We exist to reach people with the gospel, build them together as a multi-cultural church, and send leaders, church planters, and missionaries all over the world as well as send our members into everyday life here in Louisville as witnesses to the gospel.
Biblically Faithful - Submitted to and shaped by God’s Word (2 Timothy 3:16)
Gospel-Centered - Jesus forms and fuels everything we do (1 Corinthians 2:1-5)
Transformative Relationships - Intentional community, compelled by God’s love (Romans 12:1-16)
Diverse Fellowship - Every person matters to God, so they matter to us (Galatians 2:28)
Creativity & the Arts - Being fruitful and cultivating beauty in all things (Genesis 1:28)
Relentless Mission - Sending and sacrificing for our neighborhoods and the nations (Matthew 28:18-20)
Jamaal Williams is the lead pastor of Sojourn Midtown in Louisville, Ky. He is a native of Chicago, IL. Jamaal received his bachelor’s degree from Michigan State University. He has a M.A in Church Ministries and is currently pursuing a D.Ed. Min in Black Church Leadership from the Southern Baptist Theological Seminary. He is married to Amber, and they are the parents of Nia, Josiah, Kayla, Micah, and Judah.