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Steve Goforth

William Stephen Goforth was born in Murfreesboro, Tennessee, Rutherford County to the late John Morgan & Lucille Goforth.

    • Served in the United States Air Force 4 years.
    • Served during the Vietnam War.
    • Attended school in Yokota, Japan & UCLA in California.
    • Awarded Airman of the month.
    • Received an Honorable Discharge in 1969.
    • Saved February 17, 1974 at Miracle Baptist Church in LaVergne, Tennessee.
    • Happily married 51 years to Sherri Armstrong Goforth and has three children, Richard Goforth, Stephenie Lopez and Katie Goforth. Three grandchildren.
    • Business career Marketing and Sales for thirty years.
    • Deacon and Sunday school teacher.
    • Surrendered to preach in 1999.
    • Served as Associate Pastor at Middle Tennessee Baptist Church in Murfreesboro, Tennessee.
    • Graduated from Old Paths Bible Institute.  Bro. Steve says, “He considers himself a young preacher in an old man’s body.”  However, he is grateful after running for 14 years from the call of God—that he surrendered to God’s Will.
    • Owned Katie’s Kitchen for 8 1/2 Years
    • Pastor at Burt Baptist Church, Woodbury, Tennessee for 2 years.  Started Fair Havens Independent Baptist Church in Murfreesboro, Tennessee October 2003 until present.
    • Serves on the board of Good Shepherd Children’s Home in Murfreesboro, Tennessee.

Favorite Verse:

Psalms 118:8