Church News

Essays on Patriotism Sought (Nov. 5)
Posted October 15, 2017

America’s president and citizens are having a conversation about patriotism as it relates to our United States flag and national anthem. In honor of Veterans Day, children ages 10-15 are invited to write a 300-word explanation about what it means to be a patriot. The explanations are due on or before Sunday, Nov. 5, to any member […]


Volunteers Needed to Collect Recyclables (Oct. 28)
Posted October 15, 2017

The Committee on Church and Society is seeking volunteers to collect recyclables in preparation for the scheduled City of Greensboro pickup day – every other Friday beginning Oct. 28. “In addition to reducing consumption/reusing materials and in lieu of purchasing new ones, recycling is an important, easy step toward a more sustainable future. United Methodists are encouraged to participate […]


Joint Worship Service (Oct. 29)
Posted October 15, 2017

A joint worship service will be held Sunday, Oct. 29, at 10 a.m. Please mark your calendar.


October is Stewardship Month
Posted October 15, 2017

The theme for this year’s Stewardship Month is “Equipped for God’s Work.” Poster Boards with Stewardship Cards are located at each entrance of the church. Please complete a card with your commitment for 2018 and place it in a collection tray by Sunday, Oct. 29. On Sunday, Nov. 5, all cards will be blessed by the pastor.


Acolytes Needed
Posted October 1, 2017

Acolytes, ages 10 and older, are needed for both worship services, 8:30 a.m. and 11 a.m. The greatest need is for the 8:30 a.m. service. Please encourage your children to become a part of this great ministry.


Scouts’ Popcorn Fundraiser (Now thru Nov. 12)
Posted October 1, 2017

Ready for some delicious Trail’s End Popcorn? This tasty treat is available through members of Cub Pack and Boy Scout Troup 441, through Nov. 12. Your purchase will support character building and leadership development in young males as well as contribute to the development of  responsible citizens in our communities. Don’t delay; purchase today!


Wanted: Book Lovers
Posted September 24, 2017

If you love to read and discuss books, join the new SMUMC Book Club! The first book for consideration is Zora Neale Hurston’s “Their Eyes Were Watching God.” Contact Cynthia McCain or Carolyne Burgman for details.


Roller Skating Outing Children’s Ministry (Oct. 15)
Posted September 24, 2017

The Children’s Ministry invites SMUMC children to a roller skating outing at Skateland USA North on Saturday, Oct. 15, 2-4 p.m. To participate, contact Ronica Edgerton at dyansemaj@gmail.com for confirmation by Saturday, Oct. 7. Skateland USA North is located at 3801 N. Church Street, Greensboro, NC 27405.


After-School STEM and Robotics Program (Sept. 28)
Posted September 24, 2017

Youth, if you are interested in learning how to program robots, the Saint Matthews After-School STEM and Robotics Program is for you! The program will start back on Thursday, Sept. 28, and will meet every Thursday through the spring, from 6-7 p.m. It is open to youth ages 7-14, and there is no fee to participate. In […]


New Adult Sunday School Class Begins Oct. 1
Posted September 24, 2017

Beginning Sunday, Oct. 1, a new adult Sunday School class will convene at 9:30 a.m. in the Ladies Lounge. Each session will provide opportunities for in-depth discussions on how to relate messages from scripture to real events occurring in the world today. If you are searching for deeper meaning and finding hope in the world’s chaos, join Mrs. […]



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