We have been working on a SMC video production all summer: “WE WILL WITH GOD’S HELP.” We are so excited, that we want to share it with our entire church family. Come to the gala premiere night this Saturday, September 23, and our celebration dinner! Walk our “red carpet” at 5PM (complete with a photo … More Free Dinner this Saturday!!
This year, we are going to try something a little different – we will hold our pet blessing during the 10 o’clock service. It should be a very spirited service! Our Pet Food Pantry folks will be on hand offering special treats for dogs and cats. If you prefer a quieter service, or are allergic … More Pet Blessing October 1st
Beloved of God, What a great blessing it was to welcome our Church School children back into our midst this past Sunday! There was a real air of joy and excitement as we gathered once again, and I look forward to a wonderful year of Christian Formation ahead! I prefer to use the term “formation” … More Christian Formation Is Lifelong!
The parish choir of St. Matthias’ Church has emerged as one of the premier church choirs in our region. With a membership of 18 (and growing), the ensemble is fortunate to be able to sing some of the Church’s greatest music. Our FIRST FALL REHEARSAL is Wednesday, September 6 from 6:30 to 8:00PM in the … More Choir Call!
This fall promises to be a busy one at the corner of Maple and Main. Grab your calendars, and open those apps, we have a lot of events for you and your family to enjoy. SUNDAY, SEPTEMBER 10 | Rally Sunday at 8 and 10AM (Sunday School Resumes, Choir Returns, Potluck Luncheon at 11:15.) SUNDAY, … More MARK YOUR CALENDARS!
Close to thirty members and friends spent a superb summer weekend in Allegany State Park. Mother Ann and Jason traveled down to lead Worship in the Woods. The trip has quickly become a favorite tradition for many, and plan are already in the works for 2018!
By Janet Schack Stewardship of ENERGY: Virtually all faith traditions teach stewardship of life-supporting natural resources. Wise energy use also supports good financial stewardship of congregational funds. Our congregation, through energy efficiency in our house of worship, and in our members’ businesses and homes can help protect the earth for future generations. Throughout this month we … More Stewardship of your ENERGY!
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