St. Matthew's Episcopal Church Maple Glen, Pennsylvania

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  • Readings and Reflections for the Third Sunday after the Epiphany

    Readings and Reflections for the Third Sunday after the Epiphany

    Jonah 3:1-5, 10 Psalm 62 1 Corinthians 7:29-31 Mark 1:14-20 Dear Friends, The reluctant prophet Jonah, having learned that he could not run away from God (chapters 1 and 2), now follows the Lord’s desire that he go and call the people of Nineveh to turn away from their evil deeds.  …Read More
  • Readings and Reflections for the Second Sunday after the Epiphany

    Readings and Reflections for the Second Sunday after the Epiphany

    1 Corinthians 6:12-20 1 Samuel 3:1-10 Psalm 139 John 1:43:51 The boy Samuel is destined to be a great prophet of God. But he must first learn how to identify when the word of the Lord speaks and how to respond. Hearing his name in the night, he does not recognize the Lord’s …Read More
  • Readings and reflections for the 1st Sunday after the Epiphany

    Readings and reflections for the 1st Sunday after the Epiphany

    Genesis 1:1-5 Acts 19:1-7 Psalm 29 Mark 1:4-11  Dear Friends,  The opening words of Genesis point us to the Creator/Father who speaks light into the dark and formless void. The Spirit/wind of God moves over the face of the waters and God brings forth the light and order that allow life to …Read More
  • Readings and Reflections on the First Sunday After Christmas

    Readings and Reflections on the First Sunday After Christmas

    Isaiah 61:10-62:3 Galatians 3:23-25,4:4-7 John 1:1-18  Isaiah 61 celebrates with great joy the coming vindication/salvation of Zion/Jerusalem.  Vindication, because the people of Israel will be lifted from disgrace and exile and restored as a nation.  Salvation, because they will receive a “new name” as the beloved people of God who are …Read More
  • When Christmas isn’t Merry

    When Christmas isn’t Merry

    Thirteen years ago, Christmas was a sad and lonely time for me. My marriage was over, my toddler was living with my ex-wife in another state and I didn’t really feel like Christmas was something I wanted to celebrate. I hoped and prayed for a Christmas Miracle, for my marriage …Read More

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Calendar

  • January 20, 2018  8:00 am - 9:30 am
    Men's Breakfast

  • January 20, 2018  7:30 pm - 9:30 pm
    The Sweet Sounds of Toot Suite
    919 Tennis Ave, Maple Glen, PA 19002, USA

    Bob Wagner and Company will be back for an encore performance of Claude Bolling's Toot Suite.

  • January 21, 2018  7:45 am - 8:30 am
    Traditional Eucharist

  • January 21, 2018  8:45 am - 11:45 am
    Child Care

  • January 21, 2018  9:00 am - 10:00 am
    Holy Eucharist

  • January 21, 2018  9:00 am - 10:00 am
    Forum
    Parish Hall

  • January 21, 2018  9:00 am - 10:15 am
    Sunday School and Youth Classes

  • January 21, 2018  10:00 am - 10:30 am
    Coffee Hour
    Parish Hall

  • January 21, 2018  10:30 am - 11:30 am
    Holy Eucharist

  • January 23, 2018  10:00 am - 2:30 pm
    Knitwits Craft Group
    Parish Hall

  • January 24, 2018  7:00 pm - 8:30 pm
    Solemn Communion Evening Meditation

  • January 24, 2018  7:30 pm - 9:00 pm
    Arise Rehearsal

  • January 25, 2018  9:00 am - 9:30 am
    Morning Prayer

  • January 25, 2018  7:30 pm - 9:00 pm
    Adult Choir
    Choir Room