Children and Youth
At St. Matthew’s, children and youth are warmly welcomed and incorporated into many aspects of our life together. Children here find they are enough, seen and valued and have something to give the world.
During the school year, Church School meets during our 10 am worship service and provides for both activities-centered learning about the Bible and our Christian faith, and a weekly experience of worship and communion.
Children in kindergarten through 7th Grade begin worship with their families, move to Church School after the reading of the lessons, and return for communion.
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St. Matthew's is proud to be part of Joint Youth Ministries which includes youth from St. Matthew's and Wilton Presbyterian Church.
We have three different youth groups:
6th and 7th Grade Youth Group
One Tuesday a month, from 6 to 7:30 pm
6th and 7th Grade Youth Group meets for a snack and a variety of activities that are fun, build community, and nurture our youth in their f…
St. Matthew's 8th graders are invited to receive the sacrament of confirmation. It is a time when the confirmands reaffirm the promises that were made for them when they were baptized and receive the laying on of hands by the bishop. Each confirmand makes an individual choice whether or not to be confirmed after a time of preparation that begins in September and will concludes wi…Read More »
Every Sunday of the year, children from infancy up through the age of three years old are provided a safe, warm and welcoming environment in our nursery in the care of our two paid supervisors, Lucia Sato and Kate DeAngelis, as well as additional youth volunteers.