Churches in the Area

Area Churches

Click on a church name for more information about the church. If you know of a church in south Walton County that is not listed below or if you see information that needs to be updated, please contact the chaplain.

Apostles By the Sea Anglican
  • Church Name and weblink: Apostles By the Sea Anglican
  • Ministers: John Wallace, Rector; John Bacon, Associate
  • Phone: 850-588-3080
  • Email: Fr.John@ApostlesByTheSea.com
  • Location/Address: 
    • Mail:P.O. Box 611 151, Rosemary Beach, FL 32461;
    • Worship:Rosemary Beach Town Hall
  • Worship Services: Sun 11:15 a.m., beginning Aug. 12.
  • Resources:
    • Ashley Wallace organizes a support group for moms of kids with special needs every 3rd Tuesday evening at Cuvee 30A: Emerald Coast Unique Kids on Facebook
    • Fr. Bacon is a chaplain with Bay County Sheriff’s Office
Chapel at the Beach
  • Church Name and weblink: Chapel at the Beach
  • Minister: Michael Young
  • Phone:850-249-5475
  • Email: mike@chapelatthebeach.org
  • Location: Rosemary Beach Town Hall, Rosemary Beach, FL 32413
  • Worship Services: Sun 9 am/8:30 and 10 am in the summer
Christ the King Episcopal Church
  • Church Name and weblink: Christ the King Episcopal Church
  • Minister: Richard Proctor
  • Phone: 850-267-3332
  • Email: info@christthekingfl.org
  • Location/Address: 480 N. Co. Hwy. 393, Santa Rosa Beach, Florida, FL 32459
  • Worship Services: Sun 8 am and 10:30 am; Healing Eucharist Wed 4:30 pm (Communion every service)
  • Resources: 
    • Hosts AA, Al-Anon, & Nar-Anon meetings
    • Hosts Emerald Coast Meditation Society meetings
    • Hosts Caring & Sharing Board Mtgs
    • Free Yoga Wed @ 1:30 p.m.
    • sanctuary/courtyard open for reflection during office hours
    • Hosts South Walton Community Children’s Chorus
Crosspoint Church (Assembly of God)
  • Church Name and weblink: Crosspoint Church (Formerly City Reach Church Santa Rosa Beach)
  • Minister: Damon Johnson
  • Phone: 850-501-9020
  • Email: crosspointchurch.ptwash@gmail.com
  • Location/Address: 1144 N County Highway 395, Santa Rosa Beach, FL 32459
  • Worship Services: 
    • Sun 10:30 a.m.
    • Wed 7 pm
    • Resources: 
      • Pastor Damon volunteers as a chaplain with the Walton County Sheriff’s Office
      • AA meeting (men) Tuesdays at 7 p.m.
Destiny Worship
  • Church Name and weblink: Destiny Worship
  • Minister: Steve Vaggalis
  • Phone: 
    • 850-306-2550 (Crestview)
    • 850-650-6800 (Destin)
    • 850.835.2419 (Freeport)
    • 850.502.2013 (PCB)
  • Email: steve@destinyworship.com
  • Location/Address: 
    • Crestview (419 Stillwell Blvd),
    • Destin (122 Poinciana Blvd.),
    • Freeport (16019 Hwy 331 Business),
    • Panama City Beach (13300 Panama City Beach Pkwy)
  • Worship Services: 
    • Sat. 6 pm with free dinner prior and childcare;
    • Sun 9 am and 10:45 am (Destin, Freeport, and PCB)
  • Resources: 
    • Thanksgiving Baskets
    • Christmas Toys with Families First
    • Backpacks for Education (school supplies specific to school; shoes, haircut voucher)
Ebenezer Christian Church/Iglesia Christiana Ebenezer
Emerald Coast Jehovah Witnesses
  • Church Name and weblink: Emerald Coast Jehovah Witnesses
  • Phone:850-269-0550
  • Location/Address: 164 Professional Place, Miramar Beach, Florida 32550
  • Worship Service: Tuesday, 7 p.m. and Sunday, 10 a.m.
Faith Assembly Christian Church
Faith Baptist Church
  • Church Name and weblink:Faith Baptist Church
  • Minister: Dr. Stanley Durham
  • Phone: 850-835-2210
  • Email: FaithBaptistSRB@gmail.com
  • Location/Address: Temporary Meeting Site: Walton County Coastal Branch Library, 437 Greenway Trail, Santa Rosa Beach, Florida  32459
  • Worship Service: Sun 10 am
  • Resources: Dr. Durham – former chaplain with Sacred Heart; Emerald Coast Hospice Chaplain
Fish & Loaves Church
  • Church Name Fish & Loaves Church
  • Ministers: Kathleen & James Corniliuson
  • Email: fishloaves@rocketmail.com
  • Location/Address: 
    • Physical: 84 Veterans Rd., Santa Rosa Beach
    • Mailing: 24 N Magnolia Ct Freeport, Fl 32439
  • Worship Services: Sun 1:30 pm
  • Resources: 
    • Give out groceries to neighborhood/local homeless only on Sat at 9 a.m
    • Hot meal follows Sun worship
    • Building a commercial kitchen to start back up a meals on wheels program for seniors.
