Photo Galleries
Pastor Spaude Installation
Photos Pastor and Allison Spaude's family and officiates for the installation of Paul Spaude as Pastor of St. Matthew's

2019 4th of July Parade
Niles 4th of July Parade, using theme of Movies Filmed in Illinois..
Our inspiration was "Back Draft"

2018 English Conversation Class-Pumpkin Carving

2017 Womens Advent Prayer Breakfast
At Jerusalem Lutheran Church in Morton Grove

2016 Thanksgiving Festival`
On Sunday, November 13th members of the congregation, preschool families, ESL students, and families from the neighborhood gathered to share a wonderful Thanksgiving Feast. 

2016 Picnic
Pictures of the 2016 Church Picnic and Reception for Minori and Dan. Some photos feature alumni and students of our Japanese Imersion Preschool performing.

2016 Palm Sunday
Pictures of the Palm Sunday processional.

2016 LWMS Conference
Elaine and Cathy at the 2016 LWMS Conference in St. Charles, Illinois

2016 Easter

Senior Expo 2015

Photos taken at the Senior Expo held at Golf Mill Shopping Mall, Niles, Illinois on April 24, 2015.


Summer 2015


2015 Easter


This is My Church

Photos taken at the "This Is MY Church" event on March 15th, 2015.  This event provided information about the many ministries at St. Matthew's and hosted a book fair.


English Conversation Class Costume Night


Classes and Fellowship

2014 Family Camping

Photos of our annual Family Camping Weekend at Chain of Lakes State Park, September, 2014.

2014 Outdoor Worship and Picnic

Photos of our annual Outdoor Worship and Church Picnic held in St. Matthew's west lawn.  September 14, 2014.

2014 Fourth of July Parade

St. Matthew's participated in the 2014 Niles Fourth of July Parade.  This year our theme was "Jesus gives us treasure beyond measure."  We decorated the float with a treasure chest and handed out rulers with our theme and our address printed on them.

2014 LWMS Spring Rally Keynote Speaker

Pastor Nathan Cordes poses with keynote speaker Pastor Chris Cordes in front of our newly completed LWMS banner.

2014 Easter Egg Hunt


Photos of our youth and children on Resurrection Sunday.

"Prepare your minds for action; be self-controlled; set your hope fully on the grace to be given you when Jesus Christ is revealed." ~ 1 Peter 1:13