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In this Episode of DEFENDING THE FAITH, Dr. Frank Harber interviews Judge/Pastor GJ Walton in an episode entitled “Here Comes the Pastor and Texas Judge.”
You have heard of Judge Roy Bean, “The Law West of the Pecos.” But have you heard of Judge GJ Walton? Judge GJ Walton is a unique person! He is the Pastor of a county seat church and a Justice of the Peace in the state of Texas. Judge/Pastor GJ talks about his unique position and how it came to be. He also talks about the challenges of being a Texas Judge and a Pastor. Tune in and listen to this interesting episode.
GJ Walton is the pastor of FBC Silverton. He and his family moved to serve here 10 years ago. GJ also serves the community as a Justice of the Peace for Briscoe county. GJ is passionate about the unique role of the rural church in today’s culture. GJ holds a BA from Baylor University, MDiv from Southwestern Baptist Theological Seminary, has doctoral studies in Christian worldview and cultural engagement, and is currently finishing a Doctorate in Business Management at Wayland Baptist University.