MEET OUR PASTOR
Pastor Matt Watson has been the pastor at Burlington Baptist Church since November 2020. Prior to coming to South Point, he spent six years in youth ministry at Unadilla First Baptist Church (GA) and May’s Lick Baptist Church (KY). He graduated from Asbury University in 2012 with a Bachelor’s Degree in History and Bible/Theology, Asbury Theological Seminary in 2016 with a Master of Divinity, and the University of the Cumberlands in 2021 with a Master’s in Teaching Elementary Education. In addition to serving as pastor of Burlington Baptist Church, Pastor Matt is also an elementary math teacher.
He lives in northeastern Kentucky with his wife, Mary Catherine, and children, Jennifer, Christopher, and Andrew. Pastor Matt enjoys watching sports, rooting for the Reds, Bengals, and Kentucky Wildcats. Having grown up in Hamilton, OH, he enjoys being able to serve at a church in Ohio.
Each week, Pastor Matt is committed to preaching the Word of God and is eager to see where God is leading Burlington Baptist Church!