We are committed to serving God and meeting the needs of you and your family. We teach practical principles for every day living while strategically focusing on empowering individuals to become over comers through the blood of Jesus.

Our sound teaching of God’s Word offers answers to those who are seeking direction and wisdom which leads them to experience an abundance of joy and peace! Our purpose is to establish a place prepared for restoration of souls, families, marriages and finances for God’s people.

At TRCN you will find a supportive community with a wealth of opportunities for personal growth.

We aspire to strengthen each person’s confidence and joy in Jesus Christ – at every point in their life, and encourage personal and spiritual growth through prayer.


Kenneth K Carr, Sr.

Pastor Kenneth L. Carr is the Senior Pastor of Total Restoration Church of the Nazarene located in Kankakee, IL.  Pastor Ken accepted the mandate from God to work in ministry in 2004 and was assigned to serve as Youth Pastor under the leadership of his father in law, Dr. J. E. Thompson. In this leadership position Kenneth Carr served faithfully while God enabled him to lead many young people and their parents to the Lord.  In January of 2010, Pastor Carr and his family started Total Restoration with 3 other families. Since TRCN has been established it has expanded beyond the borders of IL and now partners all over the country. Pastor Ken possesses an anointing for practical and biblically sound teaching that engages all ages.  Through spiritual wisdom and training, Pastor Carr is knowledgeable and skilled in the ministry of deliverance and spiritual warfare. Pastor Carr brings the message of salvation to anyone on any level through sharing his personal experiences of deliverance and freedom.  Kenneth Carr earned his Bachelor’s degree in Ministry with Revelation Bible College in Florida and is dedicated to working his ministry through a passion to see souls delivered from the bondage of sin and sickness.

Skillfully trained in the ministry of healing and deliverance

Pastor Ken’s sincere focus is to edify the body of Christ in building strong families, communities and churches during these times of economical, emotional and spiritual adversity. Pastor Ken’s greatest love and motivation for life and ministry is his family. Ken is married to Marlene Thompson Carr and they currently reside in Kankakee, IL. Pastor Ken testifies that his strength and joy in carrying the mantle of ministry comes from building a legacy through their six children, one son in law, one daughter in law and six grandchildren.