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DR. D. KENNETH BARRETT

 

 


Motto: “Fellowship, Friendship & the Lordship of Jesus”


 

Dr. D. Kenneth Barrett is a native of Chicago, IL. It is in the Chicago area where Dr. Barrett spent his youth and early adulthood. Dr. Barrett was born into a Christian family, which gave him a solid Christian foundation. After accepting Jesus Christ as his personal savior, as a young man, a few years later he recognized his call to ministry. After sitting at the feet of senior’s pastors and teachers he was ordained an elder in the Church of God in Christ by the late Bishop Louis H. Ford. In 1989 Dr. Barrett became the founding pastors of Faith, Hope and Charity Church of God in Christ of Harvey, IL.  He served this church as Senior Pastor from 1989-2003.

After prayer and consideration, and an invitation to relocate to the West coast, Dr. Barrett and his family moved from Chicago to the West coast.  Dr. Barrett and his family  now reside in the Atlanta, GA region.  Dr. Barrett serves as Senior Pastor of New Direction Ministries of Yuma, AZ and New Direction Ministries of Atlanta, GA.  Over the past thrity years, Dr. Barrett has served as a pastor, counselor, conference facilitator, leadership trainer.  He has also served as an Administrative Assistant for more than fifteen years under two different bishops in the Church of God in Christ.

Dr. Barrett has been active in grass roots community organization and sits on a number of advisory boards within the community.  Dr. Barrett has served many capacities in the church of God in Christ including local, district, jurisdictional and national levels. Dr Barrett ecumenical relationships and insight has allowed him to transcend denominational barriers and be highly effective within the body of Christ.

In 2006 Dr. Barrett became the founding Pastor of New Direction Ministries of Yuma, Arizona. Under his leadership the church has experienced great growth through his compelling vision of a holistic approach to ministry. His teaching abilities tend to bring out the best in those he serves.

He holds a BA in Biblical Studies; a MA in Theology, and a Doctorate in Ministry.

Pastor Barrett is married to Ruth L. Barrett, JD.

Dr. Barrett is a progressive leader of prayer and power.  His biblical teaching ability and insight into God's Word allows him to stand out even among his peers.  His anointed preaching and teaching is clear and concise.  Dr. Barrett, in his more than thirty years ministry has proven to be a team player, and a helper in the true spirit of humility.

 

 


 

Dr. D. Kenneth & Ruth Barrett
President/Founder

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Motto: “Fellowship, Friendship & the Lordship of Jesus”

 

 

Mailing Address:  P.O. Box 461 Stone Mountain, Georgia 30086 (678) 694-1597 Email: dkrlbarrett@aol.com


P.O. BOX 461
STONE MOUNTAIN, GA 30086
PHONE: 678-694-1597

FAX: 678-694-1597
EMAIL:dkrlbarrett@aol.com