Matthew joined the First Christian Church staff in August of 2019. As Lead Minister, he is responsible for communicating vision and providing leadership for the church through Biblical teaching.
Matthew is a native of Illinois, pastoring a church in the Chicago suburbs for over 20 years prior to moving to Warsaw. He is a graduate of Lincoln Christian University and Wheaton College.
Matthew and his wife Kim have two daughters, Faith and Jordan. He enjoys sports (especially the Chicago Bears and Chicago White Sox), reading, and any excuse to be outdoors here in this beautiful area of Northern Indiana.
YOUTH AND WORSHIP MINISTER
Jeremy joined FCC in 2013 and serves as the Youth & Worship Minister. He grew up in the suburbs of Indianapolis and graduated from Cincinnati Christian University.
He and his wife Megan have two children, Ellington and Emercyn, who keep them very busy.
Jeremy loves sports, especially Kentucky basketball and Colts football, reading, and all things trivia.
Bob and Lindsey Jones
Bob and Lindsey lead our Children's Ministry at First Christian Church. They have four children: Lilian, Ava, Maya, and Hudson.
Bob previously served as our Teens Minister and currently also serves at Life Line Youth and Family Services.
Bob attended Bethel College and Lindsey studied music education at IPFW. Bob and Lindsey enjoy board games, woodworking, cooking, and camping.
Jo has been serving as Office Coordinator since March 2019. She is married to Charlie and has 3 children, 2 grandchildren, and 1 great-grandchild. Jo serves the Lord in many ways including in ministry, service, and evangelism to the motorcycling community thru Christian Motorcyclists' Association along with her Husband.
Jo has an Associates Degree in Liberal Arts with a Business Minor and has worked through the years in different aspects of the business community. She shares, "I so enjoy serving the Lord by serving the First Christian Church Family. It is a true privilege and blessing to work along side the FCC Ministers & Staff in serving our Lord and the Church Family together."
Jo's hobbies include traveling to visit family, motorcycle riding behind her Husband on their Indian Roadmaster, and being ready in any capacity to reach out to others using her gifts and talents that the Lord has blessed her with.