• Billy Sarno - Lead Pastor

    Billy Sarno has been pastoring & doing ministry for more than 20 years. He became a Christian at the University of Oregon in 1992 and began his ministry journey with YWAM (Youth with a Mission) & Crista Ministries. He then became the High School Youth Pastor at Northwest Church in Federal Way for 7 years before being sent out under Northwest Church’s covering to plant a church in Tacoma in 2002. "Our desire is to see people come to know God in a deeper way and to help them find genuine, authentic relationships through the church community. We live this journey out through our own vulnerability and transparency with those around us.  I love spending time with our two boys, Will age 15 and Gabe age 12...preferably somewhere on the beach where it's warm & sunny."

  • Laura Lewien - Office & finance administrator

    Laura Lewien was born in Mexico City, Mexico.  She moved to the United States in the year 2000 and married the love of her life, Larry Lewien. They have three kids, Miles, Camila, and Matthew who bring joy and excitement to their lives. "My church family is also a blessing to me, especially since my family is in Mexico. I love being able to serve God while working at New Life Church. In my free time I enjoy spending time with my husband, playing with my kids, reading, watching movies, making jewelry, painting, and making things with my hands." 

  • glen urbank - interim worship director

    Glen Urbank was born in Oregon City and lived in the Portland area until he was twelve years old.  He then moved to Washington. He started playing in bands when he was fourteen and continued into his thirties. In 1983 he gave his heart to Jesus and realized what his musical gift was for. Him and his wife, Rorrie, have been married since 1978.  They have four daughters, all who are serving the Lord along with their husbands.  Glen spent five years on staff at Northwest Church serving as the worship director and has served in many other ministries in worship as well.  "On my days off I enjoy sleeping and spending time with my wife."

  • Larry Lewien - Welcome quadrant

    As the Welcome Quadrant Pastor Larry gets to work with all the people making Sunday mornings a celebration. His wife Laura Lewien rocks the admin for the church and she’s also the greatest cook he knows. "Our kids Miles, Camila, and Matthew make us proud, especially when they aren’t making us pull our hair out. Outside of church, I have