- Classes are offered for 3 years through 8th grade under the supervision of a teacher and aide.
- Sunday school music instruction is overseen by Cantor.
- Teachers choose one or two Mission Partners to support during the program year.
Children in grades PK–1 and 2–4 learn songs and parts of the liturgy and participate in worship throughout the year.
- Adult learning topics include theology, local, national and international issues.
We send periodic educational and faith-oriented resources to households who have a baby baptized until age 3. Once children are three, they are welcome to join the Sunday School 3 year-old class.
7th-12th Grade Youth Group
4:30pm on 2nd & 4th Sundays (check schedule)
- National: Attend Youth Gathering
- International: Bosnia Servant Trip
Vacation Bible School at SMLC
- Sponsored by Cross Roads Retreat & Camp
- Staff is certified in American Red Cross.
- Beverages and snacks are included
Youth Ministry Safety Policy
In 2012, the Congregation Council adopted a youth safety policy: “To help protect our Saint Matthew church community, this congregation strives to provide a safe environment for all children and youth, and to provide caring and effective leaders. In that effort, Saint Matthew church has adopted the following Youth Ministry Safety Policy, which seeks to protect the youth and children, the adults called to serve, and the congregation.”