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mark bown discipleship and outreach pastor at five forks baptist church simpsonville sc
"Him we proclaim, warning everyone and teaching everyone with all wisdom, that we may present everyone mature in Christ"

Dr. Mark Brown

Discipleship & Outreach Pastor

Mark grew-up in Virginia, in the suburbs of Washington DC. He and his family moved to Greenville, SC in 2013. Mark served as a pilot in the Air Force for 8 years, and has over 30 years’ experience as a commercial airline pilot. He holds a Master in Theology, a Master in Discipleship Ministries, and a Doctor of Ministry from Liberty University Baptist Theological Seminary.

Mark is married to Maria (“Babe”), and has 3 incredible children: Gregory, Chris and Danielle. His passion is to “present everyone mature in Christ.” (Colossians 1:28) His door is always opened – and he loves visitors!

Mark’s joys are: his family and heath blizzards from Dairy Queen.