by Ernest Clevenger

HOUSTON, Tex., (BNc) – Lane Widick, Associate and Worship Minister at West University Church of Christ, Houston, Tex., has accepted the invitation of the Granny White church in Nashville to serve as their new preacher starting the middle of September.

Widick replaces Scott Gleaves who became the associate dean of Bible at Faulkner University.  Prior to being at West University, Widick served in churches in Tennessee, Alabama, and also was the campus minister at Westbury Christian School in Houston.

Widick received his Bachelor’s degree in Bible from Freed-Hardeman. He has served on many mission campaigns to Honduras, Scotland, England, Belgium, Haiti, and several domestic campaigns as well.  He has served as a Youth Minister, Family Minister, Associate Minister, and Worship Minister.  He is married to Kristen and they have one daughter, Josie.  Widick is originally from Lebanon, Tenn.

Barbara has been involved in missions for over 25 years, both in the field and in publishing.