Matt [Matt] grew up in southern Indiana; a son of transplanted Appalachian ancestry. He is married to Deb and they have two wonderful daughters and a joyous son.
Matt earned a B.A. in Social Psychology from Goshen (IN) College and holds an MDiv from Associated Mennonite Biblical Seminary (Elkhart, IN). Matt is the Associate Pastor of Youth and Family Life at the Mennonite Church of Normal (IL) and specializes in Christian Formation of children 0-18 and their families.
He serves as vice-moderator of the Missional Leadership Team (governing board) of the Illinois Mennonite Conference of Mennonite Church USA.
Matt is a curriculum writer and essayist and an avid blogger writing at the intersection of faith and life.
He is a passionate advocate of ecological sustainability as a spiritual practice. He is a board member and co-chair of the Stewardship Committee for the ParkLands Foundation which protects and restores natural lands in the Mackinaw River valley of McLean and Woodford counties in Illinois.
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