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administrator , Minister

Alexander Dobbin Brooks, American Minister, administrator. Ordained to Ministry Bethany Missionary Church, 1974. Board of directors Greater Minneapolis Association Evangs., 1985. Member National Association Evangs. (board directors since 1986).

Background

Brooks, Alexander Dobbin was born on June 10, 1940 in Dumbarton, Scotland. Came to the United States, 1960. Son of Thomas Gillespie and Mary (Bovil) Brooks.

Education

Diploma, Bethany College of Missions, Minneapolis, 1963.

Career

Teacher, Bethany College of Missions, Minneapolis, 1970; dean of men, Bethany College of Missions, Minneapolis, 1972-1980; pastor, Bethany Missionary Church, Minneapolis, since 1974; principal, Bethany Academy, Minneapolis, 1975-1981. President Bethany Fellowship, Inc., since 1980, Bethany Corporation, 1980-1989. International director Bethany Fellowship Missions, Minneapolis, 1983-1986.

Board directors FaithVentures, Clarkesville, Georgia.

Achievements

  • Ordained to Ministry Bethany Missionary Church, 1974.

Works

  • Other Work

    • Editor-in-chief Bethany House Publications, Minneapolis, 1966-1980. Contributing author: Message of the Cross Magazine, since 1975, editor, 1982-1991.

Membership

Board of directors Greater Minneapolis Association Evangs., 1985. Member National Association Evangs. (board directors since 1986).

Connections

Married Joanie Carol Hegre, October 11, 1963. Children: David Scott, Diane Carol.

father:
Thomas Gillespie Brooks

mother:
Mary (Bovil) Brooks

spouse:
Joanie Carol Hegre

child:
Diane Carol Brooks

child:
David Scott Brooks