Sharon Fairchild • Mission Journey Minister

Sharon Fairchild

Mission Journey Minister


Sharon Fairchild

Sharon Fairchild is the Mission Journey Minister at Brentwood Baptist. She retired from the IMB after serving in Brazil for 27 years. She also is a PLACE coach and loves to teach.

From 2000 to 2009, she was the Coordinator of the Rio – Tennessee Partnership which received over 7,000 volunteers who planted over 40 churches in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil. 

Sharon and Ray, her husband, live in Sugar Valley. They have three sons and three beautiful daughters-in-love. They also have three grandchildren.

Articles by Sharon Fairchild


3 Lessons I Learned as a Missionary

3 Lessons I Learned as a Missionary

I will never forget the first time I really felt the “missionary call.” Ray and I had just gotten married, and we were preparing to pack up what few things we owned and head to seminary. Someone handed me a book and told me to read it! I guess in many ways I was a “project” for many people because... continue reading


4 Incredible Stories of Rescue in the Bible

4 Incredible Stories of Rescue in the Bible

The word rescue causes many different dramatic pictures to flood our minds. It stirs our emotions. We will ask, “Who was rescued? What happened to get them in a situation where they had to be rescued? Who rescued them?” and on and on. We love rescues, and we love heroes. That is why I want to share with you some... continue reading

Devotions by Sharon Fairchild

Title Scripture Date
We Are Called To Live Sent And Bring The Good News To Others Romans 10:11-15 July 8, 2017
Repentance and Forgiveness, the Truth that Transforms Luke 24:44-53 April 5, 2017
Blessed to be a Blessing Genesis 11:10 – 12:20 November 2, 2015
Lessons from the parable of the Kingdom Part 2 Matthew 13:44-46 June 6, 2015