Within Brown Memorial C.O.G.I.C. you will find many ministries that support the church, congregation, and community. Learn more about how you can become involved.

Bishop Matthew Williams and the Ministerial Staff

Elder Lonnie Jones, 1st Administrative Assistant

Christian Women's Council

The CWC seeks to help and motivate women above the 40, wives and families.

Sister Joan Woody, President

Who to contact for more information: Sister Woody

Church Clerks

Deacons' Board

Deacon B. Burrows, President

Deacons' Wives

Elder and Minister Wives

The Elder and Minister Wives fellowship and discuss personal and family issues.


The Greeters welcome the congregation at the beginning of service.

Sister Nastraletta R. Battles, President

Who to contact for more information: Sister Nastraletta Battles or Sister Mary Hamilton

Home and Foreign Missions

The Women Home and Foreign missions help support the local churches and pastors and where ever help is need aid the missions department with caring for the homeless and their needs.

Mother Mary Cumbie, President

Mother Jimie Toomes, Vice President

Meets: 4th Sunday Evening at 6:00 PM

Who to contact for information: Mother Mary Cumbie


Prison Ministry - In Time Harvest

Mother Thurman, President

Missionary Board

The Missionary Board is a group of women that have received license that will allow them to evangelize the work of the church as much as lies within her power. To carry the gospel of comfort and deliverance to the hospitals, jails, convalescent homes and personal residences. Missionaries visit the shut –ins and give physical assistance when there is a need.

Mother Rosemary Gadsden, President

Mother Catherine Steven, 1stAssistant

Evangelist Iradia Carrion, 2nd Assistant

Meets: Quarterly

Who to contact for more information: Mother Rosemary Gadsden

Missions Department

The Missions Department ministers to the homeless and serve hot meals. Also ministers to men and women who have been released from the penal system.

Sister Barbara Bell, President

Deacon Anthony Bryant, Vice President

Meets: 3rd Sunday and Thursday

Who to contact for more information: Sister Barbara Bell

Mothers' Board

Nurses Unit

The Nurses Unit provides first aid, visit the sick and shut-in, attend funerals and health fairs.

Sister Jean Garden, President

Sister Yvonne Jefferson, Vice President

Sister Loretta Brown, Vice President

Meets: Monday Night after the 3rd Sunday

Who to contact for more information: Sister Jean Garden

Pastor's Aid

Sister Annette Jeffreys, President

Prayer Warriors

Mother Mazellen Jones, Church Mother

Sewing Circle - Artistic Fingers

The Sewing Circle (Artistic Fingers) is where we fellowship, create what God has given us. For beginners as well as those with sewing experience.

Sunday School

Sunday School is an educational opportunity for children, young people and adults to come and study God’s word every Sunday morning at 9:30AM.

Mother Maureen K. Hayes, Sunday School Superintendent

 Elder Michael Savage, 1st Assistant

Deacon Bernard Gallon, 2nd Assistant

Meets: Every Sunday at 9:30 AM

Who to contact for more information: Mother Maureen K. Hayes

Sunshine Band

Sunshine Band creatively ministers to the spiritual needs of our youth through the word of God.

Sister DeBora Mincey, President

Missionary Teshamna Sanders, Vice President

Meets: Every 2nd & 4th Wednesday Evening

Who to contact for more information: Sister Debora Mincey

Young Women's Christian Council

The YWCC seeks to help and motivate young women, wives and families.

Mother C. Young, President

Sister LaSondra Savage, Vice President

Meets: Monday after 1st Sunday

Who to contact for more information: Mother Young

Ushers' Board

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Email: info@brownmemorialcogic.org