The Rev. Brandon Harris, Preacher on February 28
On the second Sunday of Lent, February 28, we are grateful to worship jointly with Peoples Congregational United Church of Christ and welcome the Rev. Brandon Harris to the virtual pulpit. The Reverend Brandon Harris is originally from Rochester, NY. He serves as the 10th Settled Senior Minister of the Peoples Congregational Church, UCC in Washington D.C. He previously served as a Protestant Chaplain at Georgetown University and currently serves as an Adjunct Lecturer in the Department of Theology and Religious Studies. Rev. Harris is a proud graduate of our nation’s first historically black college, The Lincoln University of Pennsylvania, where he obtained a Bachelor of Arts in Political Science and Religion. He is a graduate of Candler School of Theology at Emory University in Atlanta, Georgia, where he earned a Master of Divinity with certificates in Black Church Studies and Baptist Studies. He is currently enrolled in an Executive Certificate in Religious Fundraising at Indiana University. Ordained at the Historic Ebenezer Baptist Church in Atlanta, Georgia, he holds dual standing American Baptist Churches USA and the United Church of Christ.
Committed to ecumenical and interfaith dialogue, he was a Fellow of the Campus Chaplaincy for a Multifaith World sponsored by the Reconstructionist Rabbinical College and a State of Formation Fellow of Hebrew College and Boston University. He has also served as Board Chair of the Alumni Association of the Institute for Responsible Citizenship and is a member of the Candler School of Theology at Emory University Alumni Board. A proud upstate New Yorker, he loves all things fall, coffee, reading, and exploring cities. He lives in Washington D.C. with his wife Tiffany Daniels-Harris.