Ministry Leadership

Helping you build your life around the Gospel. That is what draws this team together from all different parts of the country (and world). Through a variety of backgrounds and God-given talents, this team is focused on connecting people to what God is doing all around the world.


Leadership Team


Matt Brown
Founder and President

Matt Brown (@evangelistmatt) is an evangelist, author, and founder of Think Eternity. Along with his wife, Michelle, and the staff and volunteers of Think Eternity, millions of people are impacted with the gospel each year online and through live events. We also minister to more than two million followers on social media daily.


Casey Helmick
Executive Director

Casey oversees the vision for utilizing every means necessary for effective evangelism. Through his use of innovative strategies, and a strong heart for the Kingdom, Casey has helped some of the nation's top Christian organizations and leaders reach new levels of influence. He holds a degree from Liberty University in Business Marketing. Casey and his wife Kelsey have two children, and make their home in Raleigh, North Carolina.


Roger Coles
Director of Communications

As the Director of Communications, Roger is the leader of excellent storytelling of all that God is doing through Think Eternity. Roger’s background in Design (as a talented creative) + Ministry (as a pastor) gives him the distinct ability to tell the story of our evangelistic ministry. He and his wife Lisa, and their two kids live near Washington D.C.


Dr. Malachi o‘Brien
Director of Ministry Expansion

As the Director of Ministry Expansion, Malachi is tasked with connecting ministries, pastors, and supporters with Think Eternity to extend our unified Kingdom impact. He is the former President of OneCry and the former Vice President of the Southern Baptist Convention. The calling in his life is to prayer and spiritual awakening. He and his wife Rachel, and their four kids live near Kansas City, Missouri.

Board of Directors

Current Board (January 2019)

  • Matt Brown, Founder and President, Think Eternity

  • Nick Runyon, Executive Director, Christian Vision (North America)

  • Lauren McAfee, Corporate Ambassador, Hobby Lobby

  • Michael McAfee, Director of Community Initiatives, Museum of the Bible

  • Jon Brown, Executive Pastor (NextGen), Journey Church

  • Dr. Sam Kim, Harvard-Trained Ethicist and Minister-Theologian (180 Church)

Board of Advisors

Current Advisors (January 2019)

  • Jon Bloom, Co-Founder of Desiring God

  • Mark Mittelberg, Author, Apologist

  • Doug Wead, former Special Assistant to George Bush sr., Presidential historian

  • Rocky Grams, President of River Plate Bible College in Buenos Aires, Argentina

  • Connie Boltinghouse, Vice President of Sports Clips

  • Dwight Denyes, Former Lead Pastor of Emmanuel Christian Center in Minneapolis, Minnesota

  • Dr. Nate Ruch, Lead Pastor of Emmanuel Christian Center in Minneapolis, Minnesota

  • Michelle Brown, Co-Founder of Think Eternity, Married to Matt Brown