Press Release BOYNTON BEACH, September 10, 2018 – Faith Farm Ministries (FFM) announced last week that Rev. Michael G. Brown has been named as the organization’s new CEO. Pastor Mike Brown has been around Faith Farm for most of his life. In 1959, when he was 7 years old, his father, Rev. Gurnade Brown, came to oversee the original Ft. Lauderdale Rescue Mission. In June of 1974, upon graduating from Bible College, Mike became a staff member at the Ft. Lauderdale campus. He was mentored in the Word and on the job by “Pappy”, Garland Eastham, Founder of Faith Farm Ministries, and later became Pappy’s assistant until his death. Over the years, Mike has worked in almost every staff position and on all three campuses…including serving as Executive Director.
In 1997, Mike left Faith Farm to serve as pastor of another recovery ministry in Indiantown, Florida, called Dunklin Memorial Camp, where he served as President of Dunklin International helping to establish other locations similar to FFM and DMC in the United States and other parts of the world.
In May, 2003 Mike and his wife, Theresa, founded Mike Brown Ministries International, where he continues to do consulting for recovery ministries at home and abroad. On June 1, 2003 they founded The Gathering Church in Okeechobee, Florida, where he presently serves as Senior Pastor. In 2008, Mike rejoined Faith Farm Ministries when he was invited to serve as a member of the Board of Directors.