Pastoral Team & Staff


    Pastor Steve and his wife Jenny are from Valley Springs. They were married in 2003 and have 3 children Rebecca, Ethan and Jesse. They have a background in Worship, Youth ministries and evangelism. Steve's heart is to see the church become the hands and feet of Jesus. Where people are saved, delivered and set free from religious mind sets and be transformed into relationship with their Creator. 

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  • aSSISTING Pastors Jay & Patty Donnelly

    Up date: Currently Pastors Jay and Patty are serving as assisting pastors here at New Life.

    In 1999, Pastors Jay and Patty Donnelly responded to the call to shepherd the family of New Life. Together they sought the Lord's will for them as a couple. They sensed that God was wanting them to walk in faith and embrace the covenant of their marriage as a model for their ministry. Jay and Patty serve the body of NLCC as Co-Lead Pastors.  They were married in 1974 and have two adult children, Brandon and Lindsy.  

    In addition to serving the family of New Life, Pastor Jay is the Deputy Director of the Foursquare Disaster Relief Ministry and Pastor Patty is an instructor in the Bible Institute at New Life Christian Center.  Both are active Chaplains serving the Foursquare Church.  

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  • ASSISTING Pastors David & rebecca Barnes

    Pastors David and Rebecca were married in 1990. They have two adult children.  In 2001, they began their ministry as the Youth Pastors, launching what was, and still is, our vital UTurn Ministry to youth.   In February 2008 they transitioned into their current assignment as assisting ministers, overseeing multiple ministries. They have been involved in the NLCC Family for over 20 years. 

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  • aSSISTING Pastor Linda Enos

    Pastor Linda and her husband Donny have served at NLCC for over 26 years and have been members since the doors open in 1991. Donny and Linda have two adult sons. Kevin, and His wife Rachel have twin daughters Khloe and Sadie.  Their youngest son, Brian, lives and works in Jackson.  Pastor Linda's heart is to help facilitate the move of the Holy Spirit, as we endeavor to bring our adoration, thanksgiving and full heart of worship to the One True God!  

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  • AssistING Pastor/ Chaplain Danise Kaps

    Pastor Danise came to us with a heart filled with compassion and works tirelessly for the lost, broken and marginalized.  She lives in Jackson and is the proud mother of her teenage son, Tommy.  In addition to serving the family of New Life, Pastor Danise serves as our Community Chaplain.

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Our Elders

  • dON & sANDY cLARK

    Don and Sandy joined our fellowship years ago. They are from Concord, California where they served in the Danville Foursquare Church before planting and pastoring the Martinez Foursquare Church for about 10 years. They currently live in Pine Grove.


    Stan and Shirley are actively involved in many aspects of ministry within the church and the community. They have a tender heart for the next generation and desire to see God's best unfold in the lives of our teens. Stan and Shirley are the owners of Sierra Hearth and Home, located in the community of Jackson.  


    Dennis and Nanci bring to the family of New Life a genuine love and care for all.  Their sensitivity to the Holy Spirit is evident as they tenderly encourage and serve the body of New Life. Dennis has a passion for the Word of God and His worship.  Nanci  also loves worshiping  and  ministering through the leading of the choir here at NLCC.  Lovers of the Word and Worship describes them well!