St. Matthew's Episcopal Church Maple Glen, Pennsylvania

Recent Posts

  • Annual Parish Meeting & 2019 Annual Report

    The Annual Parish Meeting will be held on Sunday, November 10 at 9:50 a.m. in the Parish Hall. Sunday school will be offered at the usual time of 9 a.m. and will continue until the meeting’s end. To accommodate the meeting, our 9 a.m. Eucharist will be abbreviated, and the …Read More
  • The Art of Discipline

    The Art of Discipline

    Discipline. Too often when we consider “discipline” we think of punishment. “Spare the rod, spoil the child,” we quote. But what if “discipline” is the process by which we become more Christ-like? Donald Coggan, an Archbishop of Canterbury observed, “I go through life as a transient on his way to …Read More
  • Rector Search Update – November 2019

    The Vestry is creating two committees, the Church Profile Committee, and the Search Committee to lead us through the transition process. The Church Profile Committee is being led by Joe Buesgen, and the Search Committee by Tim Walsh. Both are finalizing the group of members to assist with the committees, …Read More
  • Announcing our New Coordinator for Youth Ministry

    I am pleased to announce that with advice and approval of the Vestry, I have called Anthony Carrella to serve as Coordinator for Youth Ministry at St. Matthew’s. He will begin his ministry on Tuesday, October 22, 2019. I wanted there to be an overlap for Anthony to be introduced …Read More
  • Stewardship: our faithful response to God’s Generosity

    Stewardship: our faithful response to God’s Generosity

    Stewardship. God has given us memory, reason, and skill for the common good. If we would be faithful stewards of these gifts, skills, and resources we will mirror the incredible generosity of our God toward us as we engage the world around us. In the book of Deuteronomy God states …Read More
  • Message from our Associate Rector Jay Walton

    It’s been a whirlwind of a month both personally and around Saint Matthew’s. We just celebrated St. Matthew’s day where we heard the impact Saint Matthew’s has had on so many families and the community. The weather was beautiful, so we were able to sit and chat with each other …Read More
  • Message from Interim Rector Peter B. Stube

    It has been my great privilege to be invited to walk with you as interim rector in this time of discernment and transition in the life of St. Matthews. I want to propose some of the work we will do together. Teamwork: We will use our time together to hear …Read More
  • Message from our Associate Rector Jay Walton

    Merriam-Webster defines transition as “a movement, development, or evolution from one form, stage, or style to another.” St. Matthew’s is currently undergoing a major transition. Our previous rector retired after 34 years of ministry, a new rector began his term here on July 21st, and shortly, a third transition will …Read More

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Calendar

  • November 22, 2019  9:30 am - 10:30 am
    NS Gym

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

  • November 26, 2019  7:30 pm - 9:00 pm
    Arise Rehearsal

  • November 28, 2019
    NS Closed

  • November 28, 2019  9:00 am - 9:30 am
    Traditional Eucharist