Welcome to St. Matthew Evangelical Lutheran Church, a vibrant and growing Center for Christian renewal.

Our church is a congregation of the Evangelical Lutheran Church in America (ELCA).

Our Ministry

We seek to expand the boundaries of God’s Kingdom through loving practices that are dynamic, inclusive, and spiritually grounded. We are God’s mission in the Aksarben/Elmwood neighborhood of midtown Omaha, founded on his Word, fed by His grace, and sent to serve in love.
We hope that you find helpful information about our ministry on these pages, and we encourage you to come and worship with us!

Our Mission

Empowered by God as committed disciples, we boldly care for and serve our congregation, our community, and our world.
Our Values

  • Worship/Music/Christian Learning
    Created to glorify our maker we cling firmly to God’s Word and are nourished through prayer, scripture and service.
  • Welcoming/Evangelism
    Serving as the open arms of Jesus we actively and boldly invite strangers into his kingdom.
  • Servant Leaders
    We share our common responsibility to lead our faith community as servants of God.
  • Community/Fellowship
    Unified by the grace of God, we joyfully share our lives and care for one another.
  • Stewardship & Outreach
    Serving as God’s hands we share our time, talents and God-given treasures to help those in need.