Pastor Matthew Cole and his wife, Melinda, are both originally from Florida. They were married in 2012 and have four children (Aaron, Tara, Wesley, and Gemma). After graduating from the University of North Florida (BSH, 2010), Matt studied for ministry at Reformed Theological Seminary in Orlando (MDiv, 2014). He first served Immanuel Church as a pastoral intern under the guidance of Rev. Thomas Church. Following his internship, Matt served as Immanuel’s Associate Pastor (2015-2019) and he now serves as the Senior Pastor (2020-).