St. Matthew's Episcopal Church Maple Glen, Pennsylvania

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  • Readings and Reflections for the Seventh Sunday after the Epiphany

    Genesis 45:3-11, 15 1 Corinthians 15:35-38,42-50 Luke 6:27-38 Dear Friends,   The reading from Genesis contains the dramatic moment when Joseph, who was sold into slavery by his own brothers, is reunited with them perhaps decades later in the land of Egypt.  He has risen to power and they are at Joseph’s …Read More
  • Readings and Reflections for the Sixth Sunday after the Epiphany

    Jeremiah 17:5-10 1 Corinthians 15:12-20 Luke 6:17-26 Psalm 1 Dear Friends,   Jeremiah echoes the Old Testament Wisdom tradition of “Blessing and Curse.”  Those who trust in themselves alone have removed themselves from the sustaining grace of God, who blesses those who trust in the Lord. The prophet also notes the …Read More
  • Readings and Reflections for the Fifth Sunday after the Epiphany

    Isaiah 6:1-8, [9-13] 1 Corinthians 15:1-11 Luke 5:1-11 The call of the prophet Isaiah in chapter 6 takes place in response to a vision in which Isaiah sees the throne of God.  The contrast between the holiness and glory of the divine presence and his own not so holy and glorious existence …Read More
  • Readings and Reflections for the Fourth Sunday after the Epiphany

    Jeremiah 1:4-10 1 Corinthians 13:1-13  Luke 4:21-30  Psalm 71:1-6 Dear Friends, Jeremiah resists the call of God upon him, saying, “I am only a boy…I don’t know how to speak.”  But the Lord who has always known him has consecrated and appointed him, and promises to be with Jeremiah in this …Read More
  • Readings and Reflections for the Third Sunday after the Epiphany

      Nehemiah 8:1-3, 5-6, 8-10 ·  1 Corinthians 12:12-31a ·  Luke 4:14-21 · Dear Friends, · The Book of Nehemiah celebrates the rediscovery of the the law given by Moses to Israel.  As the people of Israel return from physical captivity in Babylon to rebuild Jerusalem, a renewed understanding of their covenant with God is given them by …Read More

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Calendar

  • February 21, 2019  9:00 am - 9:30 am
    NS Gym

  • February 21, 2019  9:00 am - 9:30 am
    Morning Prayer

  • February 21, 2019  7:30 pm - 8:30 pm
    Discovery Bible Study

  • February 21, 2019  7:30 pm - 9:00 pm
    Adult Choir
    Choir Room

  • February 22, 2019  9:00 am - 9:30 am
    NS Gym

  • February 24, 2019  7:45 am - 8:30 am
    Traditional Eucharist

  • February 24, 2019  9:00 am - 10:00 am
    Holy Eucharist

  • February 24, 2019  9:00 am - 10:00 am
    Forum
    Parish Hall

  • February 24, 2019  9:00 am - 10:15 am
    Sunday School

  • February 24, 2019  10:00 am - 10:30 am
    Coffee Hour
    Parish Hall

  • February 24, 2019  10:30 am - 11:30 am
    Holy Eucharist

  • February 24, 2019  6:00 pm - 8:00 pm
    Youth Dinner Church

    Dinner Church is a monthly offering where diocesan youth can come together to enjoy a meal, celebrate the Eucharist, and engage in a youth only conversation about tough topics in a safe and loving environment. This moveable feast will be hosted by a different parish in the diocese each month so that youth can get a glimpse into each other's lives, understand our similarities and differences, and share our love of God with each other.

  • February 25, 2019
    NS Conferences

  • February 25, 2019  9:00 am - 10:00 am
    NS Music

  • February 25, 2019  12:45 pm - 2:15 pm
    NS Kids in Motion

  • February 25, 2019  1:00 pm - 2:00 pm
    NS Music

  • February 26, 2019
    NS Conferences

  • February 26, 2019  9:00 am - 10:00 am
    NS Music

  • February 26, 2019  10:00 am - 2:30 pm
    Knitwits Craft Group
    Parish Hall

  • February 26, 2019  12:45 pm - 2:15 pm
    NS Kids in Motion

  • February 27, 2019
    NS Conferences

  • February 27, 2019  12:00 pm - 2:00 pm
    Montgomery Deanery Clericus Meeting

  • February 27, 2019  7:30 pm - 9:00 pm
    Arise Rehearsal