SATURDAY MEN'S BIBLE STUDY – Luther Hall at 9:00am
The Men's Bible Study meets on Saturday mornings at 9:00 a.m. in Luther Hall. Prayer breakfasts are (usually) held the first Saturday of the month. . . same time , same place. On occasion we meet on the second Sunday of the month.
October 13 – December 22 (but no class on October 27, November 24, and December 22 & 29.
Explore God is about having honest conversations in a respectful environment that encourages questions and authenticity. We’ll break down walls and stereotypes with open dialogue and exploration. We’ll discuss seven important questions: Does life have a purpose? Is there a God? Why does God allow pain and suffering? Is Christianity too narrow? Is Jesus really God? Is the Bible reliable? Can I know God personally?
January 5 – May 18
Proverbs [a manual for living]
A chapter-by-chapter study of this book of wisdom from the Bible. Each session we’ll explore the wisdom God reveals to us living extraordinary lives every day.
YOUTH CONFIRMATION MINISTRY
THE YOUTH CONFIRMATION MINISTRY of St. Matthew Lutheran Church, Hawthorn Woods is currently on a four-year schedule which normally will include 5th, 6th, 7th and 8th grades. The Pre-Confirmation course is expected of all students in grade 5. The three years of Confirmation instruction include Year 1 (grade 6); Year 2 (grade 7); and Year 3 (grade 8). The purpose of the instruction is to help baptized Christians identify with the ministry and mission of the church. It is also a way for Christians to learn more about their Lord and Savior, Jesus Christ, and to develop a more personal relationship with Him that is intended to last a lifetime.
Classes begin in August and run through May.
1st, 2nd, & 3rd year classes are held on Sunday's at 6:30p.m.-7:45p.m.
Pre-Confirmation are held on Sunday's 9:20 a.m.
SADDLEBROOK BIBLE STUDY
The group meets on the 1st and 3rd Thursday of each month from 10:00-11:00am at Saddlebrook Farms in Grayslake, IL. Classes resumed on September 6, 2018.
MONDAY– Lutheran Church Charities Bible Study (LCC)
“Who is Jesus According to Jesus” bible study is held on Monday's at 9:30am & 7:00pm in Luther Hall. Visit www.LutheranChurchCharities.org for more information.
SUNDAY MORNING ADULT BIBLE STUDY - Krueger Hall at 9:20am
The Sunday Bible Study - "CSI" started on Sunday, September 9, 2018.
Lesson Date Lesson Title Lesson Bible Text
1 9/9/2018 Joseph and His Brothers Genesis 37
2 9/16/2018 Joseph’s Troubles Genesis 39
3 9/23/2018 Joseph Feeds Egypt Genesis 40–41
4 9/30/2018 Joseph Forgives Genesis 42–45; 50:15–21
5 10/07/2018 The Birth of Moses Exodus 1:1–2:10
6 10/14/2018 Moses and the Burning Bush Exodus 2:11–4:31
7 10/21/2018 Moses and the Plagues Exodus 5–10
8 10/28/2018 The Passover Exodus 11–12
9 & 10 11/4/2018 Crossing the Red Sea & God
Provides Manna, Water, and Quail
Exodus 13:17-15:21 & Exodus 16-17
11 11/11/2018 The Ten Commandments Exodus 19–20
12 11/18/2018 Worship in the Tabernacle Exodus 40
13 11/25/2018 The Bronze Serpent Numbers 21:4–9
TUESDAY EVENING LADIES BIBLE STUDY
All women are invited to join us starting Tuesday, October 15 at 7:00 in Luther Hall and we will continue this study for about 7 weeks. This study will be, Spiritual Gifts-A Bible Study. The gifts we will study are: The Gift of Administration, The Gift of Faith, The Gift of Generosity, The Gift of Mercy, The Gift of Prophecy, The Gift of Service, The Gift of Teaching, and The Gift of Wisdom
For more information,
contact Nancy at 847-847-1945 or firstname.lastname@example.org.
THURSDAY MORNING LADIES BIBLE STUDY
Meets on Thursday mornings from 8:30-10:00 a.m. in Luther Hall. The Thursday Morning Ladies Bible Study is currently working through a study on Philippians 4:4-8 called Anxious for Nothing: Finding Calm in a Chaotic World by Max Lucado. All ladies of the congregation and community are welcome to join our study and discussion of God's Word.
For more information, contact Deb Kinne. Cell/Text: 224-360-2015 or e-mail email@example.com
The 2018/2019 Sunday School class began on Sunday, September 9, 2018. Please view the Sunday School page for more information.
MAN IN THE MIRROR
Men's Bible Study that meets on Thursday's at 6:00pm.
ADULT DISCIPLESHIP CLASS
Will meet Sunday Mornings, through November 18 during the Education Hour, 9:20-10:20 a.m. in the Upper Level Conference Room. This is an one-hour informational class for those desiring to study the Basic Teachings of the Bible from the Lutheran Perspective. The study is designed for those individuals seeking membership in our congregation, and is also strongly encouraged as a review for all current members of St. Matthew.
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