Pastor Matthew Lash received his Bachelor degree in Sociology and Social Work from Oakland University, Rochester, Michigan. Pastor earned his Master of Divinity in Parish Ministry from Trinity Lutheran Seminary, Columbus, Ohio. He has served parishes in Ohio, Michigan, and Georgia.
Pastor is married to Marsha, his wife of 34 years, and they have two children. Matthew Ryan, (Ashleigh) and their first granddaughter, Brooklyn. Matt and Ashleigh live in Augusta GA. Their daughter Jennifer (Brett) and granddaughter, Charlize reside in Baton Rouge, Louisiana. Jennifer is an elementary school counselor at Louisiana School for the Deaf. Pastor Matt and Marsha enjoy travelling, going to the movies weekly, reading and are avid fans of the Detroit Tigers and the Atlanta Braves.