Matthew K Thompson is a loving husband, caring father to his two children Tyveshe and Matthew Jr., a devoted grandfather, a charismatic leader, avid sports lover, author, worshipper and senior pastor of Jubilee Christian Church.
Matthew has exhibited a desire and determination to advance the kingdom of God. Growing up as a preacher’s son, Matthew witnessed the great impact of many influential leaders in the community. After graduating from Morehouse College, his purposeful journey in ministry began in 1996. In 2010, Matthew became the senior pastor of Jubilee Christian Church and in 2014 he formally succeeded his father.
Matthew and his wife, Mona Thompson, lead a multi-generational, 7,000-member church in the New England area. Together they cultivate an atmosphere that empowers and champions individuals to reach their potential and fulfill their purpose.
In 2018 Matthew was named in Boston Magazine’s 100 Most Influential People in Boston. The article identified him as one of the leaders/influencers being watched who are truly shaping the city.
Matthew K. Thompson has recently released his second book titled, When You Pray, accompanied by his first prayer album. This book, along with the guiding activities within, moves readers into the understanding that no matter our position in life we are to focus on the main thing: time spent with the Father and coming to know Him intimately.
Church’s ministry passes from father to son
After decades of service, lead pastor at church in Mattapan and Stoughton will step down and hand over the reins: Read full article here