Donors Needed for Blood Drive

April 15, 2021

Thursday April 29, 2021, 12:00 – 5:30 p.m. in Fellowship Hall This will be our largest Red Cross blood drive yet!  Our goal is to schedule 53 donors, including 10 “Power Red” donors.  The whole blood donation process takes about 1 hour, while a “Power Red” donation takes about 1 ½ hours. If you have…

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Communion Now Offered Online

April 14, 2021

We are offering online worship participants to join in the sacrament of Holy Communion. With each service posted, we will provide instructions on how to prepare the elements for worship. You may use your own wine or grape juice together with bread or crackers. You can place the bread on a plate and either have…

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Mid-Week Bible Study on Wednesdays

April 14, 2021

This spring the pastors will take turns leading a Wednesday Bible Study discussion on the scripture readings designated for the upcoming Sunday. We will meet in person at 10:30 a.m. and by Zoom at 7:00 p.m. Please e-mail the office at info@stmattlutheran.org or call 717-637-7101 to sign-up.

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Women of the ELCA Day of Renewal

April 14, 2021

Women of the Evangelical Lutheran Church in America “Day of Renewal”  will be held on Saturday, May 8, 2021, 9:30 a.m. – 2:30 p.m. Registration is 9:00-9:30 am with refreshments available upon arrival. The day is sponsored by the Women of the ELCA, Lower Susquehanna Synodical Women’s Organization. We will meet at Camp Nawakwa, the…

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Council of Churches Seeking Administrative Assistant

April 14, 2021

Hanover Area Council of Churches is looking for a part-time (up to 30 hrs. weekly) Administrative Assistant who will report to the Executive Director. This is a Monday to Friday position. Office hours are 7 am to 1 pm. Schedule to be determined with Executive Director. In addition to all general office and reception duties.…

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Discovery Place Registration Continues

April 14, 2021

Discover Place Preschool is continuing to register children for the 2021-2022 Preschool Year.  ALL of our usual classes are being offered, including our afternoon 4s class and our Pre-K class geared for older 4 year-old children not yet ready for Kindergarten this fall.  Don’t wait to register – ensure your child’s spot in the class…

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Scholarship Applications Available

April 14, 2021

Scholarship applications for St. Matthew scholarships are available in the church office and on the church website at by following Scholarship Guidelines and Applications under the Education tab on the main navigation menu.  General college scholarships, a music scholarship and scholarships for anyone pursuing a Christian vocation are all there for you to apply for.…

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Caring Cupboard Available to All

April 13, 2021

The Caring Cupboard is now here and open for business. Our Caring Cupboard is a small cabinet which will serve as a pantry containing canned and other non-perishable food items and paper products available to anyone in the congregation and/or community who may need what will be stored there. The idea is simple. Everyone is…

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New Member Classes Beginning

April 11, 2021

If you are interested in finding out more about the ministry and fellowship of St. Matthew or are interested in becoming a member of this community of faith, a New Member orientation will be held on Monday, April 12, via Zoom at 7:00 p.m.  The topic of Lutheran history, the Sacraments and the interpretation of…

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“Loving Jesus” Book Study

January 12, 2021

Pastor David will be leading a discussion group on a book entitled, “Loving Jesus,” by Mark Allan Powell. The book invites us to fall in love with Jesus all over again. Powell reminds us how loving Jesus is and how love worthy we are by God’s grace. His book rejuvenates our faith and outreach by…

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