Pastor Jeanne Kaufman

College, Music, & Women's Ministry

Jeanne is the wife of Pastor Dave. They have been married for more than 41 years.  After her conversion in 1971, she ministered in Mexico and Europe as well as delivered Bibles to the "underground" churches in Russia in 1974.  She attended South Dakota State University with her area of study focusing in "Child Development".

Jeanne has a "Barnabus" ministry encouragement that has brought the refreshing of the Holy Spirit to pastors and congregations around the world. Jeanne has made numerous ministry trips to build up the Body of Christ across the United States, Canada, Mexico, Russia, Ireland, Guatemala, and India.

Pastor Jeanne is one of our key worship leaders at Holy Life Tabernacle.  She teaches with her husband and also is a requested speaker for women's retreats and conferences.  Jeanne encourages many pastors' wives, teaches a weekly Thursday Noon Ladies Bible Study at the church, and leads the Women’s Ministry. In addition, she coordinates our Annual Women Alive Conference in October that ministers to over 200 women.

Pastor Jeanne leads our college ministry called “Fire Starters” for South Dakota State University students. This dynamic ministry meets each Monday evening with fellowship, worship, teaching, and prayer.