About the Pastor

Pastor Brian D McMasters

Pastor Brian is an Ordained Bishop with the Church of God, Cleveland, TN. He holds a BA in Biblical Studies from Lee University, Cleveland, TN. with a minor in pastoral ministries.

Pastor Brian was born and raised in Seaford, Delaware. In 1985 he began attending East Coast Bible College in Charlotte, NC where he met his wife Gina from Kannapolis, NC. After graduating in 1989 he has worked as a Youth Pastor and as a Ministerial Intern in Kannapolis and Salisbury, NC. In 1992 Pastor Brian and his wife Gina planted a new church in Albuquerque, NM and also served as the Church of God Youth & Christian Education Director for the state of New Mexico.

Returning to North Carolina in 1995 to pastor the Oakboro Church of God and then to Salisbury in 1997 to pastor The River Church of God (formerly the Morlan Park Church of God) where he and his family currently serve.

Pastor Brian and Gina have three children and a son in law.