Our Leadership

Rev. Melvin Watkins is the new Senior Pastor and Dr. James L. Netters has served as senior pastor of Mt. Vernon Baptist Church since 1956 and is now the Pastor Emeritus . Together they lead our congregation. Dr. Netters clearly sets the standard of pastoral excellence and the legacy of superb pastoral leadership continues.


Contact info

620 Parkrose Rd, Memphis, Tn

Broadcast Schedule

Broadcast Schedule

MONDAY nights at 9:00am – Voice of Hope television broadcast on channel 17
WEDNESDAY nights at 6:30pm – Mid-week Bible Study and Youth Bible Study
THURSDAY mornings at 11:00am – Seniors and Retirees Bible Study and Fellowship
SUNDAY mornings at 8:45am – Sunday School
SUNDAY mornings at 10:00am – Worship Service
SUNDAY afternoons – Voice of Hope radio broadcast at 4:00pm on WLOK Radio, FM 104.9 / AM 1340