Pastor Arthur Kennedy is a charismatic leader, visionary, provocative thinker, and entrepreneur who
serves as Senior Pastor of Faith & Hope International Ministries, a global humanitarian organization
and diverse-member church located in Milwaukee Wisconsin.
Pastor Kennedy is known for extending a hand of help to the needy, a heart of compassion to the
hurting, and a message of inspiration to the disenfranchised.
Beyond the pulpit Pastor Kennedy is the proud Founder of The Center for Family Preservation, Inc.
He founded the organization in 2010 to assist the needs of families in the areas of education, drug
addiction, family counseling, shelter, life skills and financial literacy. In 2018, after serving the
organization for 8 years as the Founding Director, Pastor Kennedy entrusted the headship of the
organization to James Ferguson whom he’d had the pleasure of working and serving alongside for
many years. Today Pastor Kennedy serves as the organization’s Senior Vice President for Mission &
Identity – overseeing all direct service operations and leading the charge to ensure the organization
remains true to its calling.
Additionally, Pastor Kennedy serves as a Chaplain for the State of Wisconsin Department Of
Corrections. In this role he is well known for his passion to transform the lives of men and women
within the corrections system. Pastor Kennedy is the recipient of several prestigious awards for his
Pastor Arthur Kennedy is passionate about family. He and his wife Lisa have been married for 21
years and are the proud parents of Brandon Kennedy who is studying biomedical engineering at
Wisconsin Lutheran College. He resides in Germantown, WI with his wife, Lisa and son, Brandon.