How can the message of Christmas bring joy to your life?

Watch the video to find out!

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Is stress and anxiety getting in the way of enjoying the Christmas season?

Are you feeling overwhelmed? Are personal challenges or world events robbing you of joy, peace, or hope?

Sometimes receiving great news can bring a burst of joy like a ray of sunshine bursting through the clouds in the sky. What if there is a message that could bring ongoing joy – especially during times when life feels dark.

Let’s go beyond the hustle and busyness of Christmas to pause and consider words that can be life changing.

It can be God’s way of saying, “welcome home.”

The angels celebrated the birth of Christ, and so do we.


Christmas Eve Candlelight Services
Sunday, December 24
3:30 PM or 6:30 PM

Christmas Day
Monday, December 25
9 AM


Join us at our NEW location!

St. Matthew's Lutheran Church & School
1650 Brown St.
Oconomowoc, WI 53066

Free Resource

10 Bible Verses that Show Why Christmas is the Source of Great Joy.

Christmas is so much more than gifts, decorations, or even a baby in a manger. At Christmas, God kept his promise to send a perfect Savior. Discover 10 Bible Verses that tell the Christmas story and why it's the source of great joy!

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About St. Matthew's

The light of Christ shines in the darkness. His gracious love brings hope and peace. Our prayer is to bring that source for you that’s brings great joy, connection, and a renewed sense of purpose. You will be welcomed with open arms at St. Matthew's.