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Announcements
Staff
Pastor

Bill Jones

Pastor and Founder of New Life Community Church

The Pastor's hometown is Republic, MO. He moved to Bolivar in 1986. He has been married to his wife, Sandie, for 37 years. He has two sons that are both married and two grand grandsons. His interests include crappie fishing, metal detecting, playing guitar, civil war history, black smithing and smoking meat.


Ladies' Ministry Leader

Sandie Jones

 

Pastor's wife and Co-Founder Of New Life Community Church

 Sandie's hometown is Springfield, MO. She has been married to Pastor Jones for 39 years. She has two sons who are both married and two grandsons (her sunshines!) who she loves to spend time with. Her two West Highland Terriers (Cotton and Molly) keep her busy! Her interests include cooking, reading, gardening, crappie fishing, and spending lots of special time with her grandson


Church Secretary and Head Usher

Dean & Tina Obert

Dean and Tina have been married for 18 years. They have two girls and a cat named Boots. Dean's hometown is Fair Play, MO and his interests include hunting, fishing, riding motorcycles and anything outdoors. Tina's hometown is Dunnegan, MO. Her interests include reading, cooking, pinterest, and spending time with family and friends.

They both enjoy card games and board games and love to have large get togethers at their house with friends and family.


Sunday School and Children's Church Directors

Robert & Becky Baker

Robert and Becky have been married for 23 years and have been active members at New Life for almost 22 of those years. Robert was born in Springfield but has been a Bolivar resident for most of his life. Becky was born in Turlock , California , but was raised just a county over and graduated from Stockton High School .

Robert's first contact with some of the actual church members was at a men's breakfast, which he had been invited to by Becky's late grandfather, Orville Marchant. Then, they began to attend church with Becky's grandma, Sadie, and Orville. Now both sets of their parents are members as well as Becky's twin sister, Donna.

They have been blessed with two daughters and the family has two dogs.
Robert enjoys hunting, fishing, riding his motorcycle and spending time with his family. Becky enjoys sewing, reading, gardening, making her fresh salsa during the summer and spending time with her girls and Robert. Their family enjoys camping during the summer as well.


Youth Team Directors and Website Manager

Andrew & Hannah Williams

Andrew and Hannah are high school sweethearts and have been married for 10 years. They married shortly after becoming members of NLC. They live in Halfway with their two girls, Lilly Rose, 12 and Madilyn, 9. Andrew’s hometown is Wooster , OH . His interests include reading, hunting rabbit dogs, DIY projects and spending time with family. Hannah’s hometown is Hermitage, MO and her interests include DIY projects, decorating, painting murals, playing piano, and going to garage sales and flea markets to find treasures. 

Andrew and Hannah will be quick to tell you that they are simple down-to-earth people who love to spend time with God and who strive everyday to be a good example to others around them. They both enjoy serving God, spending time at church, worshiping God, fellowshipping, and laughing with members of their church family.


Compassion Ministry Leader

Donna Hunt

Donna has been married to her husband Billy for 22 years. They have two children, Kaitlyn and Brady, and reside in Bolivar. Fourteen years ago she became a part of New Life Church. She loves being involved in the church and reaching out to others. Donna serves wherever she is needed along with being the compassion ministry leader.

To quote her, she says, “ I am pretty simple and love life.  My church family is important to me.  God gave me a wonderful man to love and children to nurture.  We enjoy spending time together on the water, whether that be fishing on the lake or on vacation at the ocean.  I enjoy helping others, playing tennis, swimming, reading, fishing, and spending time with God.”