Monday Jun 25 - Jun 30 @ 8:00 AM
Mission Possible, Sr.
St. Matthew's Episcopal Church, Sterling, Virginia – Have you always wanted to participate in an adult mission trip, but are anxious about traveling, being a plane flight away in case of family emergencies, or simply can’t take off a full week of work? Mission Possible, Senior might be perfect for you! Every day you will be exposed to different service projects, yet get to go home to your own bed! Join us for the whole week or a few days here and there. More details coming, but please let Heidi Lathrop know if you are interested! hlathrop@me.com
    Sunday Jul 1 - Jul 7 @ 11:00 AM
Middle School 2018 Mission Summer Trip to Virginia Beach!
St. Matthew's Episcopal Church, Sterling, Virginia – We are hooking up with Team Effort again this year to do some mission work, but this time we are road tripping a little closer to home: Virginia Beach! Barely a stone's throw from the beautiful boardwalks are many neighborhoods who need our help. We'll be working in different repair projects in lower income areas that need a little extra love, and would love it if you joined us! Dates: July 1st-7th; Price: $430
    Monday Jul 23 - Jul 27 @ 5:30 PM
Vacation Bible School
St. Matthew's Episcopal Church, Sterling, Virginia – Join us this summer for five fun-filled evenings of VBS at St. Matthew's. Dinner will be provided each evening along with live music, games, creative activities, and lots of fun! SHIPWRECKED- venture onto an uncharted island where kids survive and thrive. Anchor kids in the truth that Jesus carries them through life’s storms. Children ages four through rising fifth grade are invited to join in the fun. Three year olds are also welcome with a dedicated caregiver. Rising sixth graders through adults are invited to share in the excitement of leading and coordinating and should register as volunteers. Participant cost is $40 for the first child and $35 for each sibling. Please make checks payable to St. Matthew’s Episcopal Church, mark “VBS” in the memo line, and send to the address below. Scholarships are available- please email Ashly Townsend (ashly at stmtts.org) for more details. When registering (see link below), please include the child's age and grade completed as of July 23, 2018. To ensure that your child receives a VBS t-shirt, please register by Monday, July 9th.
    Sunday Jul 29 - Aug 4 @ 7:00 AM
High School 2018 Mission Summer Trip to NYC!
St. Matthew's Episcopal Church, Sterling, Virginia – We are headed to New York, New York for urban ministry with CSM (City Service Mission) this summer! We'll be working with local kids, and a whole variety of community-based ministries around the city, it's going to be an absolutely incredible time of service, fellowship, faith, and fun. Don't miss out, and invite friends! Price: $550
    Saturday Aug 4 - Aug 10 @ 8:00 AM
Adult Mission Trip to Puerto Rico
St. Matthew's Episcopal Church, Sterling, Virginia – We always go to help those with the greatest need! St. Matthew's is looking forward to serving the people of Puerto Rico after the devastating hurricane season of 2017. Tentatively scheduled for the week of August 4th, we are working with Praying Pelican Missions, who St. Matthew's has worked with for over a decade on other mission trips such as Haiti and Belize. This will be an adult mission trip that will involve a variety of ministries including rebuilding and children and community outreach. Please email David Diegtel at Diegtelsport@gmail.com if you have questions or are interested in attending.