Video: Presiding Bishop Michael Curry: ‘This is the Jesus Movement’

Presiding Bishop Michael Curry offers a Word to the Church

Posted by The Episcopal Church on Monday, November 2, 2015

Feast of Saint Nicholas

Saint Nicholas is coming to Saint Matthew's! Join us December 6, at 10:15AM in the gym for an all-parish coffee hour. Sample foods from his home country of Turkey. There will be puzzles and crafts for children. Saint Nicholas will tell stories of his life, and Christmas outreach projects will be available for your selection. 

Vision Trip to Equador

You are invited on a VISION/FACT-FINDING TRIP to visit Cameron Graham Vivanco and Roberto Vivanco and to witness the work of Education Equals Hope in Quito.
For more information, please see the Trip Flyer here. For information about Education = Hope, please visit For more information, click here to view the Vision Tripflyer.

St. Matthew's Memory Makers, 2015

St Matthew's Memory Makers Team Update
Total Raised (as of 11/01/2015) $965.00     Team Goal $2,000.00   Percentage of Team Goal 48.25%
While the Spartanburg Walk 2 End Alzheimer's event has passed, we still have the opportunity to achieve our team goal because the fundraising window for the Walk doesn't close until December 31, 2015.  



1) Go to

2) Click on DONATE   

3) Enter St Matthews Memory Makers

4) Click on SEARCH

5) Click on St Matthews Memory Makers

6) Click on Donate to My Team

7) Follow Instructions


1) Check donations should be made out to Alzheimer’s Association, Walk to End Alzheimer’s.  The attn/memo line should show St Matthews Memory Makers for name of individual team member o

2) Place in collection plate

3) I'll deliver check donations to the local area office


November is National Caregivers' Month


The South Carolina Chapter will be presenting a conference for caregivers during November in Greenville, SC. Registration begins at 7:45AM


Aging Well Caregiver Conference

Ray & Joan Kroc Community Center

424 Westfield Street

Greenville, SC 2960

8AM - 4PM


Additional information can be found on the information kiosk across from the nursery or online

1) Click on Education Programs tab

2) Click on Calendar tab

3) Look for "Aging Well" Caregiver Conference

Singing Rooster Coffee Available

Our latest Singing Rooster Coffee has been delivered and if you ordered coffee it is available to pick up this Sunday after each service. Your package will be marked and is also available in the church office.

Singing Rooster supports free trade in Haiti and $3 from each bag sold goes directly to the Bon Saveor School that our diocese supports.  You can order on the order form in the foyer at St. Matthew's. We must have your purchase amount before we can place the order.

Contact Bob or Peggy Ewing with any questions at