Lincoln CBMC ( is excited to announce that Matt Schulte will be the Lincoln CBMC Business Connection Luncheon speaker on Wednesday, May 17 at the Hilton Garden Inn in the Haymarket. His talk will cover how people of faith might be involved and interact with politics, especially in today’s divided political environment. He will also share about his life and leadership experiences, his role in ministry, government and his relationship with Jesus Christ. The luncheon is open for anyone to attend, and tickets can be purchased online at

Matt grew up on a farm and attended John Brown University. After college he lived in the Chicago area and led missions trips in Central America for many years. He eventually served with Casa Viva and helped to start foster care in Costa Rica. In 2011, Matt returned to Lincoln to become the executive director of Youth for Christ / Campus Life (YFC). Under his leadership, YFC expanded its services to include incarcerated teens (Juvenile Justice Ministry), pregnant and parenting teens (Parent Life) and a Campus Life presence in rural Lancaster County. He served on the LPS Board of Education and was elected to the Lancaster County Board of Commissioners in 2022, where he represents southeast Lincoln and southern Lancaster County.

CBMC Business Connection Luncheons provide insights about applying principles of life, work and faith in God. CBMC equips men in the marketplace to grow personally, professionally and spiritually. Lincoln CBMC is part of a global ministry in over 330 cities in the U.S. and 90 countries. CBMC offers Christian peer advisory groups for business owners and leaders, young professionals’ groups, one-on-one mentoring, Bible studies, leadership development and events. Information about CBMC can be found at or connect with them on Facebook (@cbmclincolnne).