Resources by Jamaal Williams

Jamaal Williams is the pastor of Forest Baptist Church Louisville, Kentucky. He is a graduate of Michigan State University and Southern Baptist Seminary. Jamaal and his wife Amber have three children Nia, Josiah and Kayla.
Jun 3, 2015

Serving Your Spouse During Their Dark Seasons by Jamaal Williams

At the end of the day, loving our spouse through darkness means doing everything we can to make sure they know they are loved.  Sometimes this means speaking hard truths to them in love, but many times this means entering into their state as a listener and a lover.

May 7, 2015

Satan Downloads Your Podcast by Jamaal Williams

In pastoral ministry and in our Christian walk in general, we can easily ignore or lose sight of the reality of Spiritual warfare because it is an invisible battle. Paul’s plea to the church at Ephesus and to us today is, “Don’t become so sophisticated that you think people are your enemy or that you can become sanctified by sheer will-power.”

Jun 30, 2015

Prioritizing Replenishing Relationships by Jamaal Williams

My wife and I began to pray intentionally that the Lord would send replenishing relationships that would loosen me up and lighten my load. And he did. This experience has been life-giving.

Jul 29, 2015

Pastor, Appreciate Your Wife's Unique Ministry by Jamaal Williams

We must take time to mediate not just on our own pastoring but on the incredible responsibilities that most pastor’s wives have each week. 

Apr 22, 2015

Keeping the Bible Fresh by Jamaal Williams

However fascinating and powerful the Bible is there are some days when our heart is as cold as Yakutsk, Russia. When our hearts are this way, we find ourselves reading the Bible in order to check it off our “I really do love Jesus list.” As Christians, let alone as pastors, this is a daunting and dangerous place to be. Being cold towards the word of God can lead us…