Dr. Alan Brown

Senior Pastor

Alan has been with Freeman Heights since 2012.  He is a wonderful teacher of the Bible and a great man with a heart for people.  His attitude of grace and passion for missions are a driving force in his ministry.  He is a graduate of Ouachita Baptist University, with his masters from Southwestern Baptist Theological Seminary and his doctorate of ministry from Newburgh Theological Seminary.  He and his wife Tammy have five children and just welcomed the addition of their first grandson.


John Dicus

Pastor of Youth Ministries and Media 

John Dicus was born and raised in Houston, TX and was transplanted into Clarksville, Arkansas the summer of 2005 where he graduated High School.  He attended Ouachita Baptist University where he earned a Bachelor degree in Business Management, and is currently pursuing His Master’s degree in Biblical Exposition from South Western Theological Seminary.  John is married to his beautiful wife Carrie and are expecting their first baby any day now.  John answered his calling into ministry after college and then accepted his first ministry position back in the Houston area where he was Licensed and Ordained into ministry.  John and Carrie are both very excited to be serving at Freeman Heights Baptist Church.


Truett Thomas

Pastor of Senior Adult Ministries

Truett has been at Freeman Heights since 2011.  He had previously served on staff, but came back to lead our senior adults.  He has a great attitude for senior adult ministry and loves to be able to spend time with our more seasoned adults.  Truett also serves with our children whenever the opportunity arises.  He has three children and numerous grandkids that he loves.

Patty Orrell

General & Financial Secretary

Patty has been on staff with Freeman Heights since 2002…from General Secretary, Ministry Assistant, Rental Coordinator and Financial Secretary. She has worn many hats at different times during her 18+ years and has a heart for serving her Lord and church family in any capacity possible. Patty has been married to Charles for 43 years. They have two children and three grand-daughters, who are the delight of their grandparents’ lives.