Matt Borst

About Me: 

I'm the pastor at Faith Community Fellowship church in Mount Vernon, WA. I was the pastor of Bellevue Christian Reformed Church in Bellevue, WA from 2010-2019. I grew up in Grand Rapids, and then spent 16 years in Ripon, CA. The first 14 of those I taught Spanish at Ripon Christian High School, and the last 2 I was in full-time church-based youth ministry. I treasure the CRC and our Reformed heritage, and I actively seek out ecumenical ministry opportunities.


Family, exploring, hiking, climbing, mountaineering, making pizza, baking bread

  • I like the clear navigation of the new site. There is so much information (good!), so the ability to sift and sort effectively makes it much easier to find what I need.

  • The bullet points here are great, and I hope they are used well. That being said, let's not put too much pressure on ourselves to improve upon the incarnation, no matter how impressive the spin...

  • In general in life I prefer wine to grape juice and gluen rich bread to gluten free bread. When I first came to our church and found that we served only grape juice and gluten free bread for...