About Pastor Paul Brown
Pastor Paul is a graduate of Logos Bible School (Bible Certificate), Southern Oregon State College (B.A. in History), and Talbot School of Theology (M.Div). He also received an honorary D.Div. from California Pacific School of Theology. He has served in various ministries including Youth Pastor at Ashland Bible Church, Campus Ministries Pastor at Grace Community Church, and Associate Pastor at Heartland Community Church prior to becoming Senior Pastor of Shepherd’s Community Church in 1990. In 2007, Shepherd’s Community Church merged with Heart of the Valley to form The Bridge Bible Fellowship. In 2007, Paul also developed and became President of Shepherding The Nations, an international Missions Agency that currently works in India, Nepal, Bolivia, Guatemala, Honduras and Southern Mexico. Its primary aim is to resource native pastors to reach their own countries with the gospel of Jesus Christ. Paul’s wife, Diane, treasures time with her family and especially her grandchildren, serves at TBBF mostly in the ministries of music, special events, and hospitality – and is also a professional vocalist. They were married in September of 1985 and have four children, two of whom are married: Jeremiah, Hannah (and Patrick), Rachel (and Josh), and Aaron. Paul and Diane have 3 grandchildren with one more on the way.