Pastor Matt Funk






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.

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