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.
UPCOMING YOUTH EVENTS....
Summer Kick Off 2019 **FEATURING THE KEN DIX BAND** - June 28th
VBS - July 22-26, 2019
STEAM Adventure - NEW Summer Program
Summer 2019 Service Schedule
Starting May 30 - August 29 Church Services are as follows:
Thursday - Casual Service, 7:00pm ** No Service on July 4 **
Saturday - Classic Service, 5:30pm
Sunday - Classic Service, 8:00am & Contemporary Service, 10:45am
THE ASCENSION OF OUR LORD
Forty days after Easter the Church celebrates the Ascension of our Lord into heaven. This year the special service will be held on Thursday, May 30, 2019 at 7:00 p.m. There will be special music for the celebration and the guest preacher for that evening will be the Rev. Channing Kearney. Come and join us!
ENDOWMENT FUND MEETING
On Tuesday, June 18, Tim Kolschowsky will be holding an informational meeting for the congregation to come and hear what the LCMS Foundation and Thrivent can do in support of our Endowment Fund. The meeting will begin at 6:00pm with LCMS giving their presentation and at 6:30pm Thrivent will give their presentation. All are welcome to come and hear what each group can offer then provide feedback. All information and congregational feedback will be taken to the Board of Stewardship and Finance to make a formal recommendation to which group St. Matthew will go with.
Celebrating Pastor Timothy Kinne
In honor of the 30 years of ordination of our Pastor, The Rev. Timothy L. Kinne, the congregation of St. Matthew Lutheran Church & School invites you to share a Service of Celebration and Recognition. Sunday, June 23 at 8:00am and 10:45am. A reception for Pastor Kinne and his family will take place in Luther Hall on the same date between services. Cards of appreciation to Pastor Kinne may be sent to the Church Office or placed in the gold box on the church counter.
PRESCHOOL REGISTRATION OPEN FOR 2019-2020
Check out whats happening in the St. Matthew Early Childhood Center.
Bible Studies for Spring/Summer 2019
Come and see what we have to offer.
Tim Zimmerman & The Kings Brass
Coming Back To St. Matthew
Save the Date... Tim Zimmerman & The Kings Brass will be at St. Matthew on Thursday, June 27 at 7:00pm.
3rd Annual Golf Outing “FORE” the Kids
Our annual golf outing fundraiser, which benefits St. Matthew School, is set for July 28. Renwood Golf Course in Round Lake will again serve as host for the event. Planning is now underway; mark your calendar so as not to miss this fun event. Hole sponsorships, team & individual golfer options are available. If you would like to volunteer, donate a raffle prize or basket, sponsor a course hole, or join in the fun as a golfer, please contact the school office.
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 8:00am-3:00pm
Summer Hours Starting June 3rd
Monday - Thursday 8:00am-3:00pm
Friday - 8:00am-Noon
Weekend Service Times
Saturday Evening: 5:30pm
Sunday: 8:00am, 10;45am