What's Happening in our Local Community

September

Saturday, September 21st - Lutheran World Relief Quilting Day #2 Can you tie a knot? Then we need You! You are cordially invited to: Lutheran World Relief Quilting Day #2 9 am to Noon (drop-in) at Ascension Lutheran Church, 2911 Libal Street in Green Bay. All ages are welcome! Mary Ann Haakonson from St. Matthew's Parish has served for years as a sewer in the quilting group at Ascension Lutheran Church. Questions? Contact event hostess Amanda Hatton 920-770-4116 or Sandy Marotz 920-562-3892

Saturday, September 21st - Spaghetti Dinner Parishioners and their families are invited to a spaghetti dinner at 5:30 pm in the church hall. It's our way as the staff of saying "thank you" to the parish. Please bring a dessert. 

Monday, September 23rd - Interfaith Prayer Service for Season of Creation 7:00 pm at West Side Moravian Church, 1707 S Oneida St in Green Bay. This event is part of the global movement for the Season of Creation, an annual month-long season extending from September 1 through October 4. All are invited to pray and take action for our common home. COME AND CELEBRATE WITH US! Social to follow.

Wednesday, September 25th - Feed My Starving Children Fundraiser Sponsored by Culver's. Stop in between 4:00 pm and 9:00 pm at either Culver's location (991 Hansen Rd in Ashwaubenon and 1330 West Mason St in Green Bay) and 10% of all sales we be donated to Feed My Starving Children's Green Bay MobilePack.

Saturday, October 5th - Electronics Recycling Event 8:00 am to Noon at West Side Moravian Church, 1707 S Oneida St in Green Bay. Recycle anything with a plug! Just pull up and we will unload your car! Rain or shine come out to recycle. All proceeds benefit JOSHUA.

Friday, October 11th - JOSHUA's 15th Annual Banquet at the Swan Club in De Pere. Doors open at 5:00 pm. Join us to celebrate our 15th year anniversary of "Doin' Justice"! The evening will include a stunning silent auction, clergy cake off, raffle, cash bar, and so much more! We are pleased to announce that Steve Meyer will be our keynote speaker for the evening. For more details or to buy your banquet tickets today - visit www.joshua4justice.org, call 920-362-1511, or stop by the St. Matthew Parish Office during normal business hours. 

Tuesday, October 15th - Annual Solemn Enrollment Ceremony with Fr. Patrick Beno St. Agnes Catholic Church, 1484 9th Street, Green Bay WI at 6:00 pm. All Catholics are invited to join the Confraternity of the Most Holy Rosary Members promise to pray 3 rosaries weekly; Unite with countless members & saints in praying for each other’s intentions. Attendance at the ceremony is not required for membership. Homebound are encouraged to enroll. Please pre-enroll: Contact Mary at hrsgbd@gmail.com or call/text (920)676-9750