First Baptist Church

March 28, 2020

8:30am - 4:55pm

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Tommy Bowden comes from one of the most storied families in the history of college football. He coached Division 1 football for 32 years including stints at Alabama, Auburn, Florida State, West Virginia, Kentucky, Duke, Tulane, and Clemson. Coach Bowden holds a record as head coach with 90 wins in eleven and a half years and never had a losing season. Some of his other accomplishments:

• 1 undefeated season, in 1998 at Tulane. Finished 7th in the final Coaches Poll.

• 1 Time Conference USA and 2 Time ACC Coach of the Year.

• 2 time Bear Bryant Coach of the Year Finalist.

Currently working around College Football Analyst responsibilities, Coach Bowden has committed his life to faith-based speaking. His desire is to serve churches, organizations and events by sharing his story and challenging men to live with commitment, accountability, responsibility, discipline and sacrifice. Coach Bowden is often the featured speaker for Fellowship of Christian Athletes fundraisers and conferences as well. He is the author of Winning Character: A Proven Game Plan For Success.

Tommy Bowden
Jamaal Williams

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 an M.A in Church Ministries and a D.Ed.Min. in Black Church Leadership from Southern Baptist Theological Seminary. He is married to Amber, and they are the parents of Nia (9), Josiah (8), Kayla (6), Micah (3), and Judah (3).