In May of 2023, Pastor Greene embarked on a new chapter as the 15th pastor of 159-year old Mount Pisgah Missionary Baptist Church, affectionately known as “The Rock” in Richardson, TX. He humbly wears the title of being “the newest pastor of the oldest African American church in Dallas County.” His genuine love for people of all ages and appreciation for the church’s rich history have connected him deeply with the congregation of Mount Pisgah.
Beyond his pastoral duties, S. Michael Greene finds joy in exploring genealogy, delving into cemeteries, conducting interviews, and studying historical documents to piece together the generations of his own family’s history. He is also an avid lover of gospel music, finding inspiration and solace in its melodies.
Education has played a significant role in Pastor Greene’s growth and development. He holds a Bachelor’s degree in English from the University of Texas at Arlington and a Master of Arts in Theological Studies from Dallas Baptist University. Currently, he is pursuing a Ph.D. in Leadership Studies with a concentration in ministry from Dallas Baptist University, with an expected graduation this year. This pursuit reflects his unwavering commitment to deepening his knowledge and understanding of leadership within a ministry context.
Throughout his journey, Pastor Greene has had the opportunity to explore the world. He studied abroad at Oxford University in Oxford, England, and has traveled to and preached in the Holy Land. He also embarked on a travel-study trip to Athens, Greece, and Rome, Italy, combining his love for architecture, history, and biblical studies.
Pastor Greene is married to his beloved wife, Sabrina, and together, they are blessed with three children: Shellie Landon Michael, Sean Michael (both 15 years old), and Leah McKenzie (7 years old)
With his strong foundation in faith, dedication to continuous learning, and profound love for God’s Word, Pastor S. Michael Greene leads with wisdom, humility, and a heart for impacting lives. His presence at Mount Pisgah Missionary Baptist Church is poised to inspire spiritual growth, foster community engagement, and embrace the historical significance of the church, as it continues to serve as a beacon of hope for generations to come.