David Brown

Interim Coordinator of Community and Connections


Pastor David Brown’s Faith Story

Brown’s focus has been on faithful family living and sharing, prayers and participation in devotions at home and ministries of church. His mentors have been Lew and Darby, who reminded him that he could know God personally and that quiet times provide base happiness on his hope in Christ.

David Brown went to Wheaton College and University of Michigan before going to seminary. Brown’s ministry in the church has taken many forms: international ES, University (IU), Urban setting (MKE), Metro Detroit, Siberia.

Marriage and family
David has been married to his wife of 52 years, Marsha, and has four kids, 14 grandkids, 1 great granddaughter. He believes that the purpose of family is to raise an intact family that knows and loves God and serves Him in their generation.

How God has led us…

  • To Churches (UC South Foxboro, UC El Salvador, UP Church, Eastbrook, Ward, Fellowship, Redeemer
  • To Places most recently to Detroit – Stable presence, Peacemakers and Prayer Warriors
  • To People – Small Groups, Men’s Discipling, MWP Clerk pastor to pastors, Neighbors, 360 Detroit
    (Marsha) Women and Children, MOPS, Faith Finders, Hospitality, Mentoring couples, CDC tutoring.
  • To Marriages Preparation and Enrichment Weekends (David and Marsha) 3,1, 4 engagements in our SG

Personal Experience in Community Group Ministry

  • Launched and supported small group ministries in every church where I served.
  • Wrote Curriculum
  • Provided Leadership Seminars for Church Wide small group ministries, Marriage Preparation and
    Marriage Renewal weekends
  • Formed Capernaum Health Clinics
  • Redeemer Small Groups
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