Ascension St. Matthew's
522 N. Homestead
Price UT 84501
[GPS directions: from Sagewood turn RIGHT.]
PHONE: (435) 637-0106
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TOUR OUR FACILITY
Sunrise behind our church cross.
The Episcopal Church
The Diocese of Utah
The Evangelical Lutheran Church in America, ELCA
Rocky Mountain Synod ELCA
The Profile link below shows see what Ascension St. Matthew's Church is all about! It contains the History of ASM, What we believe, Parish Life and our Parish Programs, Clergy Information, Financial Overview, and Overviews of the Rocky Mountain Lutheran Synod and Episcopal Diocese of Utah. Come join us for a tour.
Ascension St. Matthew's Profile.pdf
Adult Bible Study 9 am. Sunday Mornings
Sunday Worship 10:30 am [Weekly Communion].
Fellowship every Sunday following worship. First Sunday/Month: Potluck.
CONNECTIONS AND UPCOMING EVENTS
Ascension St. Matthew's has called Pastor James Locke to be our new pastor. Come welcome Pastor Jim and his wife Samantha. On July 23rd, at 11:00am, Pastor Locke will be formally installed by The Rt. Rev. Scott Hayashi, Bishop of the Episcopal Diocese of Utah and Bishop James Gonia, Bishop of the ELCA Rocky Mountain Synod. A Reception Luncheon will be held after the installation service. All are Welcome!
Vacation Bible School is coming up! It will be held at Price Chapel, 611 Price River Dr., July 18-22 from 9:30 to 12:30pm. Ages 3 years (potty trained) to 5th grade. Join the fun in the "Cave Quest, Following Jesus, The Light of the World." To enroll call Price Chapel at 435-637-5244 or go online to www.pricechapel.org
Governing Board will meet August 1st at 6:30pm in the Music Library.
Choir will be meeting July 21st at 7:00pm. We are always looking for new members!
The Women of the ELCA (WELCA), Rocky Mountain Synod, will be convening in Cheyenne, Wyoming this year for their 12th Biennial Convention. The theme is Called to Serve-Called to Give-Called to Love. The dates are September 16-18, 2016. More information on the convention can be found at www.rmselca.org/Ministries/Women. You can also contact Jan Young (new WELCA Board Member) for more information and registration materials. There are also scholarships for young women to attend.
Adult Bible Study meets every Sunday morning at church at 9:00am. Come join us!
For the July 31st Worship Service we will be doing a Hymn Sing format. The congregation can request to have their favorite hymns sung during the regular worship. There is also a sign up sheet to request your hymns ahead of time!
Christ is Risen! He is Risen indeed. Alleluia!
Office Hours: 9:00am-1:00 pm Monday thru Friday. Our Administrative Assistant is Randee Schultz
Pastor Locke's office hours are Wednesday, Thursday and Friday mornings from 9:00am-1:00pm. Other appointment times can be scheduled with Pastor Locke by calling his cell phone at 435-630-1069.
The Gift Shop is open on Sundays mornings from 9:30am to 10:15am and after fellowship hour or by making arrangements with Pam at 637-2921. NEW items are added on a regular basis.
The Power and Light children's program meets every Wednesday at 5:30pm to 7:00pm. The children finished this year's program and will resume in the fall.
Church Women meet on the third Monday of every month at 7:00pm. The Church Women will be taking a break for the summer and will resume in September.
Crafters meet on Fridays from 9:30am to 11:30am. The group is currently on hiatus.
Sign-up sheets for 2016 for flowers and coffee hour are in the Great Hall on the wall near the door (training is available). Please sign up on the sheet in the Narthex.
Formed in 1984, Ascension St. Matthew's is built on Episcopal and Lutheran foundations. We are a member congregation of The Episcopal Diocese of Utah and of the Rocky Mountain Synod of the Evangelical Lutheran Church in America. [Meet our Bishops.]