A Family of Believers grounded in, growing in and reaching out in Christ

A Warm Welcome

A warm welcome is extended to everyone visiting us.
We invite you to join us for Sunday worship and the Sunday Education Hour.
Let us know how we can pray for you. 



Trunk or Treat and Barbeque ~ 5:00 p.m. to 6:00 p.m.

A safe and fun alternative for families with children. The church parking lot will be lined with trunks ready to treat the kids. Line-up and decorating begins at 4:30 p.m.

Supper will be available with proceeds going to St. Matthews youth programs:    Hot Dog - Chips - Pop:   $3.00    Pulled Pork - Chips - Pop:    $4.00        

Carlton County Health Fair ~ October 28 

Free screenings, workshops, exhibitors and free lunch.  Health fair from 9:00 a.m. to 12:30 p.m.  Free lunch served from 11:30 a.m. to 12:30 p.m.

Women's Retreat

Join us for some Bible Study and fellowship reminding us of the OVERWHELMING VICTORY we have in Jesus, our Lord!

November 10-12, Olive Branch Retreat Center, Grey Eagle, MN                                 $60 - Register in the Church Office.           Registration and $30 due October 29. (Remaining $30 to be paid at the retreat)

New Members Class Began October 8th!

Interested in membership at St. Matthews?  We would love to have you join our church family.  New members class began Sunday October 8th at 9:15 a.m. and will last about 10 weeks.  If you'd like more info, call the Church Office at 879-3510.

Sunday School Registration

2017-2018 Sunday School has begun! Join us! Click on Sunday School Resgistration above to register online.

Celebrate the 500th Anniversary of the Reformation at Concordia St. Paul


MN South/MN North Joint Reformation 500 Celebration at Concordia University St. Paul ~ October 29, 2017, 4:00 p.m.
Concordia University, St. Paul, along with the MN North and MN South districts, invites you to join them in celebrating the 500th anniversary of the Reformation, Sunday, October 29, 2017 with a special worship service in the Gangelhoff Center. The worship service will include a sermon from LCMS President Rev. Dr. Matthew Harrison, performances from mass youth and adult choirs, instrumental ensembles and more.

For those who would like to attend the worship service or sing in any of the mass choirs, the Lake Superior Circuit is offering a round-trip coach bus ride for $20 per person. If you are interested in attending, please contact the church office, sign-up online on St. Matthews website, or you may sign-up on the church bulletin board located in the gathering space.

The rehearsal times and locations are as follows: 1-2 p.m. Adult Massed Choir practice in the Gangelhoff Center, Youth Choir (grades 9-12) in the Buetow Music Center or Pearson Theatre, Children’s Choir (grades 4-8) in Buetow Music Center or Pearson Theatre.  The entire massed choir will rehearse at 2:45 p.m. in the Gangelhoff Center.

More information will be forthcoming about specific coach bus departure times.

Reformation Service Registration

Hurricane Harvey


Support Relief and Mercy Efforts for Hurricane Victims in Southern Texas
LCMS (Lutheran Church-Missouri Synod) World Relief and Human Care, through LCMS Disaster Response, is coordinating with Texas District Disaster Response to launch a significant and sustained relief effort in response to Hurricane Harvey. LCMS Disaster Response teams will deploy as soon as emergency officials allow them to enter the disaster zone.
        LCMS World Relief and Human Care, and its LCMS Disaster Response, already is hard at work. Please stay tuned for news and updates across an array of LCMS communications channels, including and

Text LCMSHARVEY to 41444 to give.

You can also give online and sign up to volunteer at


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Service Times

Join us for Worship this Sunday
Services are at 8:00 am and 10:30 am     & Mondays at 6:30 pm (June-August)
Holy Communion the 1st and 3rd       weeks of the month

Sunday Education Hour

All Begin at 9:15 am

  • Adult Bible Study/Family Life Center
  • Sunday School/Church Basement
  • Parents Bible Study/Nursery
  • Ladies Bible Study/Pastor Jeff‚Äôs Office
  • Youth Connect (Grades 7-9) Bible Study/Youth Room
  • Ignited (Grades 10-12) Bible Study/Nursery Classroom
  • New Member Class/Fireside Room¬†(inquire at Church Office)¬†

If you missed a Sunday please take some time to enjoy our previous sermons.


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