Pastor Jim Brown has been at Eureka Bible Church since April, 2009. Before Eureka Bible Church, he pastored Bible churches at Ashton, Iowa, Delton, Michigan, and Bourbon, Indiana.
Pastor Jim was ordained in 1991 at Community Bible Church, Stratford, Wisconsin. He attended U W Platteville and received a BS in Technical Agriculture, and then Grace Theological Seminary, Winona Lake, IN, and received a Master of Divinity degree.
Pastor Jim serves as an Adjunct Professor at Brookes Bible Institute, and speaks at Bible Camps each summer.
Jim and his wife Carolyn have seven children; one son is teaching English in the Middle East; another lives in Iowa. Two daughters are in college, and Carolyn homeschools the three at home. Carolyn enjoys gardening and canning, reading and taking care of the home.
Jim enjoys woodworking, camping, fishing and hunting, as time allows.
The Brown family is blessed by the musical interests of their children; several of the children are taking piano lessons, violin lessons and voice lessons. Betsy and Ruth have played in the Maryville Community Orchestra. Hiking and biking are also family hobbies. In 2013, two of the Brown children spent time overseas in Mission work.