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Today, I am glad to welcome Troy Jones, Lead Pastor of New Life Church, an innovative multi-site church with 4 locations in the Pacific Northwest with over 5,000 in attendance each weekend.
Message from Pastor Troy Jones
I remember the first Sunday of January 2004 like it was yesterday. I had just been elected Lead Pastor of New Life Church, the church where I was saved and had served as. as youth pastor. It was my first official Sunday, and our Superintendent was going to “commission” me as Lead Pastor.
New Life was a good church, but it had plateaued. It had signs of health, but if not revitalized, it would slowly die. I knew it needed new vision and leadership, however I had no understanding of the courage this would take––or the pain it would cause.
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