Rev. O’Brien began his ministry as an evangelist in 1987 and continued until 2003 when he became senior pastor of Faith Harvest Fellowship. He was ordained through World Harvest Ministerial Alliance, Columbus, OH, in September 1997.
Rev. O’Brien is very active in the community where he serves as the Faith Representative for Wayne County’s Opiate Task Force, serves on the board of the Pregnancy Care Center, and has recently been named as the Wayne County P3 Representative for the FRC (Family Research Council).
Rev. O’Brien hosts his own TV program, “Radical Encounter” (formerly known as “A Season for Faith”), which has been on MCTV for 9 years and is now on TCT (Total Christian Television). He is a host for TCT’s television programs “Ask the Pastor,” “TCT Alive,” “TCT Today,” “The Public Report” and the “Celebrate” program. He also hosted his own radio show called “A Season for Faith” for 5 years on 95.9 The Light broadcast out of Canton, OH.
Rev. O’Brien is a songwriter and recording artist with four of his own CDs. He and his wife Peggy have two adult daughters and six grandchildren.