Apostle Henry Brown, Sr.

APOSTLE HENRY BROWN, SR. is the senior pastor and visionary of Mt. Calvary Church, Inc. He is appointed and equipped with a cutting edge, 21st century anointing. Apostle Brown is a sought out evangelist and has traveled extensively across the country singing and preaching the gospel.

CHILDHOOD: Apostle Henry Brown, Sr. was born to the late Deacon Ulysses and the late Deaconess Hallie Brown. He is the 4th of seven siblings. Apostle Brown was born in the city of Baltimore, Maryland where he lived until June 1977. Apostle Brown grew up in Mt. Moriah Baptist Church. It was there that he was trained and began his spiritual development under the leadership of Reverend W.L. Greene and Reverend B. Jessie. As a part of Mt. Moriah Baptist Church, he attended Sunday School and was a member of the following ministries: Jr. Male Chorus, Jr. Ushers, and the O.J.C’s Inspirational Choir where served as assistant director.

FAMILY: Apostle Brown is married to the former Carlethea Walker of Baltimore, Maryland. She is a committed and dedicated partner who stands by his side and serves in the ministry as the helpmeet that God has ordained her to be. To this union, God blessed them with three children: Henry Jr., Antonio, and Nacelia. They have nine adorable grandchildren: Khaziah, Kaylon, Karter, Zion, Demi, Denim, Harmony, Henry M. Brown, III, and Sincere

MILITARY CAREER: He joined the United States Marine Corps at the age of 19 and served his country for 23 1/2 years. His service to his country consisted of eight tours. His final tour at New River Air Station is where he retired as a Provost Sergeant of the Military Police Department at the rank of Master Sergeant. During his Marine Corps career he received numerous awards for doing exemplary work.

MINISTRY FELLOWSHIPS: His military travels afforded him the opportunity to fellowship with several ministries where he gleamed much knowledge and served in various ministerial capacities. The ministries include Mt. Moriah Baptist Church in Baltimore, Maryland, Starlight Baptist Church in Cleveland, Ohio, Gospel Hour in Japan, Gospel Outreach in Korea, First Baptist Church in Jacksonville, North Carolina, St. Paul Free Will Baptist Church in Richlands, North Carolina, Freewill Chapel Church in Pollocksville, North Carolina, and Mt. Calvary Free Will Baptist Church in Greenville, North Carolina.
MINISTRY ASSIGNMENTS: Apostle Brown received his first Christian elevation and consecration when he was appointed a Junior Deacon in the early 1980’s at Starlight Baptist Church. He was ordained a Deacon at First Baptist Church in Jacksonville, North Carolina in 1987. After receiving the call to the gospel ministry in 1983, he accepted his call to preach God’s word in 1988 and he was
licensed by First Baptist Church. Free Will Chapel called him to the Pastorate in 1990. In addition to pastoring, Bishop Brown was appointed and served three years as District Elder of District Union #5 where the motto was “#5 is Alive”. His subsequent pastoral assignments were at Blooming Hill Free Will Baptist Church and now at Mt. Calvary Free Will Baptist Church where he serves as Senior Pastor.

BISHOPRIC: On November 2, 2003, Apostle Brown was consecrated as a Bishop in the Lord's Church. A new ministry was birthed out his loins called Mount Sinai Christian Center, located in Richlands, NC. His consecration to the Bishopric also consisted of being one of the founding fathers of K.E.F.C.P.P, where he served as its Vice Bishop and now as the Presiding Prelate. Also, he served as the Presiding Bishop of the Old Original Free Will Baptist Denomination, Inc. for a short period of time. Additionally, Apostle Brown served as the Southern Regional Bishop of the Believers in Christ Fellowship Inc. Apostle Henry Brown, Sr., is a member of the Kingdom Association of Covenant Pastors (KACP) and The Joint College of Bishops in Cleveland, Ohio.

APOSTLESHIP: On November 2, 2019, Apostle Brown was Affirmed as Apostle of the K.E.F.C.P.P by Chief Apostle Jerry Midgette and Apostle Georgette Redmond.

Apostle Brown’s desire is to “wear out, instead of rust out doing the will of God.” With all his accolades, he is most proud to say that he is a “Child of God” and admonishes others to follow him as he follows Christ!