Archives for 2017


St. Matthew has provided Lutheran World Relief funds for "Blanket Sunday" for many years.  Now "Blanket Sunday" has changed to "PARISH PROJECT MONTH!"  Instead of using funds for blankets, Lutheran … [Read more...]

CROP Walk Sunday, October 21

The 42nd Annual Hanover CROP Walk will be held on Sunday, October 21, at South Western High School.  Registration begins at 12:30.  The Hanover High School Steel Drum Band will be playing for your … [Read more...]


Before Hurricane Harvey hit Texas and Irma hit Florida, Lutheran Disaster Response was already on the ground to help. Lutheran Disaster Response’s affiliate is actively present, collaborating with … [Read more...]

Landscaping Project and Fund Raising

The effective use of property and buildings is crucial to the mission and ministry of St. Matthew, and the cost of maintaining buildings is a major part of our budget. Our facilities are the most … [Read more...]

Discovery Place Registration Opens

DISCOVERY PLACE PRESCHOOL is now accepting registrations for the 2019-2020 school year.  Our preschool has classes for three year olds in the morning and four year olds in the morning or … [Read more...]

Women of the ELCA Personal Care Kits

Our WOMEN OF THE ELCA continue to wrap PERSONAL CARE KITS for distribution by Lutheran World Relief in many places where basic necessities of life are needed.   104 kits were packed at our September 5 … [Read more...]

Cyber Women at Panera’s

CYBER WOMEN gather at Panera's each month to discuss the current articles in Cafe, the on-line magazine of the Women of the ELCA. You may find it at  Our group welcomes women of all … [Read more...]

Fair Trade Products

FAIR TRADE PRODUCTS are used here at St. Matthew.  When you have a cup of coffee or tea, you are enjoying a Fair Trade product!  Thank you for your continued support of our Fair Trade Product sales.  … [Read more...]

St. Matt’s Lunch Out

ST MATT'S LUNCH OUT is a time for fellowship over lunch on the second Thursday of each month.  We have no set agenda or discussion, just to enjoy the company of friends.  We will be going Italian on … [Read more...]

Prayer Shawl Ministry

PRAYER SHAWL MINISTRY meets periodically both in the afternoon and the evening to share devotions, prayer and the making of shawls. We are always willing to show this craft to new knitters or … [Read more...]