Howard Brooks

Mt. Pleasant Baptist Church, Georgia

009399-Brooks,Howard
Institutional Chaplaincy
Carrollton Georgia
Mt. Pleasant Baptist Church
May 13
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About My Family

I have been married to my wife, Teri, for 32 years. We have one son and five grandchildren. Our son passed in March 2014. Teri and I have been members of Mt. Pleasant Baptist Church since 1999. I am a Sunday School teacher, coordinator of the assisted living ministry and also a coordinator for the jail and prison ministry for the church. Teri has been the secretary for the choir and orchestra since 2001.

About My Ministry

I serve as the chaplain of the Carroll County jail and prison. I have been serving since 2007.

SBC Chaplaincy

Chaplaincy is a "frontline" ministry that is vital to the extension of the local church. Chaplains reach the lost among the thousands of men and women in the U.S. Armed Forces, correctional facilities, healthcare settings, public safety, disaster relief sites and corporate environments. SBC Chaplains care for the broken, offer hope to the hopeless, and advance the Gospel of Jesus Christ in hard to reach places. The qualifications expected of a Southern Baptist applying for endorsement as a chaplain or counselor are established by the using agency and the Chaplains Commission, SBC. These qualification requirements vary according to the type of chaplaincy or counseling ministry involved but all are expected to meet a high level of ministerial competence. A basic qualification from the Chaplains Commission, SBC, is that an applicant is a Southern Baptist who is a member in good standing with an SBC church. Additional qualification requirements may involve certain age limits, educational background, ministry experience, physical condition, financial and credit history, citizenship eligibility for a security clearance, certification by certain national organizations, and other qualifications specific to the Using Agency or Chaplains Commission, SBC. If you are interested in pursuing next steps as an SBC endorsed chaplain from your church, explore the possibilities at Send me. For more information about SBC Chaplaincy, visit www.namb.net/chaplaincy.

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Howard Brooks

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Pray for boldness to share the gospel and open hearts among the people to whom I minister. Pray for people to come to saving faith in Jesus. Pray for more to join missionaries and chaplains.

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