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.