Father Steve Adrian will be enjoying some ‘well deserved’ vacation time in July. He will be away from the parish from Monday, July 1 through Sunday, July 22. During that time there will be no daily Masses nor Scripture and Communion Services. Please worship at one of our neighbors during that time: Assumption—Monday – Friday […]
Community of Saints School is always working to continue growing professionally and find best practices! The first week of summer included three days of Higher Powered Learning Program training with our school BLAST leadership team as we prepare to roll out school-wide blended learning next school year. This past week, the school administration headed to […]
Congratulations to Michael, Nikko, Silas, and Jaden who were baptized on Sunday, June 9, 2019, and joined our parish community!
QUO VADIS YOUTH VOCATION CAMPS July 21 – 24, 2019 Dunrovin Retreat Center, Marine on St. Croix, MN Quo Vadis is a camp experience for youth ages 14-17 to learn that nothing is more important than discovering God’s will for your life – and living it! Quo Vadis begins on Sunday, July 21 with 4 […]
Church roof replacement begins the week of June 16. Please help us with the cost of this roof. Many have done so already. Perhaps you have thought about doing so as well. Specially marked envelopes are on the table under the Icon of Saint Matthew. Give a little or give a lot. We appreciate all […]
St. Matthew’s Fall Festival, September 14-15, 2019 Our next organizational meeting is on Monday, July 8, at 6:30 pm in the Parish Center. Last year’s festival was a huge success. We welcome all who want to build on that success. Come share your ideas! We invite all volunteers! Booth Chair people, veterans of past festivals […]
Enrollment for the 2019-20 school year is in full swing, and we are excited—last year our enrollment increased over 10%, and we are hoping to grow even more next school year. We are asking YOU to spread the word, and help us with our goal to increase enrollment! If you know of anyone, ages PreK […]
Download PDF of schedule: Ministry Schedule 6-1-2019 thru 8-25-2019 Thanks for your continued help! Jan Lackner JML3242[at]aol.com
We have 24 people signed up to help with strawberry cleaning. First cleaning will be Friday & Saturday, June 21 & 22, 2019. Money earned will go toward the roof repair. A great way for people to donate their time and talent for a new roof. Contact *protected email*
On Sat. May 25th at 9am, Greg Lothenbach & Tim Dalzell are going to be painting some doors at the church. Touching up door outside of Chapel (suffered under the Polar Vortex.) Outside of Social Hall doors by parking lot. (Loaves and Fishes have taped signs on those doors). Then there are 2 new doors […]
We will be writing the next Liturgical Ministry Schedule on May 21st. This schedule will cover the dates from June 1st through August 26th. Please let us know if there are any dates you cannot serve, or any dates that you would like to be scheduled. Current schedule: Ministry Schedule 3-2-2019 thru 5-26-2019 Thanks for your continued […]
We have one volunteer to take communion to those unable to worship with us, however we need more. This “liturgical” ministry involves taking a pyx with a host from Saturday or Sunday Mass; visiting the person in their home; reading the gospel and sharing a sentence or two from the homily; praying the Lord’s Prayer […]
Fall Festival, September 14-15, 2019 Our Fall Festival will be held the weekend of September 14th & 15th. We will have an organizational meeting on Wednesday, May 28th at 6:30 pm in the Parish Center. Last year’s festival was a huge success. We welcome all who want to build on that success. Come share your […]
We invite all parish members to consider serving on the Pastoral Council. Serving on the council is a ministry to the whole parish. There are nine members who serve a 2 year term with a maximum of 6 years. We operate by consensus. Consensus decision-making is a group decision-making process in which group members develop, […]
HE IS RISEN. REJOICE AND BE GLAD. COME TO ME… IN PERPETUAL ADORATION Eight Open Hours I gave all for you. Will you give an hour to ME? Sunday 11:00 a.m. Tuesday 2:00 a.m. Tuesday 1:00 p.m. Wednesday 10:00 a.m. Wednesday 4:00 p.m. Thursday 11:00 a.m. Thursday 6:00 p.m. Friday 8:00 p.m. Saturday 1:00 p.m. […]
Roof replacement: Thank you very much for those who have contributed to the “roof” fund. We have more than one year’s cost covered with donations of more than $6,900. [Spread out over the anticipated 25 year life of the roof, the cost is about $101 per weekend.] The contract was signed in April, we received […]
Children in St. Matthew’s Faith Formation program and students from Community of Saints Regional Catholic School received their First Communion on Sunday, May 19, at the 10:15 pm Mass. Other candidates received the sacrament on Saturday, May 11, at the 4:15 am Mass.
Children in St. Matthew’s Faith Formation program and students from Community of Saints Regional Catholic School received their First Communion on Saturday, May 11, at the 4:15 pm Mass. Seven more candidates will receive the sacrament on Sunday, May 19, at the 10:15 am Mass.
For more than 130 years Saint Matthew’s Church has supported a school where children have been given a quality, Christian Catholic education. Until 2012 that school was on the parish campus. For the last seven years the school has been part of a consolidation as Community of Saints. That school recently has been able to […]
The last meeting for Rosary Society will take place on May 14th at 6:45 pm in the Social Hall. We will not meet again until the fall, and hope many members will attend this meeting. This is also the Funeral Ministry Appreciation Dinner at which Father Adrian is the guest speaker. Father Adrian’s talks are […]