Who We Are
AWKNG exists to provide resources that awaken God’s people to engage the values of the Kingdom. Our main areas of focus are Media, Mental Health, and Academics. From TV shows to books, from classes to retreats, from online courses to albums, all that we produce is to provide tools for God’s people. We know that as people begin to engage these values, God’s Kingdom will advance like never before! Through our programs and resources, we love to work with individuals and church pastors, staff, or congregations. In all things we do, we want to be a resource to you!
Purpose – We believe that the Kingdom taking its place in media is an essential strategy to proclaiming the Gospel in our time.
Vision – We will create compelling, excellent, and entertaining television that invites people to live out the values of God’s Kingdom.
Mission - Stepping into the captivating stories of the Kingdom and its people.
Purpose – We believe God’s Kingdom has a sound that everyone needs to hear.
Vision – We will create music that awakens people to the one true King.
Mission – A Family of artists making a Kingdom sound.
Purpose – We believe key conversations need to be had to arm people with Kingdom truths for living in today’s world.
Vision – We will broadcast messages that will transform the way people think and inspire them to live a life that aligns with God’s Kingdom.
Mission - Sharing transformative talk for today’s world.
Purpose - We believe all people were designed by God to live a vibrant life of wholeness.
Vision – We will provide a safe place for people to learn to walk in wholeness, be restored, refreshed, and revived by the transformative power of God.
Mission - Awakening people to God’s original intent of wholeness for their lives.
Purpose – We believe that every Christian needs to think well about the Scriptures, understanding the Bible as a whole story in its original context and supernatural worldview.
Vision – We will open people’s eyes to the unseen realm of the supernatural in the Scriptures, so they read the Bible again for the first time.
Mission - Teaching people to think well about Scripture and embrace a supernatural worldview.
Purpose – We believe in a biblical framework for ministry that will thrive in any season God’s people may encounter.
Vision – We will bring God’s Kingdom into every home and community by developing disciples of Jesus who shepherd his people.
Mission - Activating God’s family as the priesthood in every home and community.
MEET OUR TEAM
Kerri Weems is Global Senior Co-Pastor of Celebration Church and the CEO of multiple for-profit and non-profit entities. A globally recognized pioneer for women in church leadership, Kerri has spoken to congregations and leaders alike all around the world. Together with her husband Stovall, Kerri launched Celebration Church in 1998 with a vision of reaching the people of Jacksonville, FL, and around the world. Since that time, Celebration Church has grown to reach thousands in regional and international capacities alike. Grounded in their value to lead people to experience wholeness in Christ, Stovall and Kerri launched Honey Lake Farms, an organization that creates habitats for wholeness in communities, bringing economic development, skill training, outreach opportunity, and retreat space for groups of interest worldwide.
Kerri is also the co-founder and CEO of AWKNG, a media network that includes multiple professional arms of influence in television, recording, publishing, theological and ministry training, and Church networking. She is the author of several books including, Clueless, Rhythms of Grace, and The Sisterhood Effect.
Karla Adcox is the Executive Director of AWKNG. Before leading AWKNG, she worked at Celebration Church for 14 years on the leadership team as an Executive Director and Pastor over various areas. Her focus has always been on building ministries, resources, programs, systems, and teams from the ground up into successful and thriving entities. She is now able to take all of those skills and pour them into AWKNG. She has a bachelor’s degree from FSU in interdisciplinary social science with a focus in business administration and sociology and a certification in EQ-i 2.0 & EQ 360. She has a deep love for God’s Kingdom and a heart for his people and desires to use her skills in every way she can to see others mature into all God has for them so the Kingdom can continue to advance. Karla has been married to her husband, Matt, since 2006, and they are blessed with two sons, Baize and Grey.
Stovall Weems is the Global Senior Pastor of Celebration Church and President of Honey Lake Farms and AWKNG. Together with his wife, Kerri, Stovall launched Celebration Church in Jacksonville, Florida in 1998 with a vision of reaching people both in the city of Jacksonville and around the world. Under the Weems’ leadership, Celebration Church has since grown to reach thousands of people and help form and equip pastors and church leaders all around the world.
Grounded in their value to lead people to experience spiritual and mental wholeness in Christ, Stovall and Kerri launched Honey Lake Farms in 2021. Honey Lake Farms is an organization designed to cultivate wholeness in communities by bringing economic development, skills training, outreach and retreat space for under resourced populations, at-risk youth, as well as pastors and church leaders.
Stovall also serves as the founder and president of AWKNG, a media network designed to bring the Gospel of the Kingdom to people in the areas of television, recording, publication, theology and ministry training, and networking churches. Stovall also currently serves on the board of Honey Lake Clinic, the premier Christian mental health program in the United States, and a ministry he helped launch.
Stovall is the author of numerous books including, Awakening: A New Approach to Faith, Fasting and Spiritual Freedom and The God-First Life: Uncomplicate Your Life, God¹s Way.