"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.

Community Kitchen - Feeding the Flathead

St. Matthew’s hosts Feeding the Flathead dinners every 2nd Saturday of the month. Next meal is Saturday, April 8th.

Pie Sales

Bakers Needed! The Daughters of Isabella will be hosting the monthly pie/bake sale the weekend of March 18/19th. Profits go to offset the cost of St. Matthew’s funeral luncheons.

Daughters of Isabella

“Unity, Friendship and Charity!” The next Daughters of Isabella Meeting will be Monday, March 27th, 6:00 pm in the Doran Center

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. A few more volunteers are needed to reach everyone. If you would like to assist in this ministry, please call Brett Bennetts at 406-253-6411.

40 Days for Life

Our opening prayer Service will take place on Feb. 22nd from 3-5 pm in front of the All Families Healthcare abortion facility, located at 737 Spokane Ave. in Whitefish. St. Matthew’s sponsored vigil hours are from 7 am to 7pm on March 15th - 17th. Go to to sign up.

Knights of Columbus

Men, enrich your ministry and vocation by joining our brotherhood.

40 Cans for Lent

The Knights of Columbus are asking every parishioner to contribute one can of food for each of the 40 days of Lent. The food will be donated to local charities. Bring in your canned goods and leave them in the Doran Center. This Lent, help people in your community while also helping your council!

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.