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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Youth Group Chicken Barbecue Fundraiser

April 7, 2021

If you like chicken barbeque, have we got something for you! The St. Matthew Youth Group will be holding a Chicken Barbeque Dinner Fundraiser on Saturday, June 19, 2021, from 10:30 am – 1:00 pm (or until sold out!). The food will be prepared by Miller’s Barbeque and can be picked up at the church,…

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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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Prayer Shawl Ministry Offers Supplies

January 12, 2021

St. Matthew’s Prayer Shawl Ministry continues to offer free yarn and knitting needles or crochet hooks for you to create a tangible sign of God’s love.  The Yarn Exchange is located in the lounge and includes yarn for prayer shawls, finger labyrinths and prayer squares.  Knit and crochet instructions are also available.  Don’t know how…

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St. Matt Masks

November 13, 2020

ST. MATT’S MASKS are now available to order! There are various styles and sizes including child sizes. The cost is $10. To have them in time for Christmas, orders must be received by Sunday, November 22. Here’s how to order your masks: Go online to https://stmatthewsofhanover.itemorder.com/sale and place your order. Our youth will be here…

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