Pastor Matt Martinez began attending Bible Baptist Temple as a teenager. He surrendered to preach at the age of 16 and graduated from Heartland Baptist Bible College in 2003. He went on to receive his masters degree in Biblical counseling in 2007. He and his wife, Katie married in September of 2007 and have two boys. Pastor Martinez took the pastorate in June of 2013 after serving as the associate pastor for 10 years.