About Mark Brewer
Mark’s family: I married Melanie on August 21, 1993. We have 2 sons, Ethan (wife Haley), and Mason; and a daughter, Ella. I’m also Pops to Kylea, Alessia, and Valentina.
Unearthly – The moon.
Earthly – Three-week discovery trip into the jungles of India.
Regular order at Starbucks: Grande iced Americano.
Willy Wonka and the Chocolate Factory – dreams.
Magnificent Seven – chivalry.
Armageddon – sacrifice.
Nacho Libre – purpose.
People I would like to meet: Kubla Khan and John Adams…Oh, you mean living people…
One thing that most people don’t know about me: I read science books for fun.
Been in ministry since: 1990.
When and where did I get saved: Oak Cliff A/G 1989.
Favorite singer: Roy Orbison.
Life-changing moment: Melanie came out of the bathroom and said look at this…What is it?, I said…She said, look at it…All I could see was a little white stick with a plus sign on it…It changed my life.
Fears: Hmm…That someone will misunderstand me.
Favorite book: Tale of Two Cities and The Minister’s Black Veil.
Quirks: Making up words and weird noises.
In my spare time I… play with my kids, hang out with my wife, study health/wellness/fitness stuff, read like crazy and run adventure races.
Favorite actor: James Stewart.
Favorite actress: Audrey Hepburn.
Least favorite food: Cooked spinach.
What makes me laugh? I love to laugh at real life stuff; people falling down, messing stuff up, you know, things you see on America’s funniest home videos.
The most exotic place I’ve ever been to: Jakarta, Indonesia and the surrounding islands.
The most adventurous thing I’ve ever done: Married Melanie…By far, hands down!
My heroes: My Dad and Mom – tie.
Least favorite thing to do: Reconcile receipts.