St. Matthew's Episcopal Church Maple Glen, Pennsylvania
COVID-19

COVID Update

St. Matthew’s Family, No doubt, this has been a year that has stretched our abilities to be flexible and frequently change plans, but, with Jesus Christ as our anchor of hope, we take these alterations as they come and faithfully put our trust in God.  Now I must share with you another change of plans…

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Update to In-Person Worship Services

We have some disappointing news, which most of you are probably expecting. Beginning on Sunday, November 29, we are shifting from the current modified in-person worship service to 100% virtual.  As you are aware, the COVID infection rates are climbing, and we have no reason to expect this trend to reverse anytime soon. We have…

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Service Change ~ August 30th and September 6th

On Sunday, August 30th and Sunday, September 6th, Saint Matthew’s will offer in-person worship in the sanctuary at 9:30 a.m. The format will be morning prayer with music. You must register to attend, as attendance is limited. Please register here: https://reopen.church/r/MZEUeRNk As always, the primary goal is to gather in the safest way possible. Therefore,…

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Registration for Outdoor Worship Service on August 2nd, 2020

Starting August 2nd, Saint Matthew’s will offer an outdoor in-person worship service each Sunday at 8 a.m., weather permitting. The 9:30 a.m. service will remain livestream-only. You must register to attend the outdoor service, and attendance will be limited to 25. Registration link: https://reopen.church/r/MZEUeRNk(Registration is now open for services on August 2nd and August 9th)…

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Update on In-Person Worship Services – July 24, 2020

Saint Matthew’s will return to offering an in-person worship service beginning on August 2nd at 8:00 a.m. There will only be one in-person worship service each Sunday, and it will be held outside, weather permitting. The 9:30 a.m. service will remain livestream-only.  You must register to attend the outdoor service, and attendance will be limited…

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Update on In-Person Worship Services

An update on in-person worship services: Many of you were aware that the clergy and lay leaders of St. Matthew’s were considering a return to limited in-person worship services on July 19th. The primary concern as we move forward is keeping our community safe. Based upon conversations with leaders in our diocese, as well as…

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Fifth Sunday of Easter – Sermon from Sunday, May 10th, 2020

Ftr. Peter’s sermon from our Sunday service via Zoom on Sunday, May 10th. Sermon from our Sunday service via Zoom on Sunday, May 10th. Posted by St. Matthew’s Episcopal Church on Sunday, May 10th, 2020 If you wish to join us on Zoom for next Sunday’s service, please click here for details.

Fourth Sunday of Easter – Sermon from Sunday, May 3rd, 2020

Ftr. Peter’s sermon from our Sunday service via Zoom on Sunday, May 3rd. Sermon from our Sunday service via Zoom on Sunday, May 3rd. Posted by St. Matthew’s Episcopal Church on Sunday, May 3, 2020 If you wish to join us on Zoom for next Sunday’s service, please click here for details.

Second Sunday of Easter – Sermon from Sunday, April 19th, 2020

Ftr. Peter’s sermon from our Sunday service via Zoom on Sunday, April 19th. Sermon from our Sunday service via Zoom on Sunday, April 19th. Posted by St. Matthew’s Episcopal Church on Sunday, April 19, 2020 If you wish to join us on Zoom for next Sunday’s service, please click here for details.

Changes to Sunday Service

The Episcopal Diocese of Pennsylvania has issued new guidance to churches pertaining to the live-streaming of services. As a result, beginning this week Sunday services will be offered via Zoom, the platform we recently used for Maundy Thursday and Good Friday services. The start time of the Sunday service will also be changing to 9:30…

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