Rev. Dr. Ken Bensen
Minister of Pastoral Care
I retired from the parish ministry after 41 years as an Elder from the United Methodist Church, West Michigan Conference. I received a Doctor of Ministry degree from McCormick Theological Seminary in Pastoral Care, Chicago. I served churches in Twin Lake, Michigan; Tucson, Arizona; Elgin, Illinois; Cadillac, Michigan; and Lansing, Michigan
For many years I was the Ecumenical Officer for Habitat for Humanity International and worked with the World Council of Churches, Geneva, the National Council of Churches, New York City, and Christian Churches Together, Indianapolis. For 6 years I served as President of the Seminary Consortium for Urban Pastoral Education, Chicago.
In my retirement I now serve as the Minister of Pastoral Care in the United Methodist Church of Green Valley, Arizona.