Resources by Matt Capps

Matt Capps (M.Div., Southeastern Baptist Theological Seminary) is Senior Pastor of Fairview Baptist Church in Apex, North Carolina. Capps is currently finishing his D.Min. in pastoral ministry at Gordon-Conwell Theological Seminary. He is the author of Hebrews: A 12 Week Study.

Jun 28, 2015

The Pastor as Shepherd by Matt Capps

The beautiful thing about the shepherding metaphor is that it instructs us on the nature of pastoral leadership with deep emotive insight. In many ways, this is why the Biblical writers employed the shepherding metaphor for pastoral ministry.

Nov 10, 2015

The Beauty of Congregational Worship by Matt Capps

I know that the men and women around me are singing to God while they are struggling in their marriages, fighting cancer, and feeling the uncertainty of job loss. I have come to realize that worship isn’t just something we do; it does something to us.

Sep 18, 2015

Pastor, You Aren't Superman by Matt Capps

While Superman is a character of fiction, the battle between selflessness, self-interest, and self-limitations is very real.

Jul 13, 2016

Pastors, Let Your Deacons Serve by Matt Capps

God forbid that my ambitious leadership rob others of their calling.

May 14, 2015

Our Words Will Be Thunder When Our Life Is Like Lightning by Matt Capps

Our people need to see that the character in the Christian life isn’t marked by the sinless life; it’s marked by the repentant life.

Jun 15, 2015

Matt Capps on Returning to Pastoral Ministry

Recently transitioning back into pastoral ministry, what do you feel prepared for this time around?

Recently transitioning back into pastoral ministry, what do you feel prepared for this time around?

Mar 22

Counsel For The Counselor by Matt Capps

In prayer we are able to find comfort in the arms of our Father, trusting that he is working all things for the good of those who he loves, especially those he has entrusted to our pastoral care.