We hope that you will visit us and share with us through His word, music and prayer the message of salvation through Jesus Christ our Lord.
Our parish offers a wide range of ministry opportunities. Whether you'd like to learn more, pray more, or serve more, we have a ministry for you.
St. Matthew Early Childhood
The St. Matthew Early Childhood Center offers a faith based preschool education program for children ages three and four.
During the Season of Epiphany (January 13 – February 24) St. Matthew will be participating in Explore God Chicago 2019 by offering a special sermon series during these dates.
This weekend in the worship services the message series will be asking the question “Can I Know God Personally?"
Lake Zurich Expo - Saturday, March 16
Come visit us at the Lake Zurich Expo on Saturday, March 16. The doors are open from 10:00am-3:00pm. The Expo is at the Concorde Banquets, 20922 N Rand Rd, Kildeer IL
Champions For Religious Liberty Event
On Saturday, March 16, 2019 the Rev. Dr. Gregory Seltz from the Lutheran Center for Religious Liberty will lead a Champions for Religious Liberty Event here at St. Matthew Lutheran Church & School.
The Champions for Religious Liberty Event will begin at 9:00 a.m. and conclude by 1:30 p.m. Lunch is included. Registration begins at 8:00 a.m. Please RSVP no later than Sunday, Feb. 24. There is a sing-up sheet on the church office counter or email the church office.
UPCOMING YOUTH EVENTS....
Glow in the Dark Party - March 16 @ 7:00pm
Superhero & Princess Party - March 23 @ 3:00pm
VBS - June 10-14, 2019
STEAM Adventure - NEW Summer Program
Summer Kick Off 2019 - June 28th
RELENTLESS 2019 - YOUTH CONFERENCE
ATTENTION.... ALL Middle & High School Students, SIGN UP TODAY...
PRESCHOOL REGISTRATION OPEN FOR 2019-2020
Check out whats happening in the St. Matthew Early Childhood Center.
The St. Matts Purple Plungers
Pastor Blonski, Craig Taylor and Sally Henning will again be taking the plunge into Lake Zurich on Saturday, March 2nd at 11:00am. This fundraiser by Purple Plunge Inc. is to raise funds to help families in the community who are battling CANCER with their day to day expenses. Please help us by joining the team or donating to us individually or to the team.
Sign up or donate today @ www.purpleplunge.org
Choir from Concordia St. Paul, Minnesota to sing Good Friday.
The Christus Chorus of Concordia University, St. Paul, Minnesota, will assist in leading the Service of Tenebrae Vespers at St. Matthew Lutheran Church & School, on Good Friday, April 19, 2019 at 7:00 p.m.
The 32-voice choir, under the direction of Dr. David L. Mennicke, will present a variety of music at appropriate times throughout the worship service. The choir is grateful for the opportunity to present some of the great music of the Church and to witness through music as an expression of faith. A freewill offering will be taken to support the music ministry of the choir.
WEEKLY Contemporary Service @ 10:45am
Our creative contemporary service has begun! We welcome the entire congregation to experience this outreach of music and worship at 10:45am. We pray that we will achieve our goal to bring people of all ages to participate in this service and renew their faith in our Savior. Bring your family and friends.
Bible Studies for Fall 2018
Come and see what we have to offer. New studies begin in January.
St. Matthew Lutheran Church & School
24500 North Old McHenry Road
Hawthorn Woods, Illinois 60047
St. Matthew Early Childhood Center
24480 North Old McHenry Rd
Hawthorn Woods, Illinois 60047
Church & School Office Hours
Monday - Friday 7:30am-3:00pm
Weekend Service Times
Saturday Evening: 5:30pm
Sunday: 8:00am, 10;45am