Karen Putman - Children's Pastor

                             Prime Time Adult Pastor


Karen Putman has been involved in Children’s Ministry and Christian Education in various capacities for over 25 years. She attended Texas Tech and has taken Berean Bible Classes through the Assemblies of God. She has been on staff at Briarwood Church since January 1, 1998. 

Karen grew up in Van Horn, Texas. She moved to Lubbock in 1973, but returned briefly to Van Horn in 1975 to graduate. She has two grown children and 5 grandchildren. Her son, Brandon, and his wife Alisha reside in Lubbock with their two sons, Jaxson & Jett. Her daughter, Season Bruce, and her husband Wade reside in Pampa with their three children, Westin, Emma, and Aspen. Karen loves spending time with her family and friends. She is an avid reader, loves old movies, and playing cards and games, and can spend all day in an antiques store, if given the chance!


Karen is the Children's Pastor, Prime Time Adult Pastor, and oversees the Feeding the Flock and Pastoral Care ministries.