Mattheus was born in 1975 in Rotterdam, the Netherlands, and went to Maritime College at the age of 17. After college he worked as a Maritime Officer. During this time he traveled to several countries. The Lord called him after the war in Kosovo to help the widows and orphans. Back in the Netherlands he started a ministry.

In 2016 he founded the School of Supernatural Heroes where hundreds of people are trained to live a supernatural lifestyle. He is the author of several books among which bestseller dare to dream. Mattheus his dream is to empower the generations with the power of the Holy Spirit and teach others how to live like Jesus.