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Matt Stafford

Faculty/Frontline Director, Chapel, Worship Arts and Campus Ministry
Faculty Full-Time
Ext. 2403
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Classes Taught:

  • Campus Ministry
  • Electronic Music
  • Psalms
  • Strategies for Worship Leadership
  • Worship Technology

Speaking Topics:

Matt can be scheduled to speak at your church or organization on the following topics:

  • Christian Worship
  • Contemporary Worship Issues
  • Making Great Music with Your Worship Team
  • Planning and Leading Worship Services
  • Praying the Psalms in Worship
  • Praying the Psalms with Christ
  • Technology in Worship

View OCC's full list of available speakers and their topics!

Degrees Received:

  • Bachelor of Theology, Old Testament (Ozark Christian College)
  • Master of Arts, TESOL (Teaching English to Speakers of Other Languages) (Ball State University)
  • Master of Arts, Linguistics (Ball State University)

Other Studies:

  • Fuller Theological Seminary (Islamic Studies)

Ministry/Job History:

  • Campus Minister, Koinonia Christian Campus Ministry, Missouri Southern State University; Joplin, MO (1985-1989)
  • Associate Minister, New Hope Christian Church; Anderson, IN (1989-1993)
  • Campus Minister, Christian Campus House, Ball State University; Muncie, IN (1993-2004)
  • Chapel Minister, Frontline Director, Teaching Faculty, Ozark Christian College; Joplin, MO (2004-present)

Organizational Memberships:

  • Board of Trustees, Casas por Cristo; El Paso, TX
  • Forwarding agent for Carriel and Donna Graham, Sharing Jesus with the Jamaicans

Personal Information:

Married to Joy Zimmerman of Joplin, MO
Children: Aaron, Ethan