WORSHIP

Upcoming Services:

  • Blessing of the Backpacks
    Blessing of the Backpacks
    On Sunday, August 22, all children are invited to bring their backpack to church with them. We will have a Blessing of the Backpacks at the 10:45 am service in...
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    Third Grade Bible Presentation
    Sunday, August 22 at the 10:45 am worship service in the Sanctuary. We will present all new third graders with a Bible during the worship service. If your child will be...
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    In-Person Worship Updates
    Worship with us online or in-person every Sunday. Join us at 10:45 am in the sanctuary, or via Facebook Live on the St. Matthew UMC Greenville Facebook Page. If you cannot join live, you can access...
  • Come worship with us!
    This Sunday at St. Matthew
      August 1, 202110th  Sunday after Pentecost On Line Worship and In-Person Worship(recorded from Sanctuary) 11:00am, Selected Music begins at 10:45am Scripture: Ephesians 4:1-6 Sermon: “What Gifts Can You Bring?”...

Come and worship with us! Visitors are always welcome.

Regular Worship Services

ONE Worship Service

Sundays at 10:45 am

In-person the Sanctuary and on Facebook Live at St. Matthew UMC Greenville.

Due to Covid, we are having one in-person worship service on Sundays at 10:45 am. Join us for this service combining elements of uplifting praise music and traditional hymns. A time for prayer and a children’s moment are also part of this service. Come as you are.

Read our Return to Worship protocols here.

Sunday school begins at 9:45 am. Check with the leader for any updates in meeting due to Covid.
Children’s church for K4-1st grade will be offered during the worship service.
Nursery for infant – K3 will be available during Sunday School and worship.

Contemporary worship

Contemporary Worship
Sundays at 8:45 am
[currently suspended due to Covid]

in the Family Life Center (gym)

Join us for uplifting praise music with the Day by Day praise band in this casual worship setting. A time for greeting, prayer, and a children’s moment are also part of this service. Come as you are (coffee mug optional!).

Traditional Worship
Sundays at 11:00 am
[currently suspended due to Covid]

in the Sanctuary

Join us for traditional worship and hymns with a variety of organ and choir music. A time for greeting, prayer, and a children’s moment are also part of this service. Come worship with us!

Sermons

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Music

You Can Make Music Too!

Chancel Choir

Practice Wednesdays from 7:00-8:00 pm
Choir Room (S302)
Leader: Sam Taylor

The Chancel Choir is the main ensemble leading the congregation in worship at the 11:00 am service each
Sunday morning. The group presents anthems and special music and is open to all age groups. No auditions are needed.

 

Children’s Choir

Practice Sunday mornings
Sanctuary
Leader: Jody Webb

The Children’s Choir at St. Matthew invites our youngest members ages K4-5th grade to participate in singing about God’s love for us. If you are interested in your child being a part of this very special choir, please contact Jody Webb.

 

Day by Day Praise Band

Practice Wednesdays at 6:00 pm
Family Life Center (gym)
Leader: Luke Willis

This group of instrumentalists and singers lead the 8:45 am Contemporary Worship in song each Sunday. The band presents praise songs, hymns and service music for the liturgy in modern, innovative ways. Anyone interested is encouraged to contact the church office.

 

Handbells

Practice Wednesdays from 6:20-7:00 pm
Choir Room (S302)
Leader: Sam Taylor

This 5 octave musical ensemble performs in worship on a regular basis. It is open to all who are interested.

Weddings

Christian Marriage is part of what it means to follow Christ, and integrally related to being a part of Christ’s Church. We are excited to serve as the community of faith who will surround couples with Christian love and support as they grow into this new and adventurous way of life!