Elder Eugene Monroe Mason, Jr., born in Newark, New Jersey, attended Seventh-day Adventist schools from first grade through college. He is a graduate of Pine Forge Academy, in Pennsylvania and Oakwood College (now Oakwood University), in Huntsville, Alabama.
His wife, the former Ann Marie Brown, was born in Costa Rica, Central America. She also attended Adventist schools in New York, Costa Rica and Mexico.
She is a Nurse Practitioner. They were married on May 20, 1984. Their son, Willard, is attending college in Panama, Central America.
Elder Mason worked, for eight years, in the Treasury Department of the Southeastern Conference of Seventh-day Adventists, with headquarters in the Orlando, Florida area.
He served the South Atlantic Conference of Seventh-day Adventists, in Atlanta, Georgia as Treasurer for nine years.
He has pastored: Emmanuel SDA Church in Greenville, GA, Berea SDA Church in Sumter, SC, Maranatha SDA Church in Manning, SC, Ephesus SDA Church in New Bern, NC and Calvary SDA Church in Jacksonville, NC.
Pastor Mason was ordained to the worldwide Adventist gospel ministry in June, 2004 at the South Atlantic Conference Camp Meeting in Orangeburg, SC.
In December, 2012, he was installed to the pastorate of the Abney Chapel SDA Church in Fayetteville, NC.
Pastor Mason is thankful for the opportunity to be a part of the great things that God is doing. He looks forward to the coming of our Lord, and is committed to the hastening of that day, by God’s grace.
Please pray for Pastor and Sister Mason as they seek to glorify and serve our Lord by ministering with His people.