Our Pastor of Students and Families, Matt Funk, came to First Baptist Church of Covington in 2005. Is a graduate of Berry College in Rome, GA. He attended Southeastern Baptist Theological Seminary and is currently pursuing a degree at Liberty Baptist Seminary. He and his wife Kristin have been married since 2004 and two boys, Sam and Drew.
Life verse: 2 Corinthians 4:7-10
Some favorite books:
- Crazy Love, Francis Chan
- Jesus For President, Shane Claiborne
- Getting Fired for the Glory of God, Mark Yaconelli
- Jesus Freaks, Voice of the Martyrs
- Everybody Wants to Go to Heaven But Nobody Wants to Die, David Crowder
Some favorite movies:
- Marvel Super Heroes movies
- The Matrix Triology
- The Lord of the Rings Triology
- The Harry Potter series
Hobbies: Playing music and learning new instruments, writing, playing with my kids, making fun videos.