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Following are some of the upcoming events. Please contact Church Office at (480) 838-7309 for more details.
Adult Christian Education Studies for 2017-2018
Several classes are already scheduled and many others are being planned. Review the list of classes available under the "Learn" tab/Adult Education. Please visit the table on the patio Sunday following the service to obtain information and sign up for classes. Bring a friend! Our Book Readers Group is also found under Adult Education.
Presentation on Resilience
Join us on Sunday, October 1st at 10:20, immediately after Service for a presentation on RESILIENCE by Dr. Vince Waldron, an Osher Lifelong Learning Institute Professor at ASU. He will share what resilience means, some qualities of resilient people, how we can predict a long and happy life, what makes a resilient community and much more. You won't want to miss this presentation on a timely topic.
Cuppa Nutter will meet Tuesday, September 26th for our September Eat Out. Meet at 6:30 p.m. at LaFamiglia Pizza & Pasta, 1859 W. Guadalupe Road, Mesa, AZ 85202. See details under Learn/Fellowship for all UMW happenings!
Regularly scheduled meetings.
UMW Morning Glories meets Tuesdays at 9:00 a.m. in C6-7. (Find their listing under Learn/Fellowship)
Next Church Council meeting is September 19th 7:05 p.m. in C4. This will be a work session for the 2018 budget. Next N.O.W. meeting is October 3rd at 6:45 p.m.
SPRC meets the 3rd Thursday of every month.
The Choir Retreat will be Saturday, October 7, from 1 p.m. to 5 p.m. Mark your calendars!
Church Conference will be Saturday, October 21 at 3 p.m. Please plan to attend.
Blood Mobile will be at St. Matthew from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. on October 29, 2017.
Coffee with Pastor Joan
Pastor Joan will be available Tuesday afternoons at Xtreme Bean Coffee, located at Southern & Butte (near McClintock) from 3:00-4:00 p.m. There may be scripture discussion, Bible Study or lively chat while enjoying coffee! Everyone is welcome.
Online Directory - Opportunity for Your Photograph to be included
St. Matthew's software system for keeping track of member data has changed. Our new system, ChurchTracOnline, is web-based. The new system allows for you to upload your information including pictures and email addresses onto the system by yourself. We will be providing details on logging onto the new system and uploading your information soon. Prior to that, we are offering an opportunity for you and/or your family to be photographed so that your picture will accompany your information. Obscure Observations Photography will be photographing members on Sunday October 15th and Sunday October 22nd in the Chapel following the 9:00 a.m. service from 10:30 a.m. until 2:00 p.m. You may also upload a photograph of your own. You will have an opportunity to purchase 8x10, 5x7, 4x6 or wallet size prints of your portrait.