Education: Matthew is a graduate of Ashland Theological Seminary. He has a Master of Arts in Practical Theology.
He also has a BA in Bible and Theology from Malone College, graduating Cum Laude.
Comment to those looking at my sermons: Thank you very much for reviewing my sermons. I pray God’s blessing upon you and please consider purchasing my books Rock Solid: Helping Teens Discover the Truth of Christiantiy, and Abortion: The Evangelical Perspective available at Amazon.com
Family: Matthew is married to his beautiful wife of 7 years, Kelly and has two wonderful children, Soriah (age 5) who enjoys tea parties and dressing up as a princess, and Elijah (age 3) who apparently has a future in boxing since he like to hit.
Books that have had an impact: Matthew loves reading, especially the Bible!
He recommends the English Standard Version for its literal integrity as well as its poetic beauty.
He also loves: RC Sproul (Scripture Alone, What is Reformed Theology, Now That’s a Good Question, The Holiness of God) John Calvin (The Institutes of the Christian Religion, commentaries) Charles Spurgeon (Lectures to My Students, Sermons)Wayne Grudem (Systematic Theology)John Piper (The Sovereignty of God in Preaching, Brothers We are Not Professionals, God is the Gospel, Desiring God, Don’t Waste Your Life) Eugene Peterson (Under the Unpredictable Plant, A Long Obedience in the Same Direction, The Contemplative Pastor, Eat this Book, Christ Plays in Ten Thousand Places).