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We believe our time, abilities and resources are all provided by God, and we need to be good stewards of these gifts. Please visit  Serve to see how we are sharing our time and talents with others, learn how to discover your spiritual gifts, and connect with immediate serving opportunities. There are several ways outlined below to contribute to Matthews UMC to support our life-changing ministries throughout the year. For questions regarding contributions, please contact Leigh Ann Fesmire at 704-815-1993 or leighann@matthewsumc.org.

  • Cash or Check payable to Matthews UMC. You you may place your donation in the offering plate, drop it off at the Church Office, or mail it to:
    Matthews UMC
    Accounts Receivable
    801 S.Trade Street
    Matthews, NC 28105
  • Text Gift to 704-885-5982. Register the first time you give, then for future giving simply send a text with the amount.
  • Give Online through our secure giving portal online, matthewsumc.me. Click here for more information.
    Using matthewsumc.me, you can give online by setting up an automatic payment from your checking account, or using a debit or credit card.
  • Other ways to give are included in our Year-End Giving Guide.

A Permanently Restricted Endowment Fund has been approved.  A summary of the Permanently Restricted Endowment Fund program is available here and can be shared with your estate planning professional when you are updating your family plans.

Each year, we renew our commitment to God and the church while making a promise to joyfully give of our time, talents and money. Your gift is not taken for granted. Through God’s grace and wisdom we strive to be efficient and faithful stewards as you help to make all things possible. Make or renew your 2018 commitment to help carry out the vision by using the Generosity focus page.


Matthews United Methodist Church has been accredited by the Evangelical Council for Financial Accountability, which requires high standards of biblical accountability, board governance, financial transparency, integrity in fund raising, and proper use of charity resources. By submitting to the ECFA standards, we are striving to operate with the utmost integrity.

Your giving makes life-changing ministries possible! Follow “Our Stories” to see the impact your contributions make!