Welcome to SsAM

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Community Fun Fest
Saturday, September 29
12:00 Noon to 4:00 p.m.

ENTERTAINMENT INCLUDES

  • Wilmington Children’s Chorus
  • Drumming Circle & Zumba Performance
  • Make-a-Toy Booth by Home Depot
  • Train Rides & Face Painting
  • Arts-and-Crafts with the DE Art Museum
  • Climb on a Fire Truck!  Baked Goods!  Balloon Animals!

Presented in collaboration with Christina Cultural Arts Center’s
SOUL OF THE CITY FESTIVAL

AND ALL THE FUN IS FREE!
CLICK HERE for more information.


 


Invite Welcome Connect in Delaware October 20, 2018Invite • Welcome • Connect Conference, October 20, 8:30 to 3:30 at Christ Church Christiana Hundred

Bishop Brown and Fr. David invite you to attend the Invite Welcome Connect conference to learn better how to invite people to our churches, welcome them when they come in the door, and connect with them in meaningful ways.

What should I expect at the conference?
• 8:30 a.m. Morning Prayer (optional) • 9:00 a.m. Fellowship & light refreshments • 9:30 a.m. Opening remarks • Hands-on training • Lunch • Small group work

Click here to learn more about and register for the Invite Welcome Connect conference.


Rector’s Greeting

SsAM Welcome Booklet

Click the image above to see our Welcome to SsAM booklet in PDF format.

Thank you for visiting our website. We hope you will be our guest on a Sunday morning and let us welcome you in person.

The Episcopal Church of Saints Andrew and Matthew (SsAM) is a vibrant and passionate Christian faith community located in the heart of downtown Wilmington, Delaware. As you explore this website, you will see we have a heart for ministry in the city and for the people who live here. Our Sunday worship inspires and calls us to love and serve the Lord in our daily lives and in our encounters with people we meet along the way.

A good way to start exploring SsAM is to click here. You will see our Welcome to SsAM booklet in PDF format.

Peace,
The Rev. David T. Andrews, Jr.
Rector

Our Vision

“SsAM will be a dynamic spiritual center which is active in the pursuit of peace and justice in the community, and a place where all of God’s people are honored.”

Our Mission

“To be an inclusive Christian community which worships God, follows Christ in all aspects of our lives, and serves the Greater Wilmington area through actions and ministries which promote peace, justice, reconciliation and empowerment for all people.”

Our Guiding Principles

GUIDING PRINCIPLES SsAM 1994

Welcome to SsAM Booklet

The 12-page Welcome to SsAM booklet is in PDF format and describes our church, its history, and ministries to those thinking about visiting. Updated in August, 2015.

A Typical Sunday at SsAM

Sunday mornings are especially busy at SsAM. Learn more…

Our Use of Expansive Language

Because we are, and hope to continue to be, a diverse church, we take care that our language reflects our faith. CLICK HERE to learn about our beliefs and practices concerning the use of inclusive/expansive language.

ministryFairSsAM_1209_0732A Unique Liturgical Style

What is our style of worship at SsAM? CLICK HERE to read what the Vestry had to say in 2012.

Ministries
Inside and Out

Every member is strongly encouraged to participate in the full life of the church, by serving a ministry within the church, or by volunteering in one of our many ministries to those outside the church.

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History

Contact us

If you have a question or comment, please CLICK HERE to contact us.