Matt Hammett > International versus national missionaires
Posted On Sep 02 2013
About This Video
Matt Hammett, pastor at Flood Church in San Diego, California, talks about co-laboring with people from other countries to engage and reach their local culture and people. Matt explains the importance of investing in local international leaders and empowering them to reach their people for Christ.
Matt Hammett is the lead pastor at Flood Church in San Diego, California, which he founded in 2000. After earning a bachelor of science in Business Administration/Marketing from Sacramento State University, he went on to earn his master of divinity from Bethel Theological Seminary, San Diego. Matt and his wife Roxanne have four children: Taylor, Jacob, Ashley, and Jessica.
During a ministry trip to Malawi to address the country’s AIDS epidemic, Mr. Hammett met a COTN staff member and was impressed with the grassroots effort and the difference he saw in the lives of the children of Malawi. Since then he has visited Malawi with COTN in 2002, 2004, 2005, and 2008. His church, Flood, has held several successful sponsorship drives that support our children in Malawi, Haiti, and Uganda. He has been a board member since May 2010.