"Learn how relationships and connections unlock the potential to elevate people as we bring them into the Kingdom of God."
“If you really want to gain insight, you have to roll up your sleeves, get down in the trenches, and experience life with people. Matt Peacock has invested years gaining that insight and shares with us the critical need to address social isolation in our ministries of help and healing. This book helps you learn how relationships and connections unlock the potential to elevate people as we bring them into the Kingdom of God. Compassionate churches and faithful nonprofits can forge amazing partnerships as they engage people in the mission of Jesus. The vision and practical tools to accomplish that goal are found in Unexpected Connections!”
Lead Pastor, Hill Country Bible Church
“If you are looking for a book to challenge you, your church or nonprofit to courageously look through a new lens about impacting the world with the Kingdom of God, Unexpected Connections is for you! This book introduces you to a collaborative, long-term strategy of connecting to people, especially those in social isolation. It’s a Biblical, Kingdom-oriented guide for those who are ready to get serious about being the body of Christ on earth. It is easy to read, profound in its concepts, and well worth the time!”
—Travis G. Bundrick
Director, Strategic Church Solutions
How God is rewiring a community to fight social isolation and grow the Kingdom
By Matt Peacock Executive Director; Partners in Hope Lake Travis
Unexpected Connections is about the epidemic of social isolation, the redemptive power of relationships, and God’s perfect timing.
Author Matt Peacock details how the Lord led him and his missions-focused team on a fascinating journey to fight the plague of isolation in central Texas. But there was a big twist. No one could have predicted the actual destination.
If you’re involved with church leadership, missions and outreach teams, a nonprofit ministry or any type of Christian organization, these messages are designed for you.
This faith-filled tale delivers inspiration, surprises, and innovative strategies that may help you elevate your own missions activities. It’s thought-provoking. It’s Biblically sound. And it may forever change the way you look at community partnerships to serve those in need.
Packed with heart-warming stories, startling discoveries, and the jaw-dropping results of Kingdom-powered collaboration, Unexpected Connections is the book everyone involved in ministry really needs right now.
About the Author
Author Matt Peacock has served in ministry since 1994 as a leader, pastor, teacher, speaker and, now, as Executive Director of a faith-based nonprofit organization, Partners in Hope Lake Travis.
15104 N. Flamingo Drive
Austin, Texas 78734
Heart-warming, startling, and jaw-dropping; this book may forever change the way you look at community partnerships to serve those in need.