Rev. Alan brown


Alan was called to PDBC in October, 2018 as Family Discipleship Pastor to lead the discipleship ministry for all ages. In August, 2020, the church called him as full-time Pastor.

After a successful 25 year career in retail, Alan surrendered to God's call to ministry and missions in 1997 as a member of Western Hills Baptist Church of Shreveport. He and wife Donna spent 5 years in local church ministry (Eastwood Baptist, Haughton) and 12 years as missionaries to Mexico with the International Mission Board, Southern Baptist Convention. Alan earned B.A. and M.Div. degrees from New Orleans Baptist Theological Seminary. Alan has served as a trainer for the discipleship ministry Live Life on Mission since it's founding in 2015.

Married since 1977, Alan and Donna have two children and three grandchildren. 


Worship Leader

Norma came to PDBC in 2011; Retired Elementary Principal; Currently, Adjunct Clinical Educator at LSU-Shreveport. Norma is married to David and they have one son. She loves to golf, fish, and ride in side by sides.

Debbie Bryant

Ministry Assistant

Debbie grew up in Plain Dealing and returned to PDBC in 2015. She retired from the 26th Judicial District Court in 2017 with more than 28 years of service. Debbie has one son. She loves taking care of animals.