Pastoral Team & Staff

  • lEAD pASTOR sTEVE dENISON

    Pastor Steve Denison embraced the role as Lead Pastor with his wife Jenny and 3 children, Rebecca, Ethan and Jesse in March 2019. Pastor Steve and his family have a background in Youth Ministry, Worship Ministry 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 minds-sets and be transformed into relationship with their Creator. 


    Contact Information: Steve@newlifecc.net

  • aSSISTING Pastors Jay & Patty Donnelly

    Jay and Patty Donnelly have served the family of New Life since 1999 when they embraced the call to minister as Co-leaders of  then, New Life Christian Center. In March of 2019, they joyfully embraced Pastor Steve Denison as the Lead Pastor and have transitioned to the role of Assisting Ministers, serving as Family Life Pastors.  Jay also serves as the Deputy Director of the Foursquare Disaster Relief Minister. Patty is New Life's church Administrator.

    Jay and Patty have been married for 45 years and have two grown children, Brandon and Lindsy. 


    Contact Information:  jay@newlifecc.net / patty@newlifecc.net

  • 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. 


    Contact Information:  barnes@newlifecc.net

  • 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.  

    Contact Information:  enos@newlifecc.net

  • 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.


    Contact Information:  danise@newlifecc.net

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 & sHIRLEY HAMPTON

    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 & nANCI mASHBURN

    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 and Nanci both have a passion for the Word of God, prayer and His worship. They reside in Jackson.