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

—St. Teresa of Avila

Room Requests

As you are planning your fall bible classes and other ministries, remember to reserve your rooms. Stop by the office to complete a request form for room space.

Daughters of Isabella

“Unity, Friendship and Charity!” The next Daughters of Isabella Meeting will be Monday, December 28th, 6:00 pm in the Doran Center

Community Kitchen - Feeding the Flathead

St. Matthew’s hosts Feeding the Flathead dinners every 2nd Saturday of the month. Next meal is Saturday, December 13th.

Knights of Columbus

Men, enrich your ministry and vocation by joining our brotherhood. Join us today and receive a beautiful 2022 KNIGHT BEFORE CHRISTMAS ornament.

When the Night Comes

This event is about our community being the change for homeless youth and supporting our residents by experiencing one night of homelessness and giving to our cause.

Jail Ministry

St. Matthew’s Jail Ministry needs Men! Every month on the second Saturday, at 10:30 am, two volunteers visit the jail to share our Catholic Faith and the Sunday Readings with the inmates. If you would like to be a part of this ministry, please call the parish office at 752-6788, and we will connect you with the right person who will be able to answer any questions you may have.

Sewing for Life

Our ministry will be making quilted blankets to give to the newly baptized babies of our church family. We will guide you and teach you how to quilt if you are interested in learning. If you have any questions, please call Wendy Petesch at 406- 253-5161 or Diane Joy at 406-260-3292.

Holy Communion to the Sick and Homebound

Do you know someone in our Catholic community that cannot come to Mass due to illness or infirmity? Let us not forget them! Saint Matthew’s Parish has a dedicated ministry team who can visit, pray with and administer the Holy Eucharist. If you know someone who cannot come to Mass, please call the parish office at 406-752-6788. If you would like to assist in this ministry, please call Brett Bennetts at 406-253-6411.

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.