Matthew Lilley is a husband, father, worship leader, songwriter, Bible teacher, prayer missionary and presence pioneer. Matthew’s vision is to serve the kingdom of God and the prayer movement in North Carolina, the United States and beyond by connecting, equipping and planting Burn furnaces, houses of prayer and praying churches. He has founded multiple expressions of worship & prayer in eastern North Carolina including 6:22 Ministries, The Boiler Room and BURN Greenville. Matthew serves the global Burn 24-7 missions movement as the US National Director and is currently developing Presence Pioneers, a relational leadership network for worship & prayer leaders, as well as the 24-7 North Carolina initiative. Matthew has recorded multiple collaborative and solo albums. He holds a Bachelor of Biblical Studies degree from Covenant Theological Seminary, and currently lives in North Carolina with his wife Shepard, their three daughters and one son.