Born and raised in Tuscaloosa, Alabama; Elder Kim confessed Christ at an early age. She attended New Home Baptist Church under the leadership of James E Long
until graduating from Central High School. In 1984 she journeyed to New york, where she met and married the love of her life, Deacon James Hargwood (they are blessed with six wonderful children
and one grandson).
She continued her studies at Weymouth College and New Life School of Theology. Elder Kim joined the Faith Baptist Church in
Hempstead, NY under the leadership of the late Pastor JJ Howell Sr. where she sang with the JJ Howell Ensemble Choir.
Later she moved to Amityville, New York where she joined the New Hope Institutional Baptist Church where the late Dr. John A Jackson was the pastor. She served as the
praise and worship leader for many years and in many different areas of ministry. It was at New Hope that the Lord began to work in her life like never before. Her desire to preach the gospel
grew deeper. Pastor Jackson passed away in 2011 before she was able to preach her initial sermon. After the passing of Dr. Jackson in 2011, the Lord moved her and her family in a different
At the end of 2012, Faith Deliverance Christian Center Inc. was birthed under the leadership and pastoral oversight of Overseer, Dr. Jermaine Henderson. There he
recognized Minister Kim's gift and pushed her into her destiny. On July 14th, 2013 she preached her initial sermon "Get There". Elder Kim surely loves the Lord and is a founding member of Faith
Deliverance Christian Center Inc.