St Matt’s Lunch Out
Those interested (and hungry!) meet monthly to dine together. Location changes.
Theology on Tap
Adults over 21 meet for an hour or so of good conversation, scenery, food, and wine. Hauser Winery is a favorite. Jan Davis, our Minister of Christian Education, provides discussion-starter questions.
Caroling to Shut-ins
We share our cheer to these special people on a Sunday evening, usually the week before Christmas. Hot chocolate follows.
Group Trip to Totem Pole Playhouse
Usually one trip during the summer.
Trip to SERVV
Volunteers go to the SERVV facility in New Windsor to assist in packing items to be shipped.
A day of Bible study. An annual event for the men at St Matthew.
Family Camping Retreat
Held in the spring at Camp Nawakwa.
Mid Week Devotions
Wednesdays from 12:15-12:35 pm in the Lounge in the Administration Building.
Blessing of the Pets
Coincides with St. Francis of Assisi’s day in October, and is a short worship service on the lawn to bless our pets who bring us joy and give us unconditional love. A fun afternoon! Refreshments follow.
Hanging of the Greens
Decorating the church for Christmas. Held in mid December on Sunday afternoon with supper afterward.
Dutch Days Flea Market
Held in Fellowship Hall during Hanover’s annual Dutch Days on a Saturday afternoon in July.
Breakfast at the Manger
Held during the Sunday School hour in mid December. Santa visits for a “lite” breakfast and activities at Baby Jesus’ manger.