Staff & Leadership

  • Austin Penn

    middle school director & facility manager

    Austin grew up in New Life and is now helping to lead in the way that he cares for the building and the people in it. 


  • Tina Bergman

    Women's Ministry & Children's Church

    Tina brings a multi-faceted anointing to the church. She carries responsibility in several areas of ministry and does so with composure & consistency. She is married happily to her husband Jake and happy parents of their daughter, Hudson.

  • Airaka HOUSER

    secretary/Receptionist

    Airaka operates with excellence in both platform and behind the scenes ministry. She is diligent with organization in the office and powerful in worship leading from the platform. She is happily married to her husband Dylan. 

  • Frankie Harness

    Children's Minister

    Frankie brings high energy and pure passion to the Powerhouse Kidz of New Life. She offers the uncompromised word of God in a relevant and relatable way to the children. She is happily married to her husband Andrew and happy parents of their sons August and Oliver.

  • Bryan Lowe

    Associate Pastor / Student Ministry Director

    John Bryan has been apart of the New Life staff since 2002. 
    He is married to Alyssa and has three beautiful children; John Bradyn, Nevaeh and Kyra. With a Biblical Studies focused in Bible & Pastoral ministry from School of Life & Ministry.  He helps in Congressional Care, Discipleship, Public Speaking, Youth Leadership, and Graphic Design. Community Outreach. PS. He also loves Warsaw's Go tigers! 

  • Yulia Borodynska

    Ministry missions director

     Yulia was born in the city of Kiev in Ukraine and as of January 2019 is our ministry mission director. Yulia collaborates with pastors of the church to implement all aspects of pastors missions, outreaches and special programs, including translating and interpreting New Life’s books and materials into Ukrainian/Russian fulfilling our vision of reaching the world that cost the blood of Jesus. 

  • Brightie Lowe  

    Community Pastor, worship leader, high school  Director

    With a father, mother, and older brother all in the full time ministry, Brightie totes a rich & hearty ministry heritage. She has a a passion for leadership & worship and brings remarkable gifting to the New Life team.

  • Pastor Debra Lowe

    Co-Pastor

    At the age of sixteen, she left her home in upstate New York to live a life contrary to her Christian upbringing as a stripper.  After three years of marriage, she realized something was still missing that no man could satisfy. Being just one signature from divorce, she turned back to her childhood Christian roots and began seeking God and praying. Pastor Debbie experienced the love of Jesus Christ and the power of His Word to bring healing and deliverance in her life.  Since this transformation, Pastor Debbie has worked side-by-side with her husband in ministry. Debbie believes with God all things are possible! Pastor Debbie has a passion to see the power of the Word awaken in every life she encounters. She believes God is within each of His sons and daughters and empowering them to be unstoppable. She is passionate for men and women to realize the power of the Spirit-Filled Christian Life we have in Christ Jesus. 

  • Pastor JOhn B. Lowe II

    Senior Pastor

    Pastor has been faithful in the full time ministry for over 33 years. He carries a heart for the local church in Warsaw, yet has reached a world wide audience, ministering in many nations of the world, leading pastors conferences, marriage conferences, faith meetings, and more.  Pastor and his lovely wife, Debbie, both have four children and three daughter-in-laws who all serve God; John Bryan & Alyssa Lowe, Jeremiah & Lauren Lowe, Michael and Alisha Lowe and Brightie Lowe. They also have eight beautiful grandchildren; John Bradyn, Nevaeh, Kyra, Aubrey, Noah, Zaya, Winnie and Connor.

  • Kathy Hall 

    Business Administrator

    Kathy has been the Business Administrator for New Life for about eleven years. She has worked for Pastor Rod Parsley of World Harvest Church in Columbus, Ohio. She has two adult children and five grandsons.