Meeting at Great Lakes Center for the Arts

800 Bay Harbor Drive
Bay Harbor, MI 49770

Summer Sundays

10:30 a.m.
From Memorial Day
to Labor Day!

Matt Heard


Matt is a husband, father, and friend. He’s also a speaker, coach, pastor, leader, and teacher. He has been involved in leadership and pastoral ministry for three decades and trying to figure out what it means to be a human being for a bit longer.

He is the Founder and Principal of THRIVE – a speaking, teaching, and coaching initiative that focuses on engaging men and women to be fully alive to the glory of God in every arena of their life, journey, vocation, and culture.

Matt is a Bible teacher for Key Life Network, the nationally syndicated radio program and podcast with Steve Brown, and he is a member of the Faculty and Board of Reference for Summit Ministries.

He is Chairman of the Board of Directors of International Arts Movement and IAM Culture Care which exists to “cultivate human flourishing by deepening Faith, mending Brokenness, and growing Beauty” — with Mako Fujimura. He is on the Board of Overseers of Restoration Church in Denver and a former member of the the Board of Trustees for Reach Beyond (formerly HCJB Global).

Previously, he has served as the Lead Pastor of Northland Church; the President of The Gathering USA in Orlando; and the Senior Pastor of Woodmen Valley Chapel in Colorado Springs for twelve years.