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Welcome to St. Matthew Catholic Church!
If you are new to the parish, welcome! We are so glad you are here. If you are ready to register for the parish, please visit this page on our website. Don’t hesitate to call us at 704-543-7677 if you have any questions.

Moving On After Moving In
Based on the book After the Boxes are Unpacked: Moving on After Moving In by Susan Miller, this ministry is designed to enfold, encourage and engage women who are new to the community and/or to St. Matthew. It serves as a vehicle for personal, spiritual and community support and growth. Please contact Becky Malinowski for further information and a link to register at

St. Matthew is a service-oriented parish with more than 100 ministries and many opportunities to help others. If you are interested in volunteering, please contact the church office at 704-543-7677. You can find a complete list of our ministries here.

Adult Faith Formation
Whether you are interested in a Scripture study, a small-faith sharing group or something deeper, you’ll find opportunities for spiritual growth at St. Matthew all year long. Learn more about our faith formation offerings for adults under the Faith Formation tab on our main menu bar, or contact Adult Faith Enrichment Coordinator Rachel Willoughby at 704-541-8362 x 4.

Faith Formation for Children and Teens
St. Matthew offers a dynamic faith formation program for children and teens to deepen their relationship with God and grow in the Catholic faith. Learn more about faith formation for children by grade level and our exciting Youth Ministry programs under the Faith and Family and Youth Ministry tabs on our main menu bar. Or you may contact the Faith Formation Office at 704-541-8362. To register for faith formation, click here.