Church News

STEAM Summer Camp (June 17-July 26)
Posted May 27, 2019

The Saint Matthews UMC Enrichment Board is sponsoring a STEAM Summer Camp, June 17–July 26, Monday–Friday, 7:30 a.m.–5:30 p.m., for ages 7–13. Come join us for fun, excitement, challenging education and special activities – including robotics, computer coding, science, engineering, creative writing, dance, drama, rocket firing 3D printing, swimming and educational field trips – that will be adapted to age levels. The cost to attend is $75 per week for […]


Scholarship Application Deadline (June 9)
Posted May 27, 2019

The Saint Matthews UMC Scholarship Committee is accepting applications for the 2019 Scholarship Awards Program through June 9. Eligible applicants’ requirements include the following: Applicant must be a member of Saint Matthews UMC; Applicant must have participated in one or more programs/activities of the church; and  Applicant must have an acceptance letter from an accredited college, university, […]


Eagle Scout Ceremony (June 1)
Posted May 27, 2019

The Saint Matthews UMC family is invited to the Eagle Court of Honor Ceremony for Daniel Austin Page on Saturday, June 1, 4 p.m., in the church sanctuary. Please join in the celebration as Daniel receives scouting’s highest rank and his Bronze Palm. 


Easter Services (April 18, 19 and 21)
Posted March 31, 2019

THURSDAY, APRIL 18: Maundy Thursday Service, 7 p.m., Memorial UMC in High Point  FRIDAY, APRIL 19: Seven Last Words Service, 7 p.m., Saint Matthews UMC  SUNDAY, APRIL 21: Easter Sunrise Service, 6 a.m., New Zion Missionary Baptist Church  SUNDAY, APRIL 21: Easter Service, 11 a.m., Saint Matthews UMC


Easter Egg Hunt (April 14)
Posted March 31, 2019

The Children’s Ministry will host an Easter Egg Hunt on Sunday, April 14, immediately following 11 a.m. service, 12:30-2:30 p.m. Activities will include an Easter story, games, art and egg hunt. Please come join us! 


Liturgical Arts Presentations (April 7 and 14)
Posted March 31, 2019

The Liturgical Arts Ministry will present its Spring Dance Concert at 3 p.m., Sunday, April 7, in the sanctuary. The Liturgical Arts Ministry will also present “He Loved Me With the Cross” on Sunday, April 14,  at 9:50 a.m. in the Chapel for a reflection of the events of Holy Week. 


Let’s Talk, Saint Matthews (April 7)
Posted March 31, 2019

Please join Pastor FitzJeffries during the First Sunday Breakfast, Sunday, April 7, immediately following the 8:30 a.m. service, as he facilitates a conversation on growing the membership of Saint Matthews UMC. — The Witness Ministry Membership Committee 


Bennett College Day (March 31)
Posted March 17, 2019

Bennett College UNCF Day will be observed Sunday, March 31. Please give generously through March 31 as we strive to raise$2,500 for Bennett. Checks can be made payable to Saint Matthews UMC with Bennett College on the memo line. – Higher Education and Campus Ministry


St. Matthews welcomes new pastor
Posted May 15, 2016

Dr. Henry Donnell FitzJefferies and his wife, Kathy will become members of our church family in July 2016.


St. Matthews to hold post-Easter youth event
Posted March 30, 2016

Easter Egg Hunt Extravaganza will take place on church grounds, immediately following the 11am service.