What an amazing day yesterday for VALLEY Christian Church. We’re in week six of our REAL Marriage campaign and God continues to shower blessings upon our church. Not only do we continue to hear incredible stories of God healing and restoring broken marriages, but we also baptized 36 followers of Jesus Christ last night! This […]Read more "You and Your Whole Household"
This Sunday, May 20th, marks the 22nd anniversary of the day I was ordained as a pastor at VALLEY Christian Church. It also represents another milestone in my life, I’ve now been a pastor for half of my life (ordained at age 22). The journey over the years has been a growth and learning experience […]Read more "Reflections On 22 Years Of Ministry"
What is maturity? What is the greatest quality of someone who is mature? Does someone who is mature realize they are mature or is it really immature to think you’re mature? These are some of the questions I’ve been asking myself lately. The questions arise mainly from the start of another season coaching high school […]Read more "What Is Maturity?"
Call me “Old Fashioned”, but I really do love ROAD TRIPS. It kinda seems like a part of American life that’s been forgotten with a lot of the emerging generation. Today, on a road trip back home from our family vacation, we headed north on I95 through the Carolinas and of course, passed the millions […]Read more "Why I Love Road Trips"
Spending some time in Georgia on our family vacation has really been great. We’ve been able to help our kids reconnect with a lot of their roots and heritage that is found in Georgia for generations dating back to Pre-Revolution. There are streets in Brunswick, GA named after my great-grandfather and homes and gravesides we […]Read more "Roots"
As part of our family vacation this year, we stopped in Lynchburg, VA. to visit with some family and also to begin checking out Liberty University as a potential college for our oldest daughter, Michaela. As we toured the campus yesterday, I kept asking myself, “Is this really happening”? Obviously, this time in Michaela’s life […]Read more "Can This Really Be Happening?"
Saturday around the Williamson house is all about the family. Yes, it also includes some chores, but the focus is always about spending time together as a family. It’s a day where quantity of time together is the focus (not only quality of time). As a pastor, I make a great effort to finish all […]Read more "Saturday Is Family Day"
Some people have asked me if I feel like something is missing because I don’t have a son (my wife and I have three daughters). My answer is “NO”. I love my life and I love my family! Although I’m the only male in the house, my wife and my three daughters give me plenty […]Read more "I Love My Family"
With Father’s Day approaching, I thought I’d share a little wisdom I’ve picked up along the way while raising three daughters. Although our girls are all teenagers, it is an awesome time to watch them becoming the women God has created them to be. Here’s my list: 1. Daughters need to know they are loved […]Read more "5 Things Every Daughter Needs From Their Dad"