"Just as the Son of Man did not come to be served, but to serve, and to give his life as a ransom for many.”
Our Pastors are committed to serve and give of themselves so many may know and come to Christ
Bishop Sylvester Watts D.D
Pastor Vena Watts
Associate Pastor of Ministries
Pastor Charles D. Locklear
Senior Associate Pastor
Pastor JoAnn Locklear
Associate Pastor of Administration
Pastor Janet McNair
Associate Pastor of Media
“A Man with a True Shepherd’s Heart”
Sylvester Watts, the fifth of seven children, was born in Douglas, Georgia to Pastor and Mother William Watts, Sr. His direction to Christ was at an early age and he committed his life to the Lord at the St. James Holiness Church of God in Unity.
After migrating to Brooklyn, New York he furthered his Christian fellowship by joining the Fountain Church of Christ, where he immediately began to serve actively in several capacities. After being called to the ministry, he attended the Community Bible Institute, where he completed all the prescribed courses for proper ministerial training. He was.. READ MORE...
Charles Locklear is the Senior Associate Pastor of Fountain Christian Center, Inc. located in Brooklyn, NY. There he assists and serves his spiritual father Bishop Sylvester Watts in the ministry. In 1994 he preached his initial sermon and then was ordained as an Elder under Bishop Watts’ leadership in 1998. He currently serves as the Chairman of the Board of Directors of the Fountain Christian Center Inc., since 2002.
Elder Locklear was appointed in 2006 Chief of the Adjutants for Bishop Watts. Concentrating on servitude and protocol the function of this position requires him to teach, train and mentor, up and coming adjutants. He strongly believes that ... READ MORE..
Pastor Vena Watts is a native of South Carolina, born and raised in Cheraw. At the age of seventeen, she moved to Brooklyn, New York.
She is the First Lady and Shepherd Mother of Fountain Christian Center (FCC). She is a woman under authority and leadership of her husband and Pastor, Bishop Sylvester Watts. At FCC, she ministers side by side with her husband, who licensed her to preach the Gospel on June 3, 2003.
JoAnn Locklear currently serves as Associate Pastor of Administration at Fountain Christian Center in Brooklyn NY under the tutelage of Bishop Sylvester Watts. In 1993, JoAnn joined Fountain Christian and has served in many aspects of ministry including as an usher, Pastor’s Aid Member, Outreach Director and Youth Director for 10 years.
In 1997, she preached her initial sermon and later in 2003 was ordained as Elder/Evangelist. She is currently enrolled in Pillar of Truth Bible Institute where she is studying to obtain her Bachelor’s Degree in Ministry.. READ MORE..
Janet Louise McNair was born the fourth of five children in Brooklyn, NY to the late Clarence Hall and Betty R. Hall. Janet’s direction to Christ was at an early age and she committed to the Lord at Rugged Cross Holiness Church in Brooklyn.
In April 1977 she began attending Fountain Church of Christ. Successfully in 1983 she completed two bible correspondences courses. After becoming a member of Fountain Church of Christ she has held positions on various auxiliaries over the years: Senior Usher Board, President of the Missionary Committee, .READ MORE..
Fountain Christian Center
"Changing Lives Through the Word of Faith"
Bishop Sylvester Watts D.D. Senior Pastor
Bible School (for all ages): 9:30 – 10:45 AM Ministerial Staff Intercessory Prayer: 10:45 AM
Morning Worship: 11:00 AM
Holy Communion: 1st Sundays
Youth Services: 3rd Sundays
Wednesday Night Service: 7:30 – 9:00 PM
Corporate Prayer: Fridays 7:00 – 8:00 PM
Joy Nights & Shut-in: 2nd or 3rd Fridays
Consultation: Upon Request
11 Marcus Garvey Blvd.
Brooklyn NY, 11206
P.O Box 60128 Brooklyn NY, 11206
Church Secretary: (718) 384-9582
Administration Office: (718) 384-5706
The Love of God is Evident, The Word of God is Taught,
The Power of God is Directed, The Spirit of God is Manifested & Jesus is Lord