Good News UMC
  • Church Name and weblink: Good News UMC
  • Minister: Brad Goode
  • Phone: 850-622-9191
  • Email: info@goodnewsumc.net
  • Location/Address: 4747 Hwy 98 W (3 mi. east of SH Hospital)
  • Worship Services: Sun 8:45 am (Traditional),; 10 am (Contemporary)
  • Resources: 
    • Food Pantry open upon request when Caring and Sharing is closed
    • Back-to-school Backpack Ministry
    • All Wrapped Up Ministries (financial/social support)
Hope On the Beach
  • Church Name and weblink: Hope on the Beach
  • Minister: Jason Scheler
  • Phone: 850-267-0322
  • Email: kristie@hopeonthebeach.org
  • Location/Address: 3834 US-98, Santa Rosa Beach, FL 32459 (8 am Beach Service at Ed Walline Park at 393 & 30A/Shunk Gulley Restaurant in weather and at 9:30 on the 2nd and 4th Sundays)
  • Worship Services: Sun 8 am (Beach); 9:30 am on 2nd & 4th Sundays (at Shunk Gulley) 10:15 am (Contemporary)
  • Resources: Mommy & Me playgroup 1st & 3rd Mon 9:30-11
Impulse Church
  • Church Name and weblink: Impulse Church
  • Minister: Yuriy Mayba
  • Phone: 850-332-3545
  • Email: contact@impulsechurch.com
  • Location/Address: Boulevard 10 Movie Theater; 465 Grand Blvd, Miramar Beach, FL 32550
  • Worship Service: 10:15 am
  • Resources: Hoping to start a Café in 2018
Kings Cross Church
  • Church Name and weblink: Kings Cross Church
  • Minister: 
    • Daniel Alvers, Pastor of Preaching and Vision
    • Sean Walker, Pastor of Worship and Arts
  • Phone: 850-797-2171
  • Email: 
  • Location/Address: 800 E. Hewett Rd, Santa Rosa Beach, FL
  • Worship Services: Sun 10:45 am
Ministerio Hispano El Shaddai, Inc
  • Church Name and weblink: Ministerio Hispano El Shaddai, Inc
  • Minister: Reyes Medina
  • Phone: 850-826-1302
  • Location/Address: The Community Church Chapel
  • Worship Services: 
    • Sun 7 pm
    • Thurs 7 pm
  • Resources: Spanish Speaking
New Day Church (Baptist)
  • Church Name and weblink: New Day Church (Baptist)
  • Minister: 
    • William Whaley, Pastor for Preaching, Vision and Discipleship
    • Jonathan Ochs, Pastor for Corporate Worship & Leadership
  • Phone: 850-419-7700
  • Church’s Contact: Online form
  • Location/Address: 
    • Boys & Girls Club of South Walton,427 Greenway Trail, Santa Rosa Beach, FL  32459
    • Mailing/Office: 427 Greenway Trail, Santa Rosa Beach, FL 32459
  • Worship Service: Sun 10 am
  • Resources: 
    • Free pastoral counseling and assistance if willing to talk about the gospel
    • have a Chinese speaker
New Life Church of Santa Rosa Beach
Point Washington United Methodist
Redeemer 30A
  • Church Name and weblink: Redeemer 30A
  • Minister: David Huffman, Josh Pool
  • Phone: 850-797-2313
  • Email: info@redeemer30a.com
  • Location/Address: 427 Greenway Trail, Santa Rosa Beach, FL 32459; Mailing: P.O. Box #2477, Santa Rosa Beach, FL 32459
  • Worship Services: Sun 10 am
  • Resources: 
    • Central mission group:Outreach at South Walton High
Resurrection by the Beach Catholic Church
  • Church Name Resurrection by the Beach Catholic Church
  • Minister: Tom Guido
  • Phone: 850-837-0357
  • Email: admin@resurrectionbythebeach.org
  • Location/Address: 259 Miramar Beach Drive, Miramar Beach, FL 32550
  • Worship Services: 
    • Sat Vigil Mass:  5:00 pm;
    • Sun Masses: 8 AM & 10:30 am
    • Daily Mass: Mon – Fri: 8:30 am
    • Adoration of the Blessed Sacrament: Fridays from 9-10 am
    • Confessions: Sat from 4 – 4:45 pm or by appt.
  • Resources: 
    • Centering Prayer on Tuesdays at 12:30 pm (Contact – Barbara Rezmer)
    • Outdoor labyrinth and Stations of the Cross
    • Retirement Home Ministry (Tues)
    • Community Response/St. Vincent DePaul ministry (Contact Sam Gibbons)
Santa Rosa Beach Community Church
  • Church Name and weblink: Santa Rosa Beach Community Church
  • Ministers: 
    • Pete Hyde, Pastor
    • Scooter Ward, Associate Pastor/Music Minister
  • Phone: 850-267-2599
  • Email: info@srbcc.com
  • Location/Address: 3524 US Highway 98 West, Santa Rosa Beach
  • Services: Sun 10 am
  • Resources: 
    • Pre-school
    • ESL classes
    • Grief Support Group
    • Community Ukes
    • Scooter on board at Gulf Cemetery
    • Pete is chaplain for SWFD and Sacred Heart
Seagrove Baptist Church
  • Church Name and weblinks: Seagrove Baptist Church
  • Ministers: Gary Wiggins; Mike Thornton (Associate)
  • Phone: 850-231-2884
  • Email: seagrovebaptist@embarqmail.com
  • Location/Address: 4915 E County Hwy 30A, Santa Rosa Beach
  • Service: Sun 10 am
  • Resources: 
Seaside Interfaith Chapel
  • Church Name and weblinks:Seaside Interfaith Chapel
  • Minister: Gary Wingo
  • Phone: For weddings/reservations, call 855-411-1557
  • Email: seaside.elwingo@gmail.com
  • Location/Address: 658 Forest Street (Seaside); P.O. Box 4936
  • Service: Sun 10 am
  • Resources: Out of town/non-member weddings
Simple Faith Church
  • Church Name and weblink: Simple Faith Church
  • Minister: Ronnie McBrayer, Garet McHugh
  • Email: ronniemcbrayer@gmail.com
  • Location/Address: 
    • Worship: 360 WRM Circle, Blue Mountain Beach Industrial Park (83 N)
    • Mailing: PO Box 4943, Santa Rosa Beach, FL 32459
  • Services: Sun 8 am (winter only), 10 am
  • Resources: 
    • Chats w/Cyndi
    • Concerts to fundraise for charities
St. Rita's Catholic Church
  • Church Name and weblink: St. Rita’s Catholic Church
  • Minister: Fr Michael Hartley
  • Phone: 850-267-2558
  • Email: hartleym@clergy.ptdiocese.org
  • Location/Address: 137 Moll Drive, Santa Rosa Beach, FL 32459
  • Services: 
    • Daily Mass Mon-Sat 8:30 am
    • Sat 5:30 pm, 7 pm (Spanish); Sun 8 am, 11 am (beginning Jul 1), 5 pm;
    • Confessions Sat 4-5pm or by appt.
    • The Rosary is prayed after morning Mass
  • Resources: Thurs at the Sacred Heart Hospital Chapel at 11:30 am, St. Vincent DePaul ministry, Preschool
The Chapel at Crosspoint
  • Church Name and weblink: The Chapel at Crosspoint
  • Minister: Charles Wilson
  • Phone: 850-267-3146
  • charles@chapelatcrosspoint.org
  • Location/Address: 1477 S Co Hwy 393, Santa Rosa Beach, FL 32459
  • Service: Sun 10 am
  • Resources: 
The Church at the Bay (First Baptist)
The Summit/Red Bird Bridge
  • Church Name and weblink:
  • Minister: Misti and Jason Townsend (Destin Campus)
  • Phone: 
    • 850-306-1900 – x108 Destin
    • 850-687-0516 Red Bird Bridge
  • Location/Address: 
    • Red Bird Bridge: 605 N. County Hwy 393, Unit 9B, Santa Rosa Beach, FL 32459
    • Destin Campus: Destin Middle school
  • Services: Harp & Bowl Prayer and Worship, Wed at 6:30 pm
  • Resources: Food pantry and delivery service (by appointment only) – Contact: Michael Townsend (601-550-1048)
The Well Church
  • Church Name and weblink: The Well Church
  • Minister: Michael Knapp
  • Phone: 812-550-0158
  • Email: thewellchurchfl@gmail.com
  • Location/Address: 
    • Sun Worship at Bayou Bill’s Crab House
    • Thurs. Worship/Mailing:11 Brook Dr.Santa Rosa Beach, FL 32459, USA
  • Services: 
    • Sun 10:15 a.m. @ Bayou Bill’s Crab House (4748 US Highway 98 W, Santa Rosa Beach)
    • Thurs 7 pm (Food & Fellowship at 6) at 11 Brook Dr., SRB
  • Resources: Video production class for kids 8-18 (Jan 2018).
Vision Church at Christian International
  • Church Name and weblink: Vision Church at Christian International
  • Minister: Tom & Jane Hamon
  • Phone: 850-231-2660
  • Email: frontdesk@visionchurchci.org
  • Location/Address: 5200 Hwy 98 E, Santa Rosa Beach, FL 32459
  • Services:
    • Wed 7 pm
    • Fri night prophetic ministry 6 pm
    • Sun 10 am
  • Resources: 
    • Each month Prophetic Healing & Deliverance Teams (Pastors Parkes) minister to people who sign up to receive this personal prayer (1st & 3rd Fri. by appt.)
    • Online Ministry Training College (http://www.ministrytrainingcollege.com/)
    • Pastor Dan volunteers with Walton & Okaloosa Sheriff’s Dept. in crisis negotiations.