First All Hallow’s Eve Celebration

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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…]

‘Bold bee-lievers’ buzz in for VBS

It was a week of zipping, zapping and zooming, a week of teaching, a week of learning, a week of believing. And it was very exhausting, at least for the adult volunteers who helped make St. Matthew’s  2012 Vacation Bible School a success. “It really added something to our Matthew 25 service outreach,” said VBS … [Read more…]

The Ten Commandments

Today our youth group began studying the Ten Commandments. We listened to the Ten Commandment Boogie by the Go Fish Guys and began learning our own Ten Commandments song (to the tune of “Farmer in the Dell”): “The first commandment says, the first commandment says, love God more than anyone, the first commandment says.” Next … [Read more…]

“Here we are, Lord!”

In Sunday School today we read 1 Samuel 3:1-10 and discussed being ready when God calls us, just like Samuel learned he needed to be ready when called. “Here we are, Lord, ready for your call!” Your browser does not support the video tag