Adult Class on the Words of Jesus Begins September 6 at 9:45 a.m.

Pastor Zumwalt leads a new book study on “Jesus: A Study on the Words of Matthew, Mark, Luke, and John” beginning on Sunday, September 6, at 9:45 a.m. in the McSwain Center (for social distancing).

This study guide serves as an excellent companion to the Lutheran Study Bible from Concordia Publishing House.

We have ordered 20 copies. They are being sold at the reduced rate of $13 each. If you would like to reserve a copy, please email We will offer an opportunity to watch the class on Zoom for those who cannot be present in the room.

A digital copy can be ordered directly from at the full price.

For more information about the Lutheran Study Bible:


St Matthew's Pastor Sam Zumwalt


The Rev. Dr. Samuel Zumwalt has worked in churches for 44 years and in May 2020 celebrated the 39th anniversary of his ordination to the holy ministry. He is a member of the Society of the Holy Trinity ( In 2004, Pr. Zumwalt moved with his family to Wilmington from Texas, where he served for 23 years as pastor of small, midsize, and large congregations.