Saint Matthew's Congregational Council is now accepting applications for the Lead Pastor Call Committee. This work of the Call Committee includes meeting with the Office of the Bishop, interviewing candidates, and making a recommendation to the congregation. The time commitment will be about six to nine months and may involve 15 - 20 hours of work each month. To learn more about Call Committee, please read The Work of the Call Committee. To apply please complete the Call Committee Application. The Work of the Call Committee and Call Committee application will also be available at the Welcome Center. The deadline for applications is March 17. If you have additional questions, please contact Sherry Whitmarsh at 925-899-4731 or by email at