Senior Pastor Kevin Thompson
Dr. Thompson, Pastor K as he is known to most members, hails from Odessa, Texas where he attended Abraham Lincoln High School. After graduation he attended CSU Global where he pursued Biblical Studies, and finally graduating from Aspen Christian College and Seminary with a Doctorate in Theology. Today, he proudly calls Aurora, Colorado his home, and New Life Christian Fellowship Church is very fortunate and honored to have him as our Pastor.
Pastor K's warmth, friendliness, and welcoming personality is reflected in all the members who attend New Life. He is always eager to help and shows genuine concern and empathy to those seeking help, advice, or just a listening ear. Kevin truly embodies the spirit of New Life and you’ll enjoy his presence and spirit the moment you meet him.
Rev. Jessica Newsome
Rev. Jessica Newsome has been a part of the New Life family since 2015. As a native of Denver, she graduated from Denver School of the Arts, in 2006 as a vocal music major, before heading to Langston University and graduating with a B.S. in Early Childhood Development in 2010. After entering the education field for a number of years in Oklahoma, she returned to Denver and began teaching in the public school system. In February 2014, she decided to continue her education by attending Grand Canyon University where she received her Masters in Special Education-Cross Categorical degree in December of 2015.
On April 18, 2017, Rev. Newsome preached her first sermon at New Life Christian Fellowship. On June 25, 2017, God saw fit to bless Rev. Newsome to be both licensed and ordained to preach The Gospel by her father in the ministry, Rev. Dr. Kevin Thompson.
Rev. Tremayne L. Hazard
Rev. Tremayne L. Hazard has been a member of New Life Christian Fellowship since January 2017. In 1999, Rev. Hazard accepted his calling to the ministry and was licensed as a minister of the Gospel on March 19, 2000 and ordained in 2008. Under the leadership of Pastor Richard A. Hazard, of By Faith Christian Fellowship in Aurora, CO, Rev. Hazard served as a Minister, praise and worship leader and choir director. He is the eldest of six children and a father of three; one daughter and two sons.
Rev. Hazard joined the ministerial staff of New Life Christian Fellowship in September 2017 under Pastor Kevin Thompson. He loves God with his whole heart and desires to fulfill the calling of the Lord upon his life.
Elder Nathaniel Byrams
Rev. Nate Byrams, a native New Yorker, had a love for the things of God at a young age. At the age of 16, Nate was filled with the Holy Ghost and chased fervently after God through prayer and fasting. His grandmother, who was an evangelist and prophetess, was his inspiration and mentor.
After graduation from Patchogue Medford High School, in Medford, NY. He attended Long Island University where he served as president of Campus Crusade Christian Club. He surrendered to the call to ministry at the age of 19 and joined Love Fellowship Tabernacle in Brooklyn, NY, under the leadership of Bishop Hezekiah Walker. He began his journey in ministry serving in various capacities such as: The Tabernacle and Rhema Choirs, Alter Workers, Crusaders for Christ Street Team, Young Adults Sunday School Teacher, Bible Institute Professor, provided leadership and training of the Men’s Junior Minister’s Auxiliary, and was ordained an Associate Pastor until 2008 when he moved to North Carolina. He joined and he served on the Minister’s Board at Emmanuel Tabernacle in Rock Hill, SC under Pastor Van Dyke Freeman and was the radio announcer. He continued to be in God’s service preaching and teaching as opportunities allowed. January 2019 he made Colorado his home and joined New Life Christian Fellowship where he was ordained and licensed in May.
Nate received his Cosmetology Diploma from Empire Beauty School in Pineville, NC and was licensed by the state of North Carolina in 2010.
Nate is the father of 2 children: one biological daughter and one adopted son.
In a world where many seek fame and fortune, Nate seeks to reach his fullest potential in God. It is his personal belief that God has appointed him to be a conduit of His love and grace. He feels this calling is an important one since he has a great love for people and continues to help, guide, and support all those who desire to seek a personal relationship with the Lord our God.
The Royal Family
The Royal Family Praise and Worship team; Where we strive to usher and welcome in the presence of God.
The Royal Family was established Jan. 2016. Since the amazing connection started, they have been headline openers for many events.
Once you hear the voices and music from this family, you'll definitely be moved to worship God on a totally different level.