January 18, 2023

Children's Message

Preschool and elementary age children (and their parents) will be invited to come forward to experience a children's message and learn a song during the worship service this week. 

LYF Game Night

All youth in grades 7 through 12 are invited to a time of fun, games and food on Sunday, January 22 in the fellowship hall from 6:00-8:00pm. Friends are welcome!

Eucharistic Ministry Meeting

There will be a Eucharistic Ministry meeting in the Welcome Center immediately after the church service on Sunday, January 29. Please plan to attend this meeting If you have already agreed to be a Eucharistic Ministry, or if you would like to find out more about this important ministry at St. Matthew’s. Contact the church office if you have any questions, or would like to volunteer.

Birthday Brunch for all ages! 

Join us for brunch in the Fellowship Hall following worship on February 12. We encourage you to sit at the table that represents your month of birth. After enjoying brunch, we'll pack birthday bundles for FISH, to help the food insecure celebrate their birthday. Sign up in the narthex, or on the link: https://www.signupgenius.com/go/30E0A49AEAC2CA57-birthdayDonations of cake mix, disposable pans, canned frosting, candles, and birthday plates or napkins (8-pack) can be left in the box in the Welcome Center.

Wawa Hoagie Coupon Youth Fundraiser

Stock up now on Wawa hoagie coupons. You can get a shorti hoagie for only $4, cheaper than it costs in the store! Contact the church office for your coupons. Thanks for supporting St. Matthew's youth!

Pennridge FISH

Total donations for 2022 measured 3,829 pounds! Thank you to everyone for supporting FISH throughout the year.

Much needed items: salad dressing, jelly, canned items (pasta; all vegetables including green beans, beets, and spinach; soup; SPAM®; pineapple), hot chocolate, coffee, shampoo, conditioner, bar soap, tissues, tooth brushes, toothpaste, laundry detergent, dish soap, paper towels, baby wipes, diapers sizes 2, 3, 4T, 5T, 6T and sizes 4-7 style Pull-Ups® trainers & nighttime.

Other items needed: apples, oranges, onions, potatoes, oatmeal, applesauce, misc. nuts, white rice, brown rice, flour, sugar, ketchup, mustard, mayonnaise, dry beans, meal helpers (hamburger, tuna, Rice-A-Roni®), boxed mashed potatoes, salt & pepper, pickles, sardines, cooking oil, shelf stable grated cheese, alfredo sauce, spaghetti, shelf stable meals (Hormel® Completes), canned beef stew, ham, chicken, razors, toilet paper, Here are some other ideas on what to donate.

Church Calendar

Thursday, January 19

5:30pm Girl Scouts

Sunday, January 22

8:30am Coffee available in the Welcome Center

9:30am Worship Service with Holy Communion; Council Installation

10:30am Worship Team meeting in Fellowship Hall

6:00pm LYF Game Night


3668 Ridge Road
Perkasie, PA 18944