About Ben Godwin

Ben Godwin grew up in Tampa, Florida. At age seven, he was struck by a car while riding a bicycle. Three inches of bone were irreparably dislodged from his left leg. He was supposed to be a semi-cripple for life, but God intervened and called him to preach. He preached his first sermon at age thirteen and has been involved in full-time ministry since 1987.

Pastor

Ben  traveled as an evangelist from 1987-1994, then served as the assistant pastor of Goodsprings Full Gospel Church (GFGC) for five years. Then, in 1999, he became the senior pastor of GFGC and still serves in that capacity. Ben has shared his miracle testimony and preached in numerous churches, schools, conferences, youth camps, and retreats and has taken mission trips to Canada, Mexico, Honduras, Costa Rica, and Russia. Ben graduated in 2004 with a Bachelor of Theology from Christian Life School of Theology.

Media

Ben Godwin has been a guest on TV programs such as 100 Huntley Street, Atlanta Live, Lesea Live, and Sid Roth’s It’s Supernatural. He writes a monthly religious column for the Daily Mountain Eagle newspaper which is often posted at Charismamag.com and produces a weekly TV program called The Word Workshop.

Author

Ben has authored numerous articles and books including his testimony book, God’s Strategy for Tragedy, A Practical Pattern for Prayer, The Redemption Files, A Pilgrim’s Perspective and most recently, Heaven’s Hereoes.

Godwin Family

Ben and his wife, Michelle, work as a team in ministry. They have three children and live near Birmingham, Alabama.

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8 Things That Attract God’s Attention

8 Things That Attract God’s Attention

We all want God’s attention, right? The best way to get His attention is to give Him our full attention and pay close attention to what attracts Him. There are certain attitudes and actions which attract God and others that repel Him. We want to create an atmosphere...

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Comparing Two Icons of Freedom

Comparing Two Icons of Freedom

The Statue of Liberty is an icon of our political freedom. The Cross is an icon of our spiritual freedom. The Statue of Liberty was a gift from France to seal national friendship. The Cross was a gift from God to seal divine sonship. The Statue of Liberty features a...

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