Bio on the Pastor
Walter L. Brumley was born on June 4, 1951 in Pasadena, Texas. Walter L. Brumley grew
up in La Porte, Texas and graduated from La Porte High School in 1968.
· Attended San Jacinto College in Deer
Park, Texas for 1 year and attended Lee College in Baytown, Texas for 1 year.
· Walter graduated “Outstanding
Apprentice” from Ironworkers Local 84 in Houston, Texas.
· Walter went to work for Shell Oil on November
of 1977. Walter was a Supervisor over Cranes and Rigging in Deer Park, Texas until he retired June 30, 2014 after 36
1/2 years of service.
Walter married Kim D. Brumley in Jan 2010. Kim and Walter have 5 children that are grown.
· Walter sang in a
Gospel group for 7 years with the Pathways. The Pathways did Nursing home ministry during that time.
1998 Walter started going into the prisons and preaching the Word. He has ministered in the Darrington unit, Terrell unit,
Hightower unit, Plane State Jail, Henley unit, TCJester Units, and Pam Lynchner State Jail here in Texas; and
in the Angola Prison in Louisiana. La Porte River of God has grown
to the point Walter had to regretfully leave the ministry to the prisons but has
several people now
in the church that are out of prison and attending on a regular
Walter served on the board of the previous church for 6 years, served for about 10 years as Men’s
Ministry leader, served on the Building committee and led the Altar Workers Team.
· Walter served in the same church
from 1988 till 2005.