Pastor David KentDavid earned his B.A. in Theology while attending Christian Life College in Stockton, CA 1987-1991. While establishing a church in Bemidji, MN, David worked in the financial services industry as an Retirement and Estate Planning Specialist. He held licenses in the insurance industry as well as Securities Series 6 and 63.
He has also served as the featured speaker for many corporations, organizations, hospitals, and colleges, including North Country Regional Hospital and Benton County. He is married to his wife Susan, and they have two daughters, Amy and Jennifer, and four grandchildren.
Founded Revival Tabernacle in Bemidji, MN 1991-1998
Responsible for the purchase of two church properties, parsonage, and two acres of land, all in a debt free position.
Served as the Section III Home Missions Representative, MN District UPCI 1995-1998
Served under Aim appointment in Majuro, Marshall Islands 1998-1999
Oversaw the completion of building the Majuro Bible College
Responsible for all teaching and training in the Bible College
Established an English Speaking Service
Was appointed as a Metro Missionary in 1999 to Minneapolis, MN and established Christian Life Center 2001
Served as Section II Home Missions Representative, MN District UPCI 2004 – 2009
Serving as Minnesota Global Impact Director, MN District UPCI 2008 – Present
Serving as Minnesota Home Missions Director, MN District UPCI 2010 – 2015
Serving as Minnesota District, Section 2 Presbyter since 2015.