St. Matthew’s 25th Anniversary Celebration

Friday, September 9th 6:00 – 9:00 PM

Open House, Reminiscing, Pictures, Food and Drink. A casual Reception with finger foods and drinks, video presentation, & sharing of memories. Casual attire.

Saturday September 10th 2:00 – 9:00 PM

Celebration Activities. Casual attire for all event.

  • 2:30 PM Confirmation Services with Bishop Kee Sloan.
  • 4:00 – 6:00 PM Pig Roast, Picnic, Fun & Fellowship, Inflatable’s for the kids (parental supervision required), Music by Black Market Haggis (4-6).
  • 5:30 New Building Consecration. Immediately following, Time Capsule Burial in Prayer Garden.
  • 5:30 Music Performance begins in the Nave with singer, Beverly Owen.
  • 6:15 – 7:30 Celebrate The Rev. Steve Gruman in the Nave, featuring the Five O’clock Band.
  • 7:30 – 9:00 Fr. Steve’s Retirement Party in Gruman Hall, Tommy Perdue Band, food & drink, dancing.

Sunday, September 11

Services as usual:

  • 8:30 Holy Eucharist
  • 10:00 Sunday School
  • 11:00 Holy Eucharist
  • 5:00 Holy Eucharist