Pastor Lehman becomes Senior Pastor

God brought Pastor Lehman and his family from Brighton, CO to become the senior pastor of MVBT.

Pastor Smith resigns

God guides Pastor Smith and his family to resign as senior pastor of MVBT.

Pastor Curt Smith Becomes Senior Pastor

Pastor Curt Smith becomes Senior Pastor at MVBT.

Pastor Fennell Called Into Missions

After 15 years of faithful service at MVBT, God directed Pastor Fennell to missions work with Worldview Ministries.

TCA's first graduation class

Through years of hard work and dedication, TCA’s first graduating class arrived.

First Service at Floralwood's New Building

The construction was completed and the first service was held in the new facilities on December 11, 2011

Floralwood Property Expansion

Through God’s miraculous guidance, the church received a donation of land on Floralwood Dr. The land included a building and the vison was set for the current property.

Temple Christian Academy

Under the leadership of Pastor Fennell, God led the church to establish a school to train the next generation for Jesus Christ, both spiritually and academically.

First Service at Yauger Rd

The building project was in the books and the church began meeting at the new facility on March 21, 2002.

Yauger Road Building Project

Additional growth challenges pushed the MVBT members to a new level of faith as they stepped out and began a substantial building project of the property on Yauger Road.

Pastor Bill Fennell becomes Senior Pastor

God providentially guided Pastor Bill Fennell to become the second pastor of Mount Vernon Baptist Temple. Under the leadership of Pastor Fennell, the church continued to grow and see God’s hand of blessing.

Yauger Road Propterty Purchased

As God continued to bless His church, the need for additional space became evident. The church stepped out by faith to purchase a new facility on Yauger Road.

First Building Purchased

On February 10, 1996, God led His newly established church to purchase their first building at 56 Mansfield Road. The church continues to grow as they are faithful to follow the Lord’s command to go and preach the Gospel.

First Service Held In The YMCA With Pastor David Wood Jr.

The beginning of Mount Vernon Baptist Temple has been established. A small group of people began meeting in the basement of the local YMCA on November 6, 1994. From this humble beginning, God would work miraculously through the faith of His children.