Mike Williams Northern IrelandMike is married to Rosemary and has a grown-up family. He lives outside Ballymoney and attends Portstewart Baptist Church. Mike has been involved with Stauros from the very beginning, working as a volunteer in Glasgow when it was first founded in 1980. He joined the Board of Trustees in 1984 and became a full time member of staff in 2000. He was the General Director of Stauros from 2010 to 2017.The main focus of Mike’s work is preaching and teaching God’s word, and writing about issues related to Stauros and the people it reaches. He has produced two dissertations, one entitled “Pastoral Care and People Addicted to Alcohol”, and the other “Alcohol Dependence and Individual Differences.”As well as being a member of the UK Board of Trustees, Mike is also a member of the Isle of Man board. He oversees the annual days of prayer and the delivery of staff training, which takes place four times per year. He is often invited to other churches to speak about the work of Stauros and to preach, and spends considerable time writing materials for Stauros people, volunteers and staff. He oversees the Stauros meeting in his home in Ballymoney onthe last Thursday of each month.
•Pray for Mike in his roles as husband, father, grandfather and church teaching pastor.•Pray for his writing that the Lord will guide and inspire the topics provided for use in Stauros in the years ahead.•Pray for his walk with the Lord, that he will continue to listen for the guidance and inspiration of the Lord.