Service Times: Sunday 8:00 and 10:45 - get directions


Local Missions

LINC Lutheran Inner-City Aid Coalition: Spreading the Gospel of Jesus Christ by planting and encouraging new ethnic and immigrant Christian congregations in the Houston metropolitan area.

EACEmergency Aid Coalition: EAC providing help and hope to needy families and individuals in the form of food, clothing, and limited financial support. The Clothing Center of the Emergency Aid Coalition is located at 5401 Fannin and is open Monday through Friday from 9:30 a.m. until 12 noon. Qualified clients are assisted in choosing items from a wide selection of used clothing donated by St. Matthew Lutheran Church and other supporting congregations. For more information call 713-522-0879.
Volunteers are especially needed on Thursday and Friday mornings.
The EAC Food Pantry is located next door to the EAC Clothing Center, located at 5401 Fannin. The Pantry is open Monday through Friday from 9:30 a.m. until 12 noon. Emergency groceries and sack lunches are provided between the hours of 11:00 a.m. and 1:00 p.m.. Food and funds are donated by St. Matthew Lutheran Church and other supporting congregations. For more information call 713-528-3663, extension 16. Interested volunteers can contact: Carol Burrus at 713-522-0879 or email her at
In case of an emergency, the EAC also provides funding for rental assistance. For more information please call 713-522-0677.
EAC: St. Matthew Volunteer Opportunities:  Prepare and pack sack lunches each Sunday between 9:00 – 10:00 a.m., at St. Matthew. supply clean clothing, purchase or donate food & clothing items.(Place clothing and nonperishable food items in the designated areas located in the hallway by the back parking lot entrance of St. Matthew Lutheran Church.)

Hospital ChaplaincyHospital Chaplaincy Fund:  (formerly Century Club, Houston Area Lutheran Council) – Providing support for Lutheran
Chaplaincy services, serving patients at the M.D. Anderson Cancer Center and the Texas Medical Center.

LCMS Campus MinistryLutheran Campus Ministries: Seeking and upholding a visible Lutheran presence at the University of Houston, inviting and welcoming



Global Missions

Lutheran-Womens-Missionary-The Lutheran Women’s Missionary League (LWML) with a membership of over 250,000, is the official women’s organization of The Lutheran Church-Missouri Synod. The LWML focuses on affirming each woman in her relationship with Christ to enable her to be in ministry among the people of the world. For 60 years the organization has been encouraging and equipping women to live out their Christian lives in active mission ministries and to support global missions financially. The LWML focuses on Richer Spiritual Living, Global Awareness for Ministry, Avenues for God-blessed Service.

Web LWR IconLutheran World Mission  is the global Gospel outreach of The Lutheran Church–Missouri Synod, a confessional Lutheran church with more than 6,000 congregations and 2.6 million members in North America. Our global mission focuses on church planting and leadership development in North America and around the world.
Rev. Phillip Schielke, former member of St. Matthew, presently serves the Lord as a missionay to Central Asia, based in Texas. Please pray for all LCMS missionares who are traveling, to give them safety in their travels and strength in their work.

LCMS-Health-MinistriesLutheran World Relief/Human Care is the alliance of disaster relief, self-help and human care ministries of The Lutheran Church – Missouri Synod. The mission of the Church through LCMS World Relief and Human Care is to reach out in mercy and compassion to those in need, in the clear name of Christ and his gospel, and according to the beautiful Lutheran Confession of the faith.