One Starry Night Participate in Parish Giving Tree to Help the Needy Deanery Penance Services Join Us for Advent Organ Recital on Dec. 7 Thanksgiving Day Mass at Saint Matthew Men of the Parish: “Be Unstable”—Relax, Renew, Rejuvenate What Can the Saint Matthew Welcome Center Do for You? Click to find out how to sign up for a timeslot!

Special Event! Adoration with a Guided Meditation on Dec. 3

Our Wednesday evening Mass and Adoration will be extra special on Dec. 3!

Next Men’s Club Meeting Is Dec. 4

The next Men’s Club meeting is Thursday, Dec. 4, at 7:30 p.m. Prime rib will be served in the café.

Volunteer at Distribution Center on Dec. 6

NEW VOLUNTEERS NEEDED for the St. Vincent de Paul Distribution Center. Our Parish’s next date to work at the center is Saturday, Dec. 6.

North Deanery Annual Ski Trip on Jan. 4–Sign Up Before Dec. 15

The North Deanery Annual Ski Trip will be on Jan. 4. All middle school and high school North Deanery teens are invited.

Next Wisdom Senior Lunch Rescheduled to Dec. 18

The next Wisdom Senior Lunch is Thursday, Dec. 18. (NOTE: This is a change from the originally announced date of Dec. 4.)

Drivers Needed to Sunday Mass

The Village of Merici is a local non-profit organization that provides independent apartment homes for young adults with special needs. The apartments are near 56th St. and Post Rd. Several of the young adults are interested in coming to Mass at Saint Matthew.

Teen Singers Needed

Do you have a musical talent—playing an instrument or singing (outside the shower)? You don’t have to be perfect, just excited about music and making new friends. The Youth Mass Ensemble performs every third Sunday from September to May at the 11:30 a.m. Mass.

7th and 8th Grade Dance

On Friday, Dec. 12, from 7 to 9 p.m., 7th and 8th graders from North Deanery Parishes will gather for fellowship through dancing, playing games, and interacting with others. The dance will be held at Saint Matthew.

Class of 1980 Reunion

The Saint Matthew School class of 1980 will be having a reunion on Saturday, Nov. 29, at 7 p.m. at the home of Pete McNamara.

Wanted: Coats for the Needy

Saint Vincent de Paul Society is sponsoring a coat drive through Dec. 19. Donations of gently used coats are greatly appreciated.