Wheaton Independence Day Parade

St. Matthew will be participating in our annual shopping cart brigade during the Wheaton Independence Day Parade on Monday, July 4th at 10am. We will be collecting non-perishable food and monetary donations along the parade route to support the People’s Resource Center and Interfaith Food Pantry. Hope to see you there!

Nursery is open

We are pleased to announce that the Nursery is now open during Sunday worship services. We welcome Kira Mothershed as our newly-hired Nursery Caregiver! 

Updated Mask policy

As of April 1, 2022, masks are now optional at church. Please do not attend if you are sick or have recently been sick. As always, everyone’s health and safety is important to us and we will adjust plans as necessary.

Job Opening

We are looking for a dedicated individual for the position of Director of Children’s Ministry.
For more information, please click here to see if you qualify.

About Us

Welcome to St. Matthew United Church of Christ of Wheaton, Illinois

We are an Open & Affirming and Green Flag Christian congregation, committed to God’s love and the ways of Jesus Christ. No matter who you are or where you are on life’s journey, you are welcome and accepted here at St. Matthew United Church of Christ. We invite you to share in our worship and community.

Worship With Us


Our services are open in person to all at 9:30am Sunday mornings and shared via livestream on Sunday mornings at 9:30am. Outdoor worship, open to everyone, will be held Sunday, October 3rd.




There are many ongoing and monthly events at St. Matthew UCC to engage all our members and visitors. Note not all events are currently happening as planned due to COVID-19.



Our Mission & Vision

St. Matthew UCC helps both locally and globally,
wherever God calls to go

St. Matthew United Church of Christ strives to share the love of Jesus Christ with all of God’s children. Imitating the ministry of Jesus, we seek to minister in practical ways to assist the poor and homeless, the elderly and the infirmed, the grieving and the lonely, the powerless and the forgotten. In serving God’s people, St. Matthew UCC helps both locally and globally, wherever God calls to go; partners with community, ecumenical and UCC-related ministries that reflect the goals of St. Matthew UCC; engages in ministry unique to our vision; and offers assistance appropriate to the situation, whether through money, labor or leadership.

Family ministries

St. Matthew UCC ministries offer something for every age through both educational programs and fellowship opportunities.

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