“If you read history you will find that the Christians who did most for the present world were precisely those who thought most of the next.”

C.S. Lewis

Meet the Team for Unbreakable Church

Production Team

Christopher Mattix Director / Co-Producer / Screenwriter

Christopher was a CMML Missionary in Bolivia for decade and is now based in SC. He speaks regularly at churches, conferences, & camps around the world. He’s the author of the Best Seller Confesiones de un Inquisidor in Spanish. He studied Theology at Emmaus Bible College, graduating with full honors.

Genesis Mattix Co-Producer / Social Media

Along with her husband, Christopher, Genesis was a CMML Missionary in Bolivia, now based in SC. She studied Business Administration at UAGRAM, graduating at the top of her class. She’s been invited to speak at several women’s events & works alongside her husband Christopher, focusing on social media & marketing.

Brian Kelley Executive Producer

Brian is a musician & songwriter based in Germany; his first production was a TV special in Denmark about his band. Since then, he has organized live multinational satellite events, created an international distribution company, & produces films, series, & documentaries around the globe. Find his production resume here.

The Experts

Ian Burness – Key Interviewee / Script Editor

Ian is now the Chair of the IBCM Network based in Bristol, U.K. He studied medicine at Aberdeen University before becoming a missionary in Africa. Upon return to the U.K., he spent nearly two decades as General Director of Echoes of Service. He is also the author of several books, on topics such as Church History and Medicine.

Jerry Mattix – Key Interviewee / Script Editor

Jerry is a CMML Missionary based in Cyprus. He has authored numerous Christian books in English and Turkish, including Dear Muslim Friend and The Beginning of the End. His ministry includes speaking and teaching regularly across the Middle East and Europe, including television.

Dr. Mark Stevenson – Key Interviewee

Dr. Stevenson is Professor of Bible & Theology at Emmaus Bible College in Dubuque, Iowa, where he has served since 1999. He holds a PhD in Theology from the University of Wales. He specializes in Biblical Studies, Church History, & Biblical Languages.

Beth Peltola – Key Interviewee

Beth is an Echoes International Missionary based in London, U.K. As the CEO of One Truth Project, she works as a researcher and lecturer on Biblically responding to Islam, while also developing various training courses on Apologetics, Theology, & Church History.

Marc Madrigal – Interviewee

Marc is a board member in the Istanbul Protestant Church Foundation in Turkey. His undergraduate degree was in Literature (2006) & he completed his M.A. in Phoenix Seminary (2008). He is married & has three children. He teaches courses in Church History & the New Testament & has published several books in Turkish.

Promo Video

Amanda Johnson – Cinematographer / Editor

Amanda is a filmmaker with Harvest Films based out of Phoenix, AZ & former Emmaus Bible College student.

Board Members

Jay Stratman (Arizona)

Ted Stephens (South Carolina)

Brian Kelley (Germany)

Christopher Mattix (South Carolina/Bolivia)

Soli Deo gloria.