Dr. Dennis Bratton

About Dr. Dennis Bratton


Dr. Dennis Bratton pastored churches in Rossville and Springfield, IL from 1968 to 1978, and then served at Christ’s Church in Jacksonville, FL (formerly known as Mandarin Christian Church) from 1978 until 2010, when he retired as Pastor Emeritus. The church grew from 125 to 4600 during that time, including the addition of two satellite ministries.

Dr. Bratton also served as Founder/Chancellor of Mandarin Christian School (K-12); the Board of Trustees (Emeritus), Milligan College; the Board of Trustees, Florida Christian College; President/Vice President, Florida Christian Convention; Vice President, North American Christian Convention; National Publishing Committee, Standard Publishing; Executive Committee, National Church Planting Ventures Foundation; Director, Florida Church Planters; and most recently as Founder of KORE Foundation in 2010.

Dennis and his wife, Brenda, have three children, and seven grandchildren.

Education:  Cincinnati Bible College & Seminary, B.S. English Bible; Kentucky Christian College, Master of Ministry; Northwest Graduate School, Doctor of Ministry