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11-21-2005


Matt Norton Speaks at Convocation

Williamsburg, Ky.- The convocation service held on Wednesday, November 16, featured Pastor Matt Norton.

"The only way you will find contentment and satisfaction is by giving yourself to God," said Norton.

His message centered on the belief that God is the only way one can be truly happy. He went on to say we should be "God centered" not "self-centered."

Norton is a 1998 graduate of University of the Cumberlands and holds a M.Div. in Biblical languages from Southwestern Baptist Theological Seminary. He is the pastor of Balsora Baptist Church in Bridgeport, Texas. He and his wife Rachel have two sons and another child due Christmas Day.

University of the Cumberlands, located in Williamsburg, Ky., is a private liberal arts university in its 116th year of operation. UC offers four undergraduate degrees in 37 major fields of study, 30 minors and nine pre-professional programs.