Tom Sprowls, Jr. has been the Lead Pastor of the Berlin Brethren Church since 2008. Prior to this, he served as Youth Director and Youth Pastor. Pastor Tom graduated from Berlin Brothersvalley High School and earned his Bachelor’s Degree from Indiana University of Pennsylvania. He served in the United States Army for 8 years and culminated his service as the Commander of an Armored Cavalry Troop during Operation Desert Storm in 1991. Pastor Tom received his calling into ministry while in the Persian Gulf and returned home completing his Master of Divinity Degree from Ashland Theological Seminary, Ashland, Ohio. After planting a church in Medina, Ohio, Tom and his wife Debbie returned to Berlin, Pennsylvania where he worked for a time for the Boy Scouts of America. Pastor Tom and Debbie have been married since 1992 and are the proud parents of three teenage children.