About Our Pastors

Jesse Brown II is Senior Pastor and Co-Founder of Rivers of Life Church in Lansing, Michigan, where he leads a thriving congregation. He has been in ministry, preaching the gospel for nearly 20 years. Pastor Jesse is ordained under Dr. Bill Winston’s ministry in Chicago, completed two years of study at Lansing Community College, and has also completed 5 years of biblical studies at Great Lakes Christian College in Lansing, Michigan. In addition, Pastor Jesse completed Pacesetting Leadership Training through Mt. Hope Church in Lansing, is the spiritual consultant to Michigan State University’s men’s basketball team, and spear headed Lansing’s first annual “Bouncing Back to a New School Year,” basketball clinic for underprivileged children.

Pastor Jesse preaches a strong message of hope and love. His preaching is fervent in Spirit, igniting others to action in their walk with God. His heart is to reach, restore and refresh lives by the power and demonstration of God’s love. His dream is to help others live out their destiny and purpose.

Brigitte Brown is Co-Pastor and Co-Founder of Rivers of Life Church in Lansing, MI where she pastors along side her husband, Pastor Jesse Brown II. Pastor Brigitte was ordained under Dr. Bill Winston’s ministry in Chicago and completed Pacesetting Leadership Training through Mt. Hope Church in Lansing.

Brigitte’s heartbeat is to lead people to “Encounter God” by teaching His written Word and by demonstrations of the Holy Ghost and power. God has graced her with the healing compassion of Jesus and with a strong teaching anointing. She teaches the Word of God with great boldness and clarity as revelation is imparted. Many are supernaturally healed, delivered and set free during her “Encounter God” Healing Miracle services.

Brigitte is a pastor, wife and mother and resides in Lansing, Michigan.