I will strive to serve at and beyond St. Matthew’s!


So, you can be reverent in God’s house and are strong enough to carry the processional cross, you can be a crucifer. So, you are attentive to detail, you can join the altar guild and learn to prepare the altar for worship and clean the vessels reverently afterwards. So, you are able to read well and have a love for God’s Word and the services of His house, you can train to be a lector or an assisting minister.

So, you know how to be welcoming to others, you can be a greeter. So, you have an eye for order and love the services of God’s house, you can train to be an usher. So, you have musical gifts and love the services of God’s house, you can sing in a choir or play handbells or another instrument. So, you have bookkeeping or financial gifts and care about how God’s things are managed, you can join the Finance Team.

So, you can cook and have a heart for those who are hurting, you can sign up to provide hospice meals. So, you have time and want to help our parish to have a successful Christkindlmarkt, you can sign up to work in some way.

Did you forget to sign up yesterday for joyful service?

Please email: dcapozio@stmatthewsch.org

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 (www.societyholytrinity.org). 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.