Father Mathias Thelen
Fr. Mathias Thelen is the senior leader of Encounter Ministries, a member of the faculty of Sacred Heart Major Seminary. He serves as the pastor of Saint Patrick Church in Brighton, Michigan. Father holds a licentiate degree in sacred theology from The Pontifical University of Saint Thomas Aquinas in Rome. Fr. Mathias desires to see the body of Christ empowered to do the works of Jesus in greater works.
Patrick Reis is the coordinator of Encounter Ministries and serves as the school director of the Encounter School of Ministry. He is a host of Encounter Radio which highlights transformative testimonies of faith in supernatural ministry alive in the church and it is syndicated on the EWTN Global Catholic radio network. He was featured with Fr. Mathias in the Fearless Documentary and is scheduled to be featured in the follow up documentary, Revive, scheduled to be released later in 2018.