Matthew has a Bachelor of Arts in Theological Studies. In addition to more than 20 years of pragmatic ministry experience Matthew has written a number of academic projects for students in the areas of faith, religion, and philosophy. The courses of study, previous writing experience, and pragmatic experience cover a wide spectrum of topics. This includes biblical interpretation, biblical theology, North American Religious History, Anabaptist Confession, and Contemporary Theology. Some of Matthew's clients have required interpreting their spirituality within the context of their current profession.