Minister for Discipleship
Matt Walton joined the staff of South Main in October 2018. Matt grew up in College Station, Texas. He attended East Texas Baptist University, where he received a B.A. in Speech Communications. As well, Matt attended Baylor’s George W. Truett Theological Seminary where he earned a Master of Divinity and a Doctor of Ministry, concentrating on discipleship strategies and life-long conversion in the transition from adolescence into early adulthood. Matt moved to Houston from San Angelo, Texas where he served for eleven years at Southland Baptist Church. Prior to joining the South Main staff Matt served as Associate Pastor of Missions and Spiritual Formation. Matt met his wife Kristie while at ETBU, and they have two children: Evan and Finley.