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Jan/Feb Services

In addition to regular Saturday Vespers (5:00pm) and Sunday Divine Liturgy (9:30, 9:15 Hours) services, we will hold the following services:  Divine Liturgy for Theophany with Blessing of Water,  Wednesday 6   January, 10:00 am Due to COVID concerns we can not allow bottles to be brought from home to be filled.   We will provide bottles of Holy […]

December Services

In addition to regular Saturday Vespers (5:00 pm) and Sunday Divine Liturgy (9:30, 9:15 Hours) Services we will hold the following services: Thursday,  24 December – Divine Liturgy for Christmas,      5:00 pm Thursday , 31 December – Divine Liturgy for Circumcision, 5:00 pm To request permission to attend any Vespers or Divine Liturgy services, […]

Raffle Results

ICON RAFFLE: After liturgy on the Feast of St. Matthew, the icon raffle drawing was held. The winner was Tina L. Congrats to Tina! Sincere appreciation to everyone who participated in this fundraiser during this unusual year. Your support has been wonderful. God has guided us and allowed for the fundraiser to be successful. We are […]

GRASSROOTS– 2020 Holiday Giving

GRASSROOTS – 2020 HOLIDAY GIVING –  Our church has for many years provided a Giving Tree to support Grassroots in their Holiday Wish campaign that traditionally provides gifts for about 80 families including more than 100 children.  This year due to COVID-19 they are having a GIFT CARD ONLY HOLIDAY GIVING DRIVE.  Gift cards in $10, $20, $25 and $50 […]

** Liturgy – Update!

Dear Members in Christ,             As you are aware, the COVID numbers in Maryland, as well as the rest of the country, have turned around and are again on the upswing.  Governor Hogan has just recently started to impose tighter restrictions on groups of activities, particularly restaurants, bars and other indoor gatherings.             Here at […]

Salmon Dinner

We are happy to offer our Annual Salmon Dinner, COVID Edition, as a curbside pickup on Saturday, December 12, 2020 from 5:30 – 7:00pm.  The cost for your meal will be $20. It includes Choice of Salmon with a bourbon, brown sugar & orange juice glaze   OR Salmon with extra virgin olive oil, lemon juice & oregano with […]

November Services

In addition to our Saturday Vesper and Sunday Divine Liturgy services we will be having the following:  NOVEMBER HOLY DAY SERVICES: Monday, 16 November – Feast Day of St. Matthew, Divine Liturgy, 10:00 am Saturday, 21 November – Entrance of the Theotokos, Divine Liturgy, 10:00 am  To request permission to attend Vespers or Divine Liturgy, […]

Festival Crafts for Sale!

In keeping with our Festival Spirit, we are offering some beautiful new 2020 crafts by our fabulous team Debbie & Bill H. Please take a look – perfect for some early Christmas shopping! Just contact Denise (  to reserve your selections and to arrange payment & pickup. . Hand Sanitizer & Case – $12 each Snap […]

Icon Raffle 2020!

Announcing our 2020 Icon Raffle Wayne has written this beautiful ‘Crucifixion of Christ’ icon for our annual icon raffle. Please consider purchasing some tickets to help support St. Matthew’s and keep a festival tradition going! Please select the link below to view the icon and raffle details. Icon Raffle 2020