The Rev. Dr. Michael Shaffer, is the new priest in charge of St. Francis Episcopal Church in West Ashley.  Fr. Mike practiced law as a trial attorney for 33 years before answering the call to the priesthood.
He completed his canonical studies in the Diocese of West Missouri and began his ministry in Kansas City before moving to the state of Washington. Most recently he served as rector of the Church of the Good Shepherd in Federal Way, WA. 
Fr. Mike has five children and five grandchildren, including a daughter and her family who live in Charleston. 

Welcome Father Mike!

In The Episcopal Church, we strive to love our neighbors as ourselves and respect the dignity of every person.

Join us every Sunday at

Stuhr's Chapel

3360 Glenn McConnell Pkwy 

Charleston, SC 29414

9 am Sunday School for all ages

10 am Holy Eucharist Service

Holy Week

Palm Sunday 10 am Stuhrs

Maundy Thursday 7 pm Holy Spirit

​Good Friday 7 pm Holy Spirit

St. Francis

Sunday Service


On Sunday:

  Stuhr's Chapel

  3360 Glenn McConnell Parkway

During the week:

  Meetings and events held at 
  Holy Spirit Lutheran Church

  3075 Bees Ferry Road

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