Welcome to St. Matthew. Our mission is to be followers of Jesus according to our five purposes...joyful worship, healthy relationships, growing faith, willing service, and sharing Jesus.

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“What on Earth Am I Here For?” Is here!

Begins THIS Sunday!!  “A life devoted to things is a dead life, a stump; a God-shaped life is a flourishing tree.” Proverbs 11:28 (MSG) Please join us on our faith-enriching journey to discover “What On Earth Am I Here For?” Based on Rick Warren’s recently updated and expanded version on The Purpose Driven Life, we […]

Let’s Get Fired Up!!!

Sunday, September 7, Homecoming Celebration!!  There will be a parade beginning at 9:45 AM, followed by tailgating and fellowship in the family life center. Of course no game day is complete without a Pep talk from the “Coach”, rounded out by some amazing floats (the edible kind).  Wear your favorite school colors and come get […]

One of Our Own

Yesterday was a new experience for us at St. Matthew.  Seminary student Matt Lytikainen gave the sermon.  It was new because Matt is the only person (to the best of my knowledge) to deliver a sermon, who has grown up here at our church.  Matt shared the good news of Jesus, and pointed to how […]




St Matthew Lutheran Church

5125 Cascade Rd SE
Grand Rapids, MI 49546
(616) 942-9091