Pastor Barbara Lohrbach
1045 West River Street
Kankakee, IL 60901
(815) 932-3336

Our Pastor - Rev. Barbara Lohrbach



  • Ordained Minister, United church of Christ (UCC)
  • Director, Camp Worship and Wonder, Illinois Conference, UCC
  • State Police Chaplain, District 21, Ashkum
  • Pastor, HOPE United Church of Christ, Naperville, Illinois, 2001-2003
  • Minister of Music / Youth, Immanuel UCC, Peotone, Illinois, 1990-2001
  • Music Teacher, Peotone School District, Peotone, Illinois, 1979-1990
  • Professional Singer


  • River Valley Clergy Alliance
  • Consulting Chaplain, Riverside Medical Center, Kankakee
  • Kankakee Ecumenical Ministerial Alliance, Kankakee School District 111
  • Family Violence Coordinating Council, 21st Judicial Circuit
  • Housing Continuum, Kankakee County



National Pastor
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Barbara Lohrbach

“Come share with us, or let us visit with you wherever you are. You can worship with us, learn with us, be with us, reach out to others with us.

May God bless you today.”




  • Master of Divinity, Chicago Theological Seminary, Chicago, Illinois, 2002
  • Clinical Pastoral Education, Good Samaritan Hospital, Downers Grove, Illinois
  • Bachelor of Arts, Music Education, Olivet Nazarene University, Kankakee, Illinois, 1977
  • Easton High School, Easton, Illinois, 1972



Pastor Barbara Lohrbach has released two CDs featuring hymns and spiritual songs that reflect Barbara's understanding of God and are expressions of her faith. Check out the "Her Music" page for more about the music.