Guntersville pastor wins 54th Ministers’ Golf Tournament
Alabama Baptist ministers from throughout the state gathered in Marion, Ala., on May 9 and 10 for Judson College’s 54th annual Ministers’ Golf Tournament. The tournament was played on the Marion Military Institute golf course.
First place went to Glen Stewart, former interim pastor of Northside Baptist Church in Guntersville. Second place winner was David Byrd, pastor of Northside Baptist Church in Jasper. Winner of the Over 70 division was A.L. Courtney, retired pastor of First Baptist Church in Pell City.
The ministers played on Monday afternoon and Tuesday morning, and they enjoyed their customary banquet on Monday night. Overall winners of the tournament were honored at the concluding luncheon on Tuesday.
“The College thoroughly enjoyed the presence of ministers from around the state for the 54th Annual Ministers’ Golf Tournament at Judson, said David Potts, Judson College President. “Ministers enjoyed good fellowship, friendly competition, and inspiring words from Judson’s students. We look forward to next year’s event.”
PHOTO: Judson College President David E. Potts presents award to first place winner Glen Stewart, former interim pastor of Northside Baptist Church in Guntersville. PHOTO CREDIT: Kristin Storment