Saint Matthew Christian Church

Ephesians 4:12 Equipping the Saints for the Work of the Ministry



The Pastor and First Lady’s 23rd anniversary of their service to SMCC will be on May 26, 2019.  The program will begin at 3:00 pm with lunch being served before.  The colors are silver, black, and white.  The main speaker will be Pastor Alonzo G. Morris from Paradise Missionary Baptist church.  Please see Reverend Thornton or Sister August for information or to offer your assistance with this glorious occasion.


Saturday, April 27, 2019: Sacramento Valley Section-National Council of Negro Women, Inc.’s Christian Women of the Year Luncheon. Our own Sis Gail Thornton has been selected for Saint Matthew Christian Women of the Year, that the Cal Expo Courtyard by Marriott, 1782 Tribute Road, Sacramento, CA 95815. The luncheon is from 11:30 a.m. to 2:00 p.m. So please let’s support here.


Saturday, May 18, 2019: NDBA Around the World Luncheon Scholarship Fundraiser, Saint Matthew will be the hosting church.  Please come out and support.  Tickets will be provided soon, and you will get them from the Deaconess once I receive them. Tickets will be $10.00. So, come out and taste the different foods from around the world.  Event starts at 11 am to 2 pm. More information will be provided


Prayer Request
“Then you will call on me and come and pray to me, and I will listen to you.” Jeremiah 29:12

Pastor and First Lady Sheppard and Family (Strength &, Uplifting Joy)
Bro Alan Crues (Strength & Healing)
Flores family (Peace & Comfort)
Bro Lawrence Bouie (Strength & Healing)
Bro John Contral (Spiritual Uplift & Direction)
Bro C Brown (Uplift, Joy, Financial Blessing)
Sis P Haynes (Uplift, Joy, Financial Blessing)
Bro L Thompson (Uplift, Joy, Financial Blessing)
Sis Sandra Lewis (Healing & Strength)
Sis Valerie Jackson (Strength & Healing)
Bro Mark Kim (Complete Recovery)
Sis Sylvia Hunter (Healing & Strength)
Bro Phil Calloway (Healing & Spiritual Unplift)
Dea Gary Lawless (Healing & Comfort)
Bro Ricard Payton (Healing & Comfort)
Bouie Family (Salvation & Healing)
Sis Linda McAlpine (Healing & Comfort)
Sis Frances Harris-Jackson (Healing & Comfort)

,And all things, whatsoever ye shall ask in prayer, believing, ye shall receive. Matthew 21:22