Will Wilson grew up in the mountains of North Carolina. In 2013, he graduated from Montreat College in Montreat, North Carolina with a Bachelor of Arts in Philosophy and Biblical Studies. Will also earned the Master of Divinity degree from Princeton Theological Seminary, where he received the John T. Galloway Award in Expository Preaching. Will is married to Abigail Bruxvoort-Wilson, who is completing her Ph.D. in Philosophy at Northwestern University, Evanston, IL.
Will’s interests are in preaching, history, philosophy, and theology. During the summer of 2016, Will was a research fellow at the Edna and Howard Hong Kierkegaard Library at St. Olaf College, Northfield, MN. Will’s other academic interests include reformation church history, christology, ecclesiology, and enlightenment philosophy. However, Will’s deepest passion is spending his time as a pastor to God’s people through preaching, teaching, pastoral care, and service through mission. Please feel free to reach out to him at the following email address or by calling the church.
Blake Stephens grew up in Sherman, Texas. While in the third grade, Blake began going to church at Covenant Presbyterian Church after a friend invited his family to Vacation Bible School. He soon became a very active member. Blake went to many youth leadership conferences and programs throughout middle school and high school. After Blake graduated from high school, he spent the summers of 2011 and 2012 at Camp Gilmont as a summer camp counselor. He then served as the youth intern at Bentwood Trail Presbyterian Church in Dallas, later becoming the director of children and youth ministries from 2012-2016. Blake then again served at Covenant Presbyterian Church as the interim director of youth ministries from 2016-2017. He moved to Kilgore in September 2017 and is currently serving as Director of Christian Education. Blake says he loves what he does here at FPC Kilgore.x
Camelia Griffin | Administrative Assistant
Mike Sechrist | Financial Administrator
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