Reverend Harold L. Brown, Sr. (Pastor). Reverend
Brown was born in Harrisonburg,
Virginia. He truly accepted the Lord as his personal Saviour in 1985.
Receiving his call to the ministry on December 27, 1986 at Mount Olive
Baptist Church, Rectortown, Virginia, at a funeral.
attending Greenbrier Baptist Church (Arlington, VA) Reverend Brown asked
to be baptized again after recognizing his calling. He continued to
serve faithfully at Greenbrier and received his License to preach the
gospel in 1988. That same year he was also ordained a Deacon. While at
Greenbrier he was blessed to be an assistant Sunday school teacher.
few years later he moved his membership to Beulah Baptist Church,
Markham, Virginia where he assisted his pastor, Reverend Douglas Gore.
While at Beulah he formed the Beulah Male Chorus with the permission of
In April 1994 Reverend Brown was called to
preach at Guilfield Baptist Church, Millwood, Virginia. In September of
the same year he was asked to become the Pastor at Guilfield. Reverend
Brown was ordained by the Second National Ketocton Baptist Association
in July 1995. In 2006 he received a Bachelor of Arts degree from the
Second Guilfield Biblical Institute. He served as pastor of Guilfield
for 18 years (August 2013).
Reverend Brown was called
to Pastor the Mount Vernon Baptist Church and was named Pastor Elect on
July 26, 2013. He was installed as the sixth pastor of Mount Vernon on
October 7, 2013. He is a God fearing, Bible reading, Bible preaching
man that is being
used at Mount Vernon in a ministerial capacity with God leading, guiding
and directing his
Brown and his wife, Judy, have been married over 50 years, and have six grown