Church News

UMC Equipping Seminars (Jan. 13, Jan. 27, Feb. 10)
Posted December 28, 2018

Northern Piedmont District, Western North Carolina Conference of the United Methodist Church, is pleased to offer Equipping Seminars for pastors and local church officers who serve in these ministry areas:  Pastor/Staff Parish Relations  Finance  Trustees  Church Council  Youth Ministry  Archives and History  The seminars will be offered three times in three different locations:  Jan. 13, 3-5 […]


WNC Conference Delegation Listening Session (Jan. 5, 6)
Posted December 28, 2018

The Western North Carolina Conference General Conference Delegation invites you to a Make Your Voice Heard: Delegation Listening Session. Two identical opportunities are available:  Saturday, Jan. 5: First United Methodist Church, 200 N. King Street (Morganton, North Carolina), 10 a.m.–1 p.m.  Sunday Jan. 6: First United Methodist Church, in Salisbury; 217 S. Church St. (Salisbury, North Carolina), […]


Annual MLK Jr. Breakfast (Jan. 21)
Posted December 28, 2018

The Martin Luther King Jr. Annual Breakfast will be Monday, Jan. 21, 2019. Tickets are $20 each. For every 10 persons, a table may be reserved. RSVP by Jan, 11. For more information, see any member of the Committee on Church and Society, Karlah Y. Burton, chairperson. 


2019 Calendars: Deadline (Jan. 1)
Posted December 28, 2018

The deadline to submit your yearly calendars for all meetings and events scheduled for the year 2019 is Tuesday, Jan. 1. Be sure to include the date, time and location for each event/activity/item. Blank 2019 Ministry Calendars are available in the multi-purpose room and front office. All calendars should be submitted to the administrative assistant by Jan. 1. […]


Church Archives Scrapbook
Posted August 2, 2018

Each year, a scrapbook is compiled for the Saint Matthews UMC Archives that includes information about our members. The information includes but is not limited to accomplishments, awards, promotions and pictures. Please help with the preparation of the 2018 scrapbook by (1) submitting newspaper articles (with publication information), programs and pictures about our members and (2) providing a business […]