"Accustom yourself continually to make many acts of love, for they enkindle and melt the soul."

—St. Teresa of Avila

March for Life

Kalispell March for Life Saturday, January 22nd. Rally and lunch at Noon Central Bible Church Gym (902 1st Ave E., Kalispell). March to follow beginning from the Courthouse.

Sparrows Nest

Donate to the Sparrow's Nest or become a member of the Board.

Pie Sales

The Daughters of Isabella will be hosting the monthly pie/bake sale the weekend of November 20/21st. The sales from pie weekends will help defray the cost of the funeral luncheons which the Daughters provide.

Bereavement Group

St. Matthews and Risen Christ are starting an adult bereavement group. Whether your loss is new or many years old, this group may be a blessing for you. Please call the parish office with your name and number and the group leader will call you back.

Community Kitchen

St. Matthew’s hosts Feeding the Flathead dinners every 2nd Saturday of the month. Currently, we are serving our meals from the Samaritan House Armory across from Peterson School. In order for St. Matthew’s to fulfill its commitment, we need your help to provide either a food item or donate a small amount of your time. Call the parish office and we can connect you to the committee.

Time & Talent

Listed are the opportunities where you can share your gifts and experience with the St. Matthew’s Parish family.

Faith Formation


Liturgical Ministry

  • Altar Server
  • Eucharistic Minister
  • Greeter
  • Lector
  • Music Ministry
  • Sacristan
  • Usher
  • Washing of Altar Linens


  • Communications Committee
  • Daughters of Isabella
  • Knights of Columbus (K of C)

Social Outreach

  • Community Kitchen
  • Deliver Communion to the Homebound
  • Jail Ministry

Temporal Concerns

  • Funerals
  • Food Dontaions
  • Luncheon Prep
  • Seasonal Grounds Work
God wants to bring renewal in His people through His people.