Green Team

Mission Statement

To reveal the connection of our congregation and community to God’s presence in the natural world, by fostering a culture of environmental reflection, engagement and stewardship

Upcoming Events

  • Saturday, May 8th, 9-11am: Save the Environment of Moorestown (STEM) for a Natural Area Care Trail Cleanup, South Valley Woods (behind South Valley Elementary School). This is a great service project for ages 9+, seniors and confirmands/mentors
  • Saturday, May 22nd, 10am-12pm: New Jersey Farmers Against Hunger for a Summer Gleaning at Specca Farms (Springfield Township). This is a great service project for all ages, including families, seniors and confirmands/mentors. 

Eco Tip of the Month

Food Tip
Worldwide meat production releases more greenhouse gas emissions than the entire transportation sector combined (Source: UN Environment Program). Start small by eliminating meat one day per week, or challenge yourself by taking a week-long vegetarian pledge.

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Green Team

“Take action, for it is your duty, and we are with you; be strong, and do it.” – Ezra 10:4 In “The Book of Hope,” the famous naturalist Jane Goodall (Celadon Books, co-written with Douglas Abrams)...

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Allelujah! We were gifted a beautiful day for the blessing of the pollinator garden on the 5th anniversary of its installation, and in celebration of the 52nd Earth Day.  Many thanks to those...

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“The one who plants and the one who waters have a common purpose, and each will receive wages according to the labor of each.” —1 Corinthians 3:8 A major part that each of us can play in protecting...

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Spotted Lanternflies

This year, you can make a difference! Our focus for 2022 is endangered species, and the role each of us plays as protector of all in God’s creation. One way that species native to a certain area...

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“So God created the great sea monsters and every living creature that moves, of every kind, with which the waters swarm, and every winged bird of every kind. And God saw that it was good.” Genesis...

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Green Team Updates October 2021

“There is nothing small in the service of God.”— St. Francis de Sales A beautifulSunday spent in the shade of the sycamore tree in our Grove was the perfect setting for our first event of the...

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GREEN TEAM

Did someone say “Art Contest ?!?!” Sunday School parents – looking for something to keep the kids occupied until school starts? Well look no further! The Green Team is partnering with the GreenFaith...

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You Can Be An Environmental Superhero!

The Green Team hopes that many-young at heart as well as the Sunday School families-tuned in to watch and hear our virtual program in celebration of Earth Day. Some of the children dressed up in...

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Green Team Update May 2021

Almost everyone is familiar with the story of “Superman.” In the original DC Comics series that debuted in 1938, Superman is sent as a child by his parents to Earth from his doomed home planet of...

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Photo Galleries

Children’s Pollinator Garden
NJ Farmers Against Hunger Event
Meatless Monday Potluck Dinner

Sunday Worship

9:30AM In-Person & Live Streaming Worship. View bulletin & YouTube worship link.
10:30AM Fellowship Time
11AM Congregational Activity Time

318 Chester Avenue, Moorestown, NJ 856-235-2055 • stmatthew@stmatthew-lutheran.org

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Mission Statement

Saint Matthew Lutheran Church is a community of disciples reaching out through Christ in loving worship, witness, and service.