Matthew M. Ward has served as senior pastor of the Charleston Church, one of the largest multi-generational churches in Maine, since April 2000. Under his direction and leadership team the church has also grown in its regional impact including, Safe Place Community Center; Fusion, a one-minute program aired locally on a CBS affiliate, cable channels, and secular radio; Epic Kids; and S.A.L.T., Empower Education, Joe’s House, among many other outreach ministries. Darcy, his wife, serves as director of women’s ministries.In August 2015 was appointed the president of Faith Bible College in Charleston Maine. Matthew and Darcy reside in Corinth, Maine, with two of their children, Macy, and Micah. Their oldest daughter, Mariah lives with her husband Rocky in Corinth, Maine.