Executive Pastor

Pastor Paul Craig

Church Phone: 704-847-6261   ext. 105
Pastor Paul Craig

Paul Craig is a native of Mt. Holly, NC, and a proud graduate of Belmont Abbey College, earning an A.B. in Sociology. He married Laura while working as a paralegal and later served as the Administrator for Sharon Towers Retirement Center. They added Erin and Alex to their family as Paul served University City UMC while earning his M. Divinity from Hood Seminary. He has served joyfully as Executive Pastor at Matthews UMC since 2006. When he’s not here, he’s usually working in the yard.

Favorite Place – Beach in summer, mountains in winter
Fun Fact – Loves to cook and bake
Childhood Dream – To teach music and social studies
Favorite Scripture – John 3:17