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Love, Learn and Lead



The Germantown Seventh-day Adventist Church exists to reflect and reveal the character of Christ in every area of live as we await His second coming. This happens as we learn about Jesus, love like Jesus and lead others into a relationship with Jesus. 



To love others the way God love us...


Pastor Orville Brissett is a native of Bay Shore, NY.  In 1995, Pastor Brissett graduated from Pine Forge Academy and then went on to attend Oakwood College from 1995-1997.  In 1998, Pastor Brissett joined the U.S. Navy where he served as an Operations Specialist onboard the USS Estocin and Commander Second Fleet.  He also served as the lead enlisted instructor and leading petty officer for the department of professional development at the United States Naval Academy located in Annapolis, MD. Pastor Brissett holds a Bachelor’s in Religious Studies, a Masters in Business Administration, and he is currently pursuing a Doctorate in Ministry from South University.


Pastor Brissett serves on various boards and committees including Habitat for Humanity, NAD pastoral advisory committee, and he also served as an adjunct professor in the Department of Philosophy and Anthropology at Northern Kentucky University.


Pastor Brissett served as a pastoral assistant at Miracle Temple under the leadership of Pastor Frederick Russell from 2004 -2006. Pastor Brissett has pastored in the Southwest Region, Southeastern, and Allegheny West Conferences. He currently serves as the senior pastor of the Germantown Seventh-day Adventist Church in Philadelphia, PA. 


Pastor Brissett is married to the former Tiffany Smith of Richmond and they are proud parents of three children Julian, Kennedi, and Micah.


Pastor Brissett’s favorite bible verse is Job 19:25….For I know that my Redeemer lives and that he shall stand at the latter day upon the earth.

First Elder  |  Susan James
Head Deacon  |   James Green
Ministry Development  |  Walt Erskine
Church Clerk  |  Joselin Moore
Sabbath School Superintendent |  Walt Erskine
Health Ministries  |   Linda Kilby Powell
Pathfinder Director  |  Kristyn Mountcastle
Adventurer Director  |   Joselin Moore
Family Life  |  Armina Domingue
Men's Ministries  |  Jonathan Shand
Women's Ministries  |  Tiffany Brissett
Youth Ministry Leader  |  Anthony Redley
Communications   |   Marlyn Louis
Public Affairs & Religious Liberty  |   Jeff Jones
Prison Ministries Leader  |  Reed Brown, Sr.
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