Advent Midweek Meal and Worship

December 5, 2018 J.C. Frank 0

Advent Potlucks will be Wednesdays, December 5, 12 and 19 at 6:00 p.m . Please bring a dish to share. Table setting and beverages provided. Great craft every week that the whole family can enjoy. Christy Gabler and Linda Kostelnik have volunteered again to do the crafts during our Advent Potlucks. Midweek Advent Worship will be held at St. Matthew on Wednesdays December 5, 12 and 19 at 7:00 p.m.  

Native American Sunday

November 12, 2018 J.C. Frank 0

NATIVE AMERICAN MONTH OBSERVED AT ST. MATTHEW Special Native American Worship Service and Education on Sunday, November 18, 2018.   MEDINA, November 8, 2018. St. Matthew will observe Native American month on Sunday, November 18 at the 8:30 a.m. and 11:00 a.m. worship services. Franchot Ballinger, a retired professor in history from the University of Cincinnati, will play the Native American flute and discuss the role of flutes in Native American culture. Native American songs and [continue reading…]

Installation of Deacon Lindsay

August 1, 2018 J.C. Frank 0

Installation and Reception. Our Director of LGL Ministries, Lindsay Bailey, who was consecrated in the ELCA as a Deacon on June 2, will be installed at St. Matthew at both worship services on Sunday, September 23.  Pastor Karl Bierman of the Northeastern Ohio Synod will be present that day to preach and install. There will be a reception for Deacon Lindsay after each worship service. For those that are interested there is going to be a planning [continue reading…]

Friendship Sunday Blessing of the Pets

July 10, 2018 J.C. Frank 0

MEDINA, OH, August 5, 2018. St. Matthew to hold Outdoor Worship with Blessing of Pets at Buckeye Woods Park, 6335 Wedgewood Road, on Sunday, August 5, 2018 at 9:45 AM. St. Matthew Evangelical Lutheran Church, Medina, will hold an outdoor worship service at Buckeye Woods Park, Sunday, August 5th at 9:45 AM. We invite the community to this service to celebrate National Friendship Sunday. You are welcome to bring four-legged friends for a blessing during [continue reading…]

Register for VBS by May 30th

May 1, 2018 J.C. Frank 0

Shipwrecked VBS is coming to St. Matthew the week of June 18-22, 2018. VBS will be held each day from 9:00 AM – Noon! We will spend the week learning that Jesus rescues us when life gets stormy! Our day will include Bible lessons snacks games songs and hands on activities. Please register children ages three (must be potty trained) through youth that have completed the 5th grade. Registrations due to Christy by May 30th. [continue reading…]

A Change in LOMO’s Future

April 20, 2018 J.C. Frank 0

After a prayerful and deliberate time, recognizing the downward trend of camping and retreat usage, the Lutheran Outdoor Ministries in Ohio (LOMO) Board of Directors has come to the realization that major change is needed. After much research, discussion, and prayer, we have made the decision to enter into an agreement with The Trust for Public Land (TPL). Through this agreement TPL will develop a land conservancy at Camp Mowana. God has enriched many lives [continue reading…]

Easter Breakfast

March 29, 2018 J.C. Frank 0

Please join us this Sunday, April 1st for Easter breakfast served by the our Luther League youth and adult leaders in the Fellowship Hall from 8:00a-10:30a.