PASTOR MATT BERTELS
Contending for the faith
Pastor Matt started Veritas Community Church along with his mentor Pastor Greg Pilato in July 2016. He received his Bachelor’s of Theology and Master’s of Ministry from Apostolic Faith Bible Institute. He received his Master’s in Religious Education as well as his Master's of Divinity in Christian Apologetics from Liberty Baptist Theological Seminary (liberty.edu). He has also competed his Doctorate of Philosophy in Christian Philosophy and Apologetics at Trinity College of the Bible and Theological Seminary (www.trinitysem.edu) writing his dissertation on the use of the writings of the church fathers to understand what the church should hold true. He is a loving father of four children (Sam (11), Roselyn (8), Israel (3), and Augustine (1)) and husband to Rachael. His favorite books, outside of the Bible, are Augustine’s City of God and Confessions.