Barry G. Henson

Greetings from Ocala, FL!

Barry G. Henson, Jurisdictional Bishop, is the Senior Pastor of The Life Center Church of Ocala, FL and has served there since 2002.  Prior to this time, he was assigned to pastoral service as the Executive Pastor for the headquarter church in Eatonville, FL for 11 yrs.

Bishop Henson has served The Life Center Church in various leadership capacities since becoming a member in 1986. He has been instrumental in the ongoing development of The Life Center Church ministries, administration, and facilities. He served as coordinator for the planning, development, and construction of the 45,000 square foot multi-purpose and sanctuary facilities in Eatonville, FL.

Bishop Henson came to this role following extensive executive experience in the public, military, and private sectors. He has also lent his time and expertise to numerous community and service organizations.

Bishop Henson holds a Bachelor of Science Degree in Business Administration from Florida Southern College, Lakeland, Florida. He has received additional ministry leadership training through The Christian Management Association, The National Association of Church Business Administrators, and The Joint College of African American Pentecostal Bishops.

He is married to his wife of 47 yrs., Evangeline and they reside in Ocala, Florida and they have one daughter, Felicia Fountain, known as “Lisa.”