Matt Francisco

Matt hails from Marietta, GA, where he began leading worship in high school at Johnson Ferry Baptist Chruch, following in the enormous footsteps of Kristian Stanfill and Brett Younker. Afterwards, he attended Samford University, graduating with a degree in Religion & a minor in Philosophy. While at Samford, Matt volunteered with Young Life in Mountain Brook, AL, and led worship on many retreats for high school & jr. high students in the area.Following his passion to see younger students know, love, and serve Jesus, after graduating, Matt was privileged to join the staff of Bigtime Ministries for two years, where he learned much about life-on-life discipleship, and to lead worship weekly at Campus Outreach at Samford.
In early 2009, Matt officially joined the full-time staff of Campus Outreach at Samford University, where he spends his time working & praying that God would raise up laborers for His name’s sake on the college campus for the lost world & training younger worship leaders.

Developing Mature Worshippers: Part 2

Our effort to develop mature worshippers requires that we seek the Lord in prayer, asking for His insight into how our students presently worship, what a mature worshipper would look like, and what the next progressive step would…

Developing Mature Worshippers: Part 1

When my sister was 5 years old, she went through a stage where she refused to eat much else besides Chicken McNuggets. When we climbed into the car, she’d ask/cry/demand that we stop by McDonald’s. This presented my…