Associate Pastor- New Member Assimilation
Anthony R. Self has been a faithful member of Brown Baptist for 12 years. For 5 of those years he served in many capacities on a full-time basis, the most recent being Associate Pastor. We are excited to announce God has blessed Pastor Anthony R. Self to serve as Chief Operations Officer at Mississippi Blvd. Christian Church. His start date is April 1st. There, he will provide leadership and strategic vision to all areas of operations for the church. His time of service at Brown Baptist has been a blessed time in which his family has grown in number and faith. Many God-ordained relationships have also developed. Although he is not with Brown Baptist in a professional capacity, he remains a part of our Christian family and mutual prayers for the advancement of the kingdom will continue for his ministry, Mississippi Blvd. Christian Church and Brown Missionary Baptist Church. Please pray for him and his family as he continues to pray for Brown Baptist
Pastor Anthony R. Self is happily married to Miranda Self. Anthony and Miranda have one daughter, Mariah.
Pastor Self accepted the call, by God, to preach the gospel and serve in ministry leadership in November of 2000 at St. Peter Missionary Baptist Church, under the leadership of Pastor Uelucious Purdy. After four years of faithful, practical ministry, Self was licensed October 3, 2004 and Ordained December 17, 2006 at Brown Missionary Baptist Church. Pastor Anthony Self serves as an Associate Pastor at Brown Missionary Baptist Church.
Pastor Self is a graduate of Whitehaven High School. While at Whitehaven, he served in numerous leadership roles including the local and state-wide Student Government Association, President and Vice President of Fellowship of Christian Students, President of Whitehaven High Gospel Choir, and a member of Youth Chapter of NAACP.
Pastor Self is a graduate of Union University. He majored in Organizational Leadership and studied Biblical Studies and Communication. He served in various leadership roles at Union including, President of Common Ground, member of Student Government Association, and Student Representative for the Minority Task Team. In Jackson Tennessee, Pastor Self served as a mentor for urban youth through Evangelic Community Church. He was also Assistant Director of the program.
Pastor Self is currently enrolled at Union University as he pursues his Master of Arts Degree in Intercultural Studies.
Rev. Self Scope of Responsibility: