After answering the call of God to be a pastor as a teenager, Pastor Matthew Rowley attended Bob Jones University in Greenville, SC to train for the ministry. While there, Pastor Rowley met his wife Jen and were married the summer after graduation in 2004.
After graduating from seminary in May of 2008, the Rowley's followed the Lord's leading to plant a church in Jacksonville, FL
Pastor Matt loves spending time with his wife and 3 children. For family fun they enjoy watching the ships pass through the St. John's river along Mayport Road. They also enjoy family walks along the river downtown Jacksonville. Pastor Matt also personally enjoys riding his motorcycle when commuting around town.
A word from our pastor:
"I would like to personally invite you to join us in worshiping our awesome God at Truth Baptist Church. At our church you will find friendly genuine Christians who are experiencing the joy of knowing Jesus Christ. Our commitment is to preaching all of God's Word the way He gave it (Acts 20:28). If you desire to learn what the Bible says and how to apply it to your life, then you will feel right at home at our church. We love meeting new people and will not make you feel uncomfortable. If you have any questions please give me a call at 904-629-8541 or email at
. We hope to meet you soon!"