Welcome in the name of Christ +

We are a congregation of the Lutheran Church-Missouri Synod in Lee's Summit, Missouri.

Three worship services each weekend:  Saturday at 5:00 p.m., and Sunday at 8:00 and 10:45 a.m.  

  • Guests and visitors are welcome.
  • All three services use traditional hymns and liturgy from Lutheran Service Book.
  • Holy Communion is offered at every Saturday and Sunday service, using both Common Cup and individual cups.
  • We worship in the Family Life Center until Sanctuary renovations and the office addition are completed.
  • A construction fence blocks Independence Avenue entry or exit. ¬†We enter and exit on Chipman Road only.

Christian education every Sunday at 9:30 a.m.

  • Sunday Adult Bible class - Current topic: "Wilderness Wanderings" led by Pastor Otto (readings from Leviticus, Numbers, Deuteronomy)
  • High School class - Current topic: "Enduring Faith: Apologetics" led by Jenna Avery
  • Family Sunday school - Parents and children meet in one combined class in the Preschool Gathering Area, led by Pastor Andrews

Worship during summer 2021

  • We follow Jackson County regarding Covid-19. ¬†No masks or social distancing are required. ¬†For personal safety one may follow recommendations of the Centers for Disease Control. ¬†Click here for St. Matthew guidelines that took effect June 1.

You may watch the service online

  • We livestream worship every Saturday at 5:00 p.m. ¬†You can watch it as it happens or any time afterward.
  • Click here for this week's printed "Order of Service" to follow along with readings, responses, and hymns.
  • You can also see previous worship services on our St. Matthew YouTube channel.

NOTE:  Saturday's 5:00 service recording HAS NO SOUND.  We will record the 8:00 a.m. service live Sunday morning, July 25.

Church communication

Bible classes

  • We meet for Sunday Bible class in the Family Life Center at 9:30 a.m. ¬†Pastor Otto is teaching on "Wilderness Wanderings."
  • Our other Adult Bible classes are taking a break for summer and will resume in the fall.

Listening or viewing

  • Listen to St. Matthew sermons on audio.¬†Click here for sermons. ¬†Click here to listen to Sunday Bible classes.
  • Previous worship services are available to watch on 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 can be found¬†here.
  • There is a Pastor's Study page under the Grow menu. ¬†Both pastors share what they are reading, watching, and learning.

How to give offerings 

  • Please use the "Give" tab at the top of the website. ¬†Offerings may also be dropped in the mail slot at the church office, mailed, or placed in the offering plates at the entrance during regular services. ¬†(We do not pass offering plates during these times.)


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 susangvlsqz@gmail.com 816-529-8934.