For the past twenty-five years, Brother Bob Connerley has been the pastor of Brownsville Baptist Church and under his leadership the church has grown physically and spiritually. Utilizing prayer as a guide post and spirit filled Bible study, Bro. Bob has been responsible for hundreds of decisions and dedications to Jesus christ by his Bible based and spirit filled sermons.Bro. Bob has led the charge to form F.A.I.T.H. ministry program in the church with over 100 graduates for the program. He has led numerous mission projects from Honduras across the U.S.
Brother Mike Young heads up several of the church's ministries including, youth, children and family activites. Brother Mike has a diverse ministry background due to spending several years working with inner city ministries in Memphis. In addition to his regular responsibilities Brother Mike is also the teaching pastor of our Contemporary Worship Service, the BBC Connection. Brother Mike is a graduate of Liberty University as well as Mid America Baptist Theological Seminary.
Brother Walter Brinks is the leader of Music Worship at Brownsville Baptist. He comes to us from Hueytown, Alabama and is a graduate of the University of Montevallo. He has served as minister of music for over twelve years and comes to us to direct our choir programs, visitation programs, F.A.I.T.H. ministires, LLL (our seniors) ministries, and spearheading the drama ministry in our church. Each year the music outreach of the church has expanded and grown in the community. Christmas Carols has become a community favorite under his excellent direction.
Rev. Mike Young
Rev. Walter Brinks
Brian Dunn serve as worship leader for our contemporary worship service the BBC Connection. Brian leads a spirit-filled worship team in today's latest contemporary worship songs.
Below are our church staff secretaries. These ladies handle the secretarial and financial records of our church.
Mrs. Melinda Chapman, Financial Secretary
Mrs. Debbie Barnes, Office Secretary
Our church custodians staff is headed by Leroy Dowdy, who has been recognized for his long years of service to the church community. His able assistant is Steve Southall, who gladly assists in every church need. Our dining room specialist is Mrs. Bennie Gibbs who has been a mainstay at our church in some capacity for years, and is responsible for our Wednesday night meals and all the other times that the church's appetite grows for delicacies.
Our Deacon Body:
Terms Expiring 2019
Terms Expiring 2020
John Gorman, Jr.
John Gorman, III
Will Allen Weddington
Terms Expiring 2021
Billy Garrett, Jr.
"Together we worship Jesus Christ our Savior - And grow in our faith as we share His love"