St Matthew Communion to the Homebound needs volunteers to deliver Holy Communion to homebound parishioners and to parishioners residing at Kesslerwood Place Senior Living Center on Kessler Blvd., Clearwater Commons Retirement Community on East 82nd St., Clearvista Lakes Health Campus on Clearvista Place, and Traditions at Solana on Keystone on […]
Over the past couple of years, I have been asked repeatedly by St. Matthew parishioners whether the medical and education work in Kolofata, Cameroon, which began in 1990 and has been strongly supported all these years by the people of our parish, has continued despite my inability to return there […]
Our parish “why statement” explains our noble purpose as a Catholic faith community. The statement also describes how and what we do to achieve our purpose.
WHY? We answer the call to love and serve by walking with Christ.
HOW? As a Catholic community, we love God and others by devoting our time, talent and treasure. “For where your treasure is, there also will your heart be.” Matthew 6:21.
WHAT? As a Catholic community, we offer a spiritual home that transforms lives by:
--Meeting spiritual needs using God’s Word and the sacraments and by nurturing a personal relationship with Christ.
--Achieving a deep sense of belonging to the Saint Matthew Parish family.
--Inspiring personal growth and growing God’s Kingdom.