St. Matthews Evangelical Lutheran Church

St. Matthews Evangelical Lutheran Church – A Discipleship Center, Wilmington, NC


We have a variety of exciting ministries that are ongoing in our church. These include our Christian Education, Music Ministry, Stephen Ministry program, and Youth and Campus Ministries. We would love to have you join in participating in such ministries, so please find out more about each one!

Campus Ministry: Lutheran Student Movement (LSM)

 Lutheran Student Movement meets on the campus of the University of North Carolina at Wilmington. Please contact Pr. Dale Kemppainen for pastoral conversation and meeting times.

Program Contact: Nancy Magruder
Pastoral Advisor: Pastor Dale Kemppainnen
Faculty Advisor: Dr. Jeanne Kemppainen, UNCW