We are a congregation of the Lutheran Church-Missouri Synod.

We gather for worship Saturday at 5:00 p.m. and Sunday at 8:00 and 10:45 a.m.  Sign up to attend church by clicking here.  This is our attendance record and contact list if we need to inform you that someone who attended your service tested positive for the virus.  Sunday Bible classes (for youth and adults) and Sunday school (for children) are held in person at 9:30 a.m.  

  • Guests and visitors are welcome to come!
  • We currently worship in the Family Life Center, spreading chairs apart for social distancing.
  • Masks are required. ¬†We sanitize chairs between all services and Bible classes.
  • We record Saturday worship and aim to post it by 7:00 p.m. ¬†Since it is recorded, you can watch it any day, any time.
  • Watch worship by clicking the "play" arrow. The order of service is found here.

Advent and Christmas Season 2020

  • Thanksgiving Day Worship service is Thursday, Nov. 26, at 9:00 a.m.
  • Advent services are every Wednesday in December at 4:00 and 7:30 p.m.
  • Christmas Eve Candlelight Services are at 3:00, 5:00, and 7:00 p.m.
  • Christmas Day Service is at 9:00 a.m.
  • Weekend worship services continue every Saturday and Sunday at regular times.

Church communication

  • Contact Pastor Otto at 816-916-4935, email otto@gracefaithlove.org.
  • Contact Pastor Andrews at 816-678-9152, email andrews@gracefaithlove.org.
  • Read the Current Newsletter.
  • For this week's announcements and prayers, go to the "Connect" menu at the top of your screen and select "Newsletter/Resources."
  • If you would like to receive the church's weekly email, go to the "Connect" menu and select "Subscribe."

Bible classes

  • We meet in person for Sunday Bible class in the Family Life Center at 9:30 a.m. ¬†Pastor Andrews teaches the Gospel of Matthew.
  • We meet in person for Wednesday Bible class in the Family Life Center at 10:00 a.m. ¬†Pastor Otto teaches on the "wisdom books of the Bible: Job, Psalms, Proverbs, Ecclesiastes, Song of Songs." ¬†Note: his class is currently on break and will resume in January.
  • You may watch either class live from home using Webex. ¬†The link is in the weekly email we send to homes.
  • We meet in person Sunday in the Meeting Room at 9:30 a.m. ¬†Pastor Otto leads Adult Information Class.
  • We meet in person Wednesday in the Family Life Center at 7:00 p.m. (6:30 during Advent). ¬†Pastor Nicolaus teaches "End Times."

Listening or viewing

  • Listen to all St. Matthew sermons.¬†Click here for sermons. ¬†Click here to listen to all Sunday Bible classes.
  • All previous worship services since March are available to watch. ¬†To view them, visit our YouTube channel.
  • The Daily Bite podcast, Pastor Andrews' daily unpacking of a chapter of God's Word at: https://anchor.fm/rev-steve-andrews-jr
  • The Layman's Guide to the Lectionary podcast, Pastor Andrews' weekly Bible study on the readings used in the upcoming weekend's worship: https://anchor.fm/rev-steve-andrews-jr0
  • Pastor Andrews' personal web page, which includes his sermon texts and other resources he has written, can be found¬†here.

How to give offerings 

  • Try out the new "Give" tab at the top of the website!


Welcome to St. Matthew Lutheran Church, a congregation of the Lutheran Church - Missouri Synod.   

Contact Information

Phone 816-524-7068
Email secretary@gracefaithlove.org




700 NE Chipman Rd.  Lee's Summit, MO 64063



Web contact Susan Velasquez vlsqz@swbell.net 816-529-8934.