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 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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GREEN TEAM

Hope “springs” eternal! As we start to see signs activity outside our windows (think birds returning, plants and flowers budding, pollinators fluttering about), our Green Team and congregational...

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CELEBRATING EARTH DAY

YOU Can Be An Environmental Superhero! On April 25, at 11:15AM in celebration of Earth Day, the Sunday School classes, preschool through 6th grade will be watching an adaption of a play-via Zoom,...

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Green Team

It’s hard to imagine that it has been a full year since the novel Coronavirus upended our lives, community, congregation and society. So many things have changed that we never could have...

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Easy Ways to Reduce Your Plastic Waste

11 Easy Ways to Reduce Your Plastic Waste Today. Treehugger/Margaret Badore Although recycling can help reduce the amount of garbage that ends up in landfills, waterways and ecosystems, only a few...

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“For I am about to create new heavens and a new earth; the former things shall not be remembered or come to mind.”Isaiah 65:17 Welcome all to 2021! With the challenges of 2020 behind us, and despite...

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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. Children's Chapel (4-6th grade) following Children's Time View bulletin & YouTube worship link.
10:30AM Fellowship Time
11AM Sunday School & 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.