Matt is from Columbus, Ohio, where he spent his high school years and has since resided upon graduating from Liberty University in 2001. Matt is Lead Pastor of New Life Church, a church he help start in 2002. In addition, he teaches “Global Studies” courses for Liberty University Online on the undergrad and graduate levels. For the past 2 years Matt has partnered closely with MPS Founder, Patrick McBane, working with leaders both domestically and around the world. A truly relational person, Matt brings years of experience to each discussion and a true enthusiasm for helping others achieve their potential.
Matt has brought a unique contribution to the growth of TL International – TLI and the work of MPS. His knowledge of DMM – Disciple Making Movements and the TL tools has been invaluable. DMM – Disciple Making Movement are movements where obedient Jesus followers live as disciple making disciples. Connecting groups of people in indigenous areas to live out their relationship with Jesus in trans-formative ways.
Matt is married to Charity and they have a son – Nathan.