Before launching Spirit & Truth, Matt served as a missionary to the United States for a year with a ministry that worked to unite the body of Christ for the purpose of reaching communities with the Gospel of Jesus Christ. Prior to stepping into this missionary calling, Matt served as a United Methodist pastor in local Ohio congregations for about 13 years. He has a bachelor’s degree in mechanical engineering and received his Master of Divinity degree from Asbury Theological Seminary. Matt is currently pursuing a doctorate degree at United Theological Seminary. Matt lives in Tipp City, Ohio with his wife, Heidi, and their three children, Nolan, Grady and Jonathan.
director of outreach & operations
Scott was the Owner and President of a successful trucking company for nearly 25 years when God called him to full time ministry. Two years ago, Scott left the business world to serve as Co-Chairman of reviveOHIO, an organization that trains believers to share the gospel in their communities. Scott enjoys empowering believers to go out, share the simple gospel, and make disciples. He serves as an elder and teacher in his own church and knows what potential for furthering the Kingdom lies within local church bodies. He joins the Spirit & Truth team with the expectation that God will do a mighty work of revival through the Wesleyan stream of churches in America. Scott is currently working toward a degree in Christian Studies through Hobe Sound Bible College. He lives in Greenville, Ohio with his wife, Michelle, and their three children, Lilly, Madie, and Lincoln.
church relations & social media Director
Luke has a background in teaching, completing his bachelor's degree in education at Bowling Green State University. His career has included full-time youth ministry, as well as time working with a business development firm where he helped connect clients with opportunities for growth and goal development. Luke also previously founded and launched a charitable non-profit focused on leveraging social media to engage young people and inspire generous living. Due to his success in that arena he has been recruited to help businesses develop social media strategies and has a passion for using new media to engage the twenty-first century world with the Good News of Jesus Christ. Luke lives in Tipp City, Ohio with his wife, Cassie and their daughter Lucy.