Meet Our Pastor

Chris Pastor Chris Whitney

Pastor Chris has come to NewLife by way of Belen, New Mexico. He has a Bachelor’s and Master of Divinity degrees in Bible, Pastorology, and Theology from Pillsbury Baptist Bible College, of Owatonna, Minnesota and Central Baptist Theological Seminary of Minneapolis, Minnesota. He is passionate about Jesus, the Word of God; the evangelism of the lost and making disciples of all people. Pastor Chris has been in the Pastoral ministry since 1989 and has pastored churches in Minnesota, Wisconsin, Colorado, New Mexico and Texas. He has been happily married to his wife and sweetheart, Keren, since 1992 and together, they have two teen age boys, Braeden and Sean.