Shrove Tuesday pancake supper scheduled


On Tuesday, Feb. 9, St. Matthews will host its annual Shrove Tuesday pancake supper, beginning at 6 p.m. and we invite our community to fellowship with us! Each year, we plan a pancake supper on Shrove, or Fat, Tuesday to consume sugar, fat, flour and eggs before the penitential season of Lent begins the following … [Read more…]

Sloan, 78, remembered as ambassador

tim & thirza

Following several months of illness, on Thursday, Jan. 14, former alderman, county commissioner and bank president Theodore B. “Tim” Sloan died. County executive Jeff Huffman, who served alongside Sloan as a commissioner in the 1970s and 1980s, said Sloan was instrumental in much of the county’s development in the last several decades. “He was a … [Read more…]

First All Hallow’s Eve Celebration


On Thursday, Oct. 31, St. Matthew’s hosted its first All Hallow’s Eve celebration, and it was a huge success! The children who attended enjoyed making treat bags, fishing for treats, the cake walk, ghost bowling, corn hole, bobbing for apples, eating a donut without hands, pinning the mitre on the bishop (this seemed to be … [Read more…]

Smith-Arnold-Holloway Award Winners Announced

During services on Sunday, Jan. 29, the 2011 winners of the Peyton Smith, Sue Arnold, Catherine Holloway Award were announced with John and Dean Shoaf and Tommy and Cristi Hill being honored. Pictured are, left to right, Rev. Deacon Richard Fletcher Jr., John and Dean Shoaf, Rev. Bill Ryan and Tim Sloan. Pictured are, left … [Read more…]


Welcome to our new and improved website! Due to an issue with a hacker, our former website had to be scrapped and rebuilt, bringing in a fresh new design as well as new photos and content. I hope you like the new design; if you have any questions or comments, please let me know! This … [Read more…]