Ernie Willis, B.A., M.Div. - Pastoral Counselor

For over 25+ years, Ernie has served in local church ministry, loving families, shepherding couples, and advocating for fellow pastors. He has earned a B.A. from Southeastern Bible College and an M.Div. from Beeson Divinity School. Ernie and wife Michele have been married 25 years and have three children.

Ernie’s passion is coaching others to pursue excellence in every aspect of their life. He is effective in relationship development and has a proven record of spiritually driven counseling. He approaches his time with others with a fresh perspective of balance, grace, and faith.

His experience in the counseling/coaching field includes extensive work with adolescents/teens/parents, pre-marital/couples counseling, and ministry coaching/mediation for churches and ministers. Ernie is currently serving on staff as Senior Pastor in central Alabama.

If you would like to scheduling an appointment with Ernie, please email him at