Our purpose globally is to remember that no mountain should stand in the way of reaching others with the gospel of Jesus Christ!
Our purpose locally is to serve the community around us. 
Senior Pastor
Bro. Nathe Ozment has been the lead pastor of Mt. Vernon since 2007. He recently finished his Master’s of Religion degree from Liberty University with an emphasis in counseling. He and his wife Mona have four sons. He has a passionate heart to see others come to know Christ as their Lord. God has worked through him in a powerful way and he continues to lead the church to honor Him in all they do.


Associate Pastor
Dr. Mark Schutzius has been at Mt. Vernon since 2009. He has a Ph.D. from Mid-America Baptist Theologi
cal Seminary in Old Testament/Hebrew and has written a book on Isaiah 7:14 and the virgin birth. He and his wife Faith have a heart that lies in serving God in all they do. They have one daughter.  Their desire is to see every family plugged in to a lifegroup, the youth growing in the likeness of Jesus, and families growing closer together.
Worship Pastor
Ryan Harris has been at Mt Vernon since April 2018.  He is currently pursuing his degree in secondary history at the University of Tennessee at Martin and also continuing his education to become a licensed minister.  He and his wife Ashley have a 10 month old son.  Their vision is to bring everyone to a deeper understanding of Gods love through ministering in music and song.
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