Upcoming Events

December 2019

Advent by Candlelight: Awaiting the Wonder

December 1, 2019 - 4:00pm to 6:30pm
Event Location: 
Walled Lake Campus

A reminder to those registered: We will be collecting items to donate to HAVEN of Oakland County, a shelter and advocacy center for victims of domestic abuse.

The greatest needs currently are: Body Wash, Women’s underwear, Women’s Leggings (all sizes, but especially plus size), Full size sheet sets, Pots and pans, Silverware, Reusable Plastic Cups, Bath towels, Toilet paper and paper towel, Boxed cereal.

Please see their website www.haven-oakland.org/donate for a detailed and comprehensive list of specific items that they need to support the women and children who seek shelter with them.

Join us for a time to sit back and take a deep breath for the beginning of this Advent Season. Learn about some very practical prayer tools and resources for personal devotional time, or to share with your family or classroom. What is the Visual Story of your Advent? Come and be blessed to Await the Wonder - in the Mess and Margins of our lives - as we journey to the Manger...

Pancakes with Pastors

December 7, 2019 - 9:00am to 10:30am
Event Location: 
Walled Lake Campus Gym

Join us for Pancakes with Pastors Saturday, December 7, 9 - 10:30am in the Walled Lake Campus gym. Learn about God's BEST Christmas present! This event is geared for families of children third grade and under. Older siblings are also welcome to attend! Yes, Friends are welcome, too! Please RSVP your family count by December 5th. You may call the school at 248-624-7677 or email: schooloffice@st-matthew.org

Preschool / Kindergarten Christmas Program

December 13, 2019 - 6:30pm
Event Location: 
Walled Lake Campus Gym

The youngest members of our school family share the joy of Christmas with family and friends in the Walled Lake Campus gym. Join us for this special evening.

Christmas Family Worship - Wixom Campus

December 15, 2019 - 10:00am
Event Location: 
Wixom Campus

Start the Christmas season with this special family musical presentation of "CAKE - Christmas Acts of Kindness Experiment" at our Wixom Campus December 15 at 10am (note this is in place of our regular 9am worship). Everyone is welcome to hear about God's love for us!

Christmas Eve

December 24, 2019 (All day)
Event Location: 
Walled Lake and Wixom Campuses

See full Christmas details at www.st-matthew.org/Christmas

December 24 - Christmas Eve Worship

  • Prayer & Praise Family Services ("The Christmas Express" - family-friendly Christmas message with children participants & Praise Band in our Gym)
    • 1:00pm
    • 3:00pm
  • Candlelight Services in our Sanctuary
    • 3:30pm (handbells & organ)
    • 5:30pm (strings & choir)
    • 7:30pm (strings)
    • 10:30pm* (harp & organ)

Christmas Day

December 25, 2019 (All day)
Event Location: 
Walled Lake Campus Sanctuary

See full Christmas details at www.st-matthew.org/Christmas

December 25 - Christmas Day Worship

  • 11:00am Festival Worship at Walled Lake Campus with communion