Thanks to everyone who joined us for our annual “Church in the Park” worship service! Several dozen members gathered on a gorgeous morning for worship, fellowship, and fabulous food at Emery Park. Special thanks to Christy Shafer for helping organize this event!
We hope you’ll make plans to join us on Sunday, July 16 for a special service at Emery Park. We’ll meet at 10:30 in South Wales to celebrate Holy Eucharist. A picnic will follow. We will meet at Shelter #21. For a detailed map click here. Hotdogs and hamburgers will be provided. (Would anyone be … More Join Us July 16 for Church in the Park
Kick-Off— February 24, 2019 Conclusion—Monday February 24, 2020 O Lord, whose holy apostles have taught us that as members of your body we all have our part to play in the whole life of your Church, we thank you for this work which you have given us to do together; and we pray you to … More A Walk through Time
Brother/Sister Can You Spare Some Time? As of the present time, we are scheduled to have three families from 6/30 – 7/7. Check your calendar, and keep your eye out for a separate e-mail in the next few days with opportunities to sign up and help out. This ministry of outreach is a gift and … More Family Promise Week
Bet you didn’t know that the Bible has something to say about investments! “Invest in seven ventures, yes, in eight; you do not know what disaster may come upon the land” Ecclesiastes 11:2. Now, keep in mind that Solomon, King David’s son and a pretty smart guy, wrote Ecclesiastes. He was renowned for not only his … More Stewardship of Your Possessions
We have your lunch or dinner covered this weekend! Stop by the church at the corner of Maple and Main for some fantastic sausage. Whether you’ll be attending the Roycroft Festival, or just passing through town, we hope you’ll support us. Saint Matthias’ members will be grilling delicious food Saturday and Sunday from 10AM-5PM. Your purchases will help support our ministry … More Sausage Sale This Weekend!
Parish Camping Trip July 28-30 Last Call for Campers! 2nd Annual St. Matthias camping trip is scheduled for July 28-30 at Allegany State Park. No experience or dried food needed. We’ll be camping in the “Red House Loop B”. Contact Lou Shafer for details (906.9017). If you’d like to make a reservation, do so ASAP. … More Last Call for Campers
Beloved of God, With the Feast of Pentecost and Holy Trinity Sunday behind us, we enter fully into what has been called the “long, green, growing season” of Pentecost as I mentioned last week. It is a time, among other things, to step back, to rest and relax, to rediscover or recapture some fun in … More Come to the Garden
You’ll want to join us for the final Evensong of the spring semester, Sunday May 21st at 4 p.m. The adult choir has a lovely afternoon service planned highlighting anthems by two award-winning 21st century composers. Hear Rene Clausen’s stunning anthem, “Set Me As a Seal.” Clausen has directed the Concordia University Choir for more … More It’s Time for Evensong!
By: Barb Ulrich We invite our St. Matthias parish family to join our outreach efforts for our college student program. For the next two weeks we will be soliciting donations that will allow us to provide small tokens to let them know they are in our thoughts and prayers while they work to pursue their … More College Student Ministry