Weekly Worship & Sermons
We worship in person and online at 10:30 am on Sundays at North Kent Presbyterian Church. Everyone is invited. Communion is typically on the first Sunday of the month, and open to everyone!
Rev. Karen Fitz La Barge
Pastor of North Kent Presbyterian Church
Karen Fitz La Barge served as Solo Pastor at First Presbyterian Church of Allegan from 2010 until 2016. Prior to that, she was the Minister of Lifelong Learning at Central Reformed Church in Grand Rapids, the Interim Youth Director at First Presbyterian Church in Holland, the Executive Director of WITNESS, a Non Profit at Hope College, and the substitute Chaplain and Worship Leader at Pine Rest Christian Mental Health Services. Karen has worked for the American Red Cross and is on the Board of Directors for Machine Guard & Cover Co of Holland, Michigan, a family owned Plastic Thermoforming business. She has a long list of other training and service to the Presbytery, particularly at Camp Greenwood, where she currently serves on the board of directors. Pastor Karen also regularly writes articles for the Rockford Squire and is on the board of NEXT Church, an organization seeking to resource and transform congregations. Pastor Karen is also active in RAMA, the Rockford Area Ministerial Association. Click here to read more about Pastor Karen