Matt & Nannette Thomas

Matt grew up in the Illinois suburbs of St. Louis.  After graduating high school in 2002, he moved to Springfield Mo. to attend school at Central Bible College and Assemblies of God Theological Seminary (now Evangel University), where he met his wife Nannette.  After 7 years of friendship, Matt and Nannette were married in 2011.  They have two children, Cora and Eloise. Nannette is the Program and Resource Coordinator at Lost & Found Grief Center, a local non-profit.  They joined the Solid Rock team in the fall of 2011.  In their leisure time they enjoy playing with their girls, reading (theology and fiction), traveling, and hiking.


Matt & Nannette Thomas - Pastor

Austin & Hillary Jacobs

Austin & Hillary Jacobs - Pastor/Kids' Ministry Coordinator

Austin and Hillary Jacobs are both Evangel University graduates who met at Solid Rock.  They got married in 2014 and serve Solid Rock in a variety of roles.  Austin and Hillary had their first child, Jack, in August of 2016. Austin completed an M.A. in Religious Studies at Missouri State University and serves as the head cross country coach at Evangel.  Hillary earned a B.S. in Early Childhood and Elementary Education and an M.A. in Pastoral Counseling and coordinates our children's ministry.