There are ample opportunities for personal and spiritual growth through Sunday School, VBS, Luther Littles, First Communion, Fun Fellowship, Confirmation, and Luther League. We also support the NEO LYO, LOMO Camps, and the ELCA National Youth Gathering. The Comprehensive Youth Ministry Team is responsible for all ministries related to the youth of St. Matthew and the community we serve. Youth is defined as all persons high school age and under.
St. Matthew’s youth group, called the “Luther League,” organizes and participates in events both locally, helping with activities at the church, as well as in other parts of the country, attending youth-oriented conferences.
The Story Behind The Blues Service Beginning with the early years of the Church and the Reformation, there has been an outpouring of composers and hymnists channeling the people’s thanks and praise of the Gospel through music. The merging of common tunes and gospel text has resulted in an ever growing choral and instruments variety of music for the Church….click here to continue reading…
Please join us for Ash Wednesday worship and imposition of the ashes on March 6, 2019, at 7 p.m. Those who desire to receive ashes come forward and may stand/kneel. Ashes are applied with the minister’s thumb in the form of a small cross on the forehead of each person with the words: “Remember that you are dust, and to dust you shall return.” For more information, please see this ELCA resource, “Why and How [continue reading…]
We will continue the tradition of partnering with Medina churches in the ministerial group as we journey together through Lent. A light supper will be provided at 6 p.m. followed by worship at 7 p.m.. This year’s theme: The Beatitudes. March 13: Medina Presbyterian, 5020 Burgundy Bay Blvd March 20: St. Matthew Lutheran, 400 N Broadway St March 27: First Christian, 4797 Sharon Copley Rd April 3: Medina United Church of Christ Congregational, 217 E [continue reading…]
Annual Spaghetti Dinner & Dessert Auction. Please join the Luther League this Sunday for the annual spaghetti dinner and dessert auction. Dinner will be served at 5:00 p.m. followed by the oh so fun and popular dessert auction. Will you be the highest bidder for your favorite dessert??? An accurate head count is important for food preparation purposes. Please sign up in the back of the narthex to let us know you will be joining us!!! – Luther League
St. Matthew families please join us on Sunday, Feb. 10, 2019, from 5-7 p.m. at Medina Skateland. Admission is only $2.00 and skate rental is also $2.00. Feel free to bring a friend! Just mention that you are with St. Matthew at the door. We’ll see you there.