Matt Flanagan has served as the Children & Student Ministry Consultant for the Kentucky Baptist Convention since 2018. He served in student and discipleship pastor positions at four churches for 27 years prior to joining the KBC. Matt is passionate about equipping and encouraging leaders in children and student ministries and helping churches reach and disciple the next generation. Matt graduated from Centre College with a BS in mathematics and physics and a Master’s in Theology from Campbellsville University. He married his wife Felicia in 1997 and they are proud parents of Caleb and Eli. Matt’s family are members of Parkway Baptist Church in Bardstown where he previously served as Disciple Pastor and Student Pastor. Matt enjoys disc golf, camping, and talking sports.
How Matt helps churches:
Matt helps churches build and grow healthy ministries to children, students, and their families. This is accomplished primarily through individual church consultations, networking leaders, ministry training, and leader equipping events. He also helps churches through training children and student ministry leader search teams, providing facility evaluations, and designing discipleship strategies for churches. Connect with Matt at firstname.lastname@example.org to set up a time to meet with him.