Meet Our Pastors

Mark Brewer

Executive Pastor for Ministries

Full Name: Mark David Brewer

Mark’s family: Married Melanie on August 21, 1993; sons Ethan and Mason; and daughter, Ella.

Ministry Role: Executive Pastor of Ministries

Dream vacation:
Unearthly – The moon
Earthly – Three-week discovery trip into the jungles of India.

Regular order at Starbucks: Grande iced Americano

Favorite movies:
Willy Wonka and the Chocolate Factory – dreams
Magnificent Seven – chivalry
Armageddon – sacrifice
Nacho Libre – purpose

Things that fascinate me:
Melanie, astronomy/astrophysics, atoms and the brain

People I would like to meet: Kubla Khan, John Adams… Oh, you mean living people…

One thing that most people don’t know about me:
I read science books for fun

Been in ministry since 1990.

When and where did you get saved: Oak Cliff A/G 1989

Favorite singer: Roy Orbison

Life-changing moment: Melanie came out of the bathroom and said look at this… What is it, I said… She said, look at it… All I could see was a little white stick with a plus sign on it… It changed my life.

Fears: Hmm… That someone will misunderstand me

Favorite book:
Tale of Two Cities and The Minister’s Black Veil

Quirks: Making up words and weird noises

In my spare time I…
Play with my kids, hang out with my wife, study health/wellness/fitness stuff, read like crazy and run adventure races.

Favorite actor: James Stewart

Favorite actress: Audrey Hepburn

Least favorite food:
Cooked spinach

What makes you laugh? Real life stuff like people falling down, messing stuff up, you know, things you see on America’s funniest home videos

The most exotic place you’ve even been to: Jakarta, Indonesia and surrounding islands

The most adventurous thing you’ve ever done: Married Melanie… By far, hands down!

My hero: My Dad and Mom – tie

Least favorite thing to do: Do receipts

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