At New City Church
At New City Church
Dr. Ryan Johnson
Pastor Ryan, and his wife Megan, planted New City Church from scratch in 2015. He has four children, Tatum, Caden, Roman, and Maggie. Preaching the Word of God, casting vision, pastoral care, and oversight of the organization are just some of the ways that Ryan provides servant leadership of this church.
Megan, and her husband Ryan, planted New City Church. She has four children, Tatum, Caden, Roman, and Maggie. Guiding the formation of life-on-life discipleship groups, as well as the care and development of their leaders, is Megan's main role at New City Church.
E. Brandon Dean
Brandon and his wife Alisha have been a part of New City Church since before it was planted. They have two grown daughters (Halle and Maddy), a son-in-law (Steven), and a grandchild (James) who all call New City Church their home. Brandon wears many hats, but his primary focus is on engagement, liturgy, and pastoral/shepherding care. He is also a member of the creative and preaching teams and serves as Clerk of the Session.
Worship and Residencies PASTOR
Duane joined the staff of New City Church in January of 2022. He, and his wife Jessica, have three children, Miles, Iris, and Silas. Duane is responsible for curating our times of worship as well as the care and development of our worship leaders. Additionally, he is overseeing the creation of an ongoing residency program at New City Church.
Children's Ministry DIRECTOR
As a part of the original launch team, Kelly developed New City Kids from the ground up. She, and her husband Kenny, have three children, Emma, Ben, and Everett. Coming alongside parents as they disciple their children is her main focus at New City Church. Kelly is also overseeing the creation of a shepherding care ministry.
Children's Ministry Assistant Director
Anne, and her husband Rob, have been Covenant Partners at New City Church since we were a portable church meeting in a middle school. They have two children, Rylan and Reese. Anne provides organization and leadership to New City Kids.
Patrick, and his wife Erica, are developing a vibrant ministry for Junior High and Senior High students at New City Church. They have two children, Haven and David. Patrick is a part of the preaching team, and as a ruling elder, he provides leadership and shepherding oversight for the organization as a part of the Session.
Erica, and her husband Patrick, have two children, Haven and David. Erica is all about developing discipleship relationships with young people - whether they are new to the faith or making their parents' faith their own. Erica is one of our key worship leaders and oversees our social media presence.
Bill, and his wife Karen, have been a part of New City Church since we were a church plant meeting in a Middle School. He first entered leadership as a ruling elder, and later joined the staff as our Executive Director. Caring for the staff and their development is Bill's primary focus at New City Church. Bill and Karen have two grown children, Mikayla and Nathan.
Operations and Ministry Partnerships DIRECTOR
Cheri, and her husband Mark, were integral to our transition from a church plant to an established church within our community. They have two daughters, Hannah and Amelia. Cheri oversees the day-to-day operations of the church and facility, and global and local ministry partnerships.
Missional Communities Director
Mike, and his wife Emily, were a part of the initial Launch Team when New City Church was planted. They have two daughters, Ella and Ada. Mike's primary focus with New City Church is providing encouragement and oversight to our Missional Community leaders. He also is a regular part of our preaching team and serves as a ruling elder on the Session.