Laternenfest: November 6

Join the Kinderhaus community at their annual LATERNENFEST When: November 6 at 6:00pm Where: St. Matthews Church (16th St. & Dolores) Who: German Community of SF Food, Gluhwein, Kinderpunsch, Pony Rides!

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Golden Gate Men’s Chorus Concert: Masterpiece

Sunday, August 23 @ 3:00 p.m. & Tuesday, August 25 @ 8:00 p.m.  GGMC is presenting Great choral music accompanied by artwork of the great masters. Classical to contemporary jazz accompanies works by Van Gogh, Pollack, Rothko, Picasso and others.  General admission $25; VIP seating $40.

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Pr. Carola Scherf

Pastor Carola Scherf will spend the month of August observing the activities of St. Matthew’s Lutheran Church in San Francisco. Pastor Carola Scherf was born in Bremen. She studied theology in Wuppertal and Hamburg and received her pastoral education in the church in Oldenburg (near Bremen) as did Pastor Kerstin Weidmann. She has been the pastor […]

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Tim Krol Concert

CHANTICLEER SINGER RESCUES FORGOTTEN COMPOSER FROM OBLIVION! “Robert Franz: Ordinary Man, Extraordinary Songs” Tim Krol, Baritone | Dwight Okamura, Piano Monday, August 3rd at 7pm St. Matthew’s Lutheran Church 3281 16th Street, San Francisco, CA 94103 Tickets $20.00 Former CHANTICLEER member Tim Krol makes a return visit to San Francisco, to bring Robert Franz’s amazing songs […]

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Fog City Guitar Duo

Friday, May 29 @ 7:00 p.m. Fog City Guitar Duo is a San Francisco based ensemble made up of guitarists Keith Barnhart and Patrick Smith, whose mission is to expand the guitar duo repertoire through performances of new commissioned works as well as under-performed works of the modern era. With the unique pairing of six and […]

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Copenhagen Guitar Duo, April 3 @ 7:00 p.m.

Performing at St. Matthew’s Lutheran Church on Friday, April 3, 2015 at 7:00 p.m. Copenhagen Guitar Duo consists of Allan Sjølin and Martin Buono. They are highly trained classical musicians from the Royal Danish Academy of Music in Copenhagen and they have played together for more than 15 years with loads of experience, stage presence […]

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Open Cathedral

On Sunday February 22, 2015 members of the St. Matthew’s attended the Open Cathedral held regularly at the Civic Center in San Francisco in order to present kits of useful items to the area’s homeless. These kits were much appreciated.

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Reformation Anniversary

Dr. Margot Käßmann was in San Francisco February 9-11 to begin planning for the 500th anniversary of the Reformation which will be observed in 2017. Dr. Käßmann is a special envoy of the Evangelical Church in Germany.

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Ash Wednesday Service February 18

Service at 12 noon with the Imposition of ashes. On the following Wednesdays during Lent (February 25, March 4, 11, 18, 25) there will be a noon hour Bible study at St Matthew’s. Please bring a brown bag lunch and join in the Lenten pilgrimage.

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Carlos Pavan in Concert

Tuesday, December 23, 2014, 7:00 p.m. Carlos began his guitar training at the age of 12 and has since become one of the most diverse guitarists and composers for contemporary music ( guitar , strings, wind, brass and chamber). Upon his graduation from the school of popular music, La Colmena (Argentina), he started teaching in […]

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