Spiritual Listening

Come to the library for a 2 part training in the spiritual practice of listening. The first session on January 19 will focus on learning to quiet the noise in our own hearts and minds to truly be able to hear another.

The second session on February 2 will concentrate on asking open questions that deepen the experience of listening to another.

Cook's Night Out

For those who never experienced a Chinese Buffet, this is your chance.  Tokyo 23 Hibachi is the place.  It is located in Signal Hills shopping center in West St. Paul.   Website: http:/Tokyo23.com


All are welcome!

Gun Violence Workshop

Leading the Conversation: A Communications Workshop on Gun Violence

This workshop will help us learn to speak with confidence about gun violence and legislation.

Organized by the non-profit organization, Protect Minnesota.

The workshop will include:

  •  Information on gun violence as a public health crisis and its costs to our state.
  • Current gun laws in our state
  • Gun related bills likely to be introduced in 2017
  • How to be an effective communicator about gun violence


To register go to this website

Jeff Kidder Benefit Concert

St. Matthew's will host a benefit in thanksgiving for Jeff Kidder and his music ministry at our church and in the Episcopal Church in Minnesota. Cellist Kirsten Whitson wil play six songs, interspersed with scripture readings, poems and silences. We will pray with and for Jeff and Kristen and take a free will offering to go toward Jeff's medical bills and their house fire expenses.