Dr. Charles E. Brown
Senior Pastor
 
Serving as pastor at Government Street for over thirty years the church has experienced very much growth over the years. He is committed to verse by verse teaching of God’s word each time we meet. Dr. Brown believes and teaches the importance of both mission ministries and home-front evangelism. He received his education at both William Carey University and New Orleans Baptist Seminary. He has pastored churches both in Alabama and Mississippi. Dr. Brown and his wife, Melba Roper Brown, have three children.
 
 
 
Dr. Bruce Earnest
Worship Pastor
 
Bruce Earnest is an ordained Southern Baptist Minister. He has received a Bachelor of Arts Degree in Music Administration from Westfield State University, a Master of Music Degree in Opera from the University of Miami, and he has completed his doctoral studies at the University of Southern Mississippi. He is the Assistant Vice President of Academic Affairs and Director Musical Theatre at the University of Mobile and Producing Artistic Director Of the International Performing Arts Institute. He is married to Darla, and they have two children, Lukas and Rosalie.
 
 
Brooks Alexander
Education Pastor
 
Brooks Alexander accepted Christ at age 10. He graduated from Mississippi College and the University of Mississippi Law School. After practicing law for 17 years, he was called into the ministry in 1993. He then attended and graduated from New Orleans Baptist Theological Seminary with a Master of Divinity Degree. He served for over 5 years as a church planter and multi-housing minister in St. Louis, Missouri, and he has served for over 14 years as a minister of education at Government Street Baptist Church. His wife is named Cathy, and they have 2 adult children, Matthew and Walton.
 
 
Aaron Griffin
Youth Pastor
 

Aaron Griffin had the absolute privilege of growing up in a Christ centered home. At the age of eight, he became a Christ follower, and after graduating High School, he felt a strong passion to serve the church. Aaron holds a Bachelor of Science in Theology from the University of Mobile. He has experience in leading Student Ministry and Worship Ministry since 2011. He is motivated to reach this generation with the life transforming power of the Gospel.

 
Charles Feathers
Children”s Minister
 

Charles Feathers was saved at 18 years of age at a church camp. As a freshman in college, he surrendered to the ministry. A 2011 graduate from Southwestern Baptist Theological Seminary with a Masters of Divinity, he is now a licensed and ordained minister. He is currently  working on his Master’s in Counseling through Midwestern Baptist Theological Seminary. He and his wife, Tiffany, have been married  for 6 years. They have 2 children, Eliana and Josiah. His philosophy in the ministry is rooted in Deuteronomy 6:4-8, to teach children to love the Lord with all their heart, mind, and soul.   

 
Brett Warren
Camp Christian Director
 
Brett Warren serves as Camp Director for Camp Christian. He has been in the ministry since 2010 serving in various ministries and serving as youth minister and associate pastor for four years. He has been ordained into the Gospel Ministry, and is making plans to finish his degree from the University of Mobile. Brett has a beautiful daughter named Ella. 
 
 
 
Bryan Townsend
Government Street Christian School Principal
 
Bryan Townsend serves as Principal of Government Street Christian School. He has over 35 years of experience in secondary and post-secondary education, operations management, and church ministry. He earned his undergraduate and graduate degrees from the University of South Alabama. Bryan’s philosophy of education is that Jesus Christ is the ultimate source and the ultimate purpose for the study of all fields of study (Colossians 2:2, 3). Therefore, Christian education should focus on nurturing the spirit and educating the mind through character development (piety and love) and rigorous academic study (truth and reason).
Bryan has been married to his best friend, Anita, for over 30 years. They have two adult sons and two grandchildren.
 
 
 
Deborah Eddie
Child Development Center Director
 
Deborah Eddie has served for over 25 years in various forms of childcare. As the wife of a now retired US Coast Guardsman, she has had the opportunity to be a part of many daycares, youth centers, and churches. Deborah has served in various church positions. She holds a Bachelor of Social Work with a minor in Child/Adolescent Psychology from Louisiana College. She has received certification as an instructor for Adult/Pediatric CPR, First Aid, and AED. Deborah also home schooled her two children who are now college graduates. Deborah resides in Mobile with her husband David.