Meet Our Pastors

Bryan Brooks

Dean for the Oaks School of Leadership

Brief Bio:

Husband to Susan.  A father to five: Ellie,
Evan, Ava, Aaron and Ian.  Master of Divinity from
Southwestern Assemblies of God University and Master of Business
Administration from Washington State University (2014).

Full name: Bryan Brooks

Bryan’s family: Husband to Susan (married in 2004).  A father to five: Ellie
(2006), Evan (2007), Ava (2009), Aaron (2011) and Ian (2013)

Dream vacation: Playing golf at St. Andrews in Scotland

What’s your regular order at Starbucks? Grande Cinnamon Dolce Latte

Favorite movie: The Thin Red Line

Favorite scripture: “For if we are faithful to the end, trusting God just
as firmly as when we first believed, we will share in all that belongs to
Christ” (Heb. 3:14 NLT)

Things that fascinate me: The ocean and the universe

People who inspire me are: Entrepreneurs

Previous job or line of work: Lead Pastor of Freedom Church in
Fredericksburg, VA (8 yrs)

One thing that most people don’t know about me: I’ve had tea with Hilary
Clinton

Music that moves me: Yo-Yo Ma

Peeves: Procrastination, passivity, carpeted bathroom floors and hair

What sport are you not good at? Water Skiing

Favorite actor: Denzel Washington

What makes you laugh? It’s “who” and it’s my wife

The most exotic place you’ve even been to: Mombasa, Kenya

My hero: My wife

Least favorite thing to do: Clean toilets