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Last Edited: 26 November 2019


Matt Haak

My Story

“I grew up in Chicago and spent most of my life an atheist with no interest in God or religion. I came to Christ while studying abroad in Bologna, Italy. Shortly after coming to know the Lord I met a group of missionaries working with Cru in Bologna and I worked with them to help reach college students. It became clear very early on that I had a passion for missions and reaching the lost.

God is now calling me back to the Bologna area to work with a church plant in a city just outside of Bologna called Casalecchio di Reno. I will be working to reach college students and young professionals.  I will also be teaching English to high schoolers to reach Italians and immigrants in Casalecchio and the neighboring towns.

If you would like to read more about the ministry, please visit the Italy website HERE