Our mid-week Lenten services continue this Wednesday at 7:00 pm. The title for this series is “Luther’s Life and Faith – 500 Years and Still Reforming.” In the next few weeks we will be looking at times and events in the life of Martin Luther and his colleagues which led to the way in which we understand the faith today.
“A hungry monkey will not dance.” (Turkish proverb) Neither will a child. A child is the face of hunger in our nation, state and county. Please remember the SOUPER BOWL OF CARING with distribution of flyers on Saturday, January … Continue reading
THE JANUARY MEN’S BREAKFAST will be held on Saturday, January 21, at 7:15 AM at The Court Diner, 140 E. Baltimore Ave., Media. It’s a great way to start the day!
FIRST THURSDAY FRIENDS will be celebrating the new year at Anthony’s Restaurant January 5 at 11:30 AM. Anthony’s is located in the Drexeline Shopping Center, 4990 State Road, Drexel Hill, PA 19026. All are welcome. Contact John Stefl for more information.
HANGING OF THE GREENS is a wonderful family time to help decorate our church for Christmas and enjoy Christian fellowship. Please consider joining us on Saturday, December 17, for the decorating followed by a delicious chicken dinner and spectacular Christmas program by our Sunday School classes. Everyone is welcome.
2:30-4:30 PM Decorate the church, practice for Christmas program in Elbert Hall
4:30 PM Chicken Dinner in Parish Ed. Building
5:15 PM Christmas Program in Elbert Hall, followed by Carol Sing
Cookies and beverages will be served after the Carol Sing.
Many volunteers are needed to help with the Hanging of the Greens. Please check the sign-up sheets in the narthex to see how you can help.
Come join us for our Fall Festival on Sunday, October 16, following the 10:15 service. We will have live music by our Faith Alive Band as well as food, fellowship, face painting, and crafts. Weather permitting, we will be in the courtyard; otherwise, in Elbert Hall. There is a sign-up sheet on the hallway table or you can RSVP to Nicole Smith.
On Sunday, October 9, there will be a CROP Hunger Walk in our area, and you and your family can be part of it! This walk is sponsored by Church World Service and is organized by local volunteers to raise funds … Continue reading
SEPTEMBER 11 is Rally Day!
We welcome everyone back to the first day of
Sunday School. It will be a “God’s Work—Our Hands” day with emphasis on
the ELCA World Hunger Program.
We will begin in the sanctuary at 9 AM.
The kids will meet their Sunday School teachers and move on to
age-appropriate activities. Plan to join us!
8:00 a.m. Reflective Worship
10:15 a.m. Liturgical Worship
Faith Alive! format used at 10:15 am on the 3rd and 5th Sundays of the month.
For more details visit the Worship page
Vicar Daniel Smith begins his year of serving and learning with us in July. His first Sunday with us will be July 17th. On that day we will have a rite of welcome and installation at both services, so that the entire congregation can affirm his presence with us to lead and serve among us. We will also have a reception following each service so that people can greet our Vicar and begin to get to know him. We are looking for all our members to come and be a part of this special service, and the beginning of a new chapter in the life of Saint Matthew and our intern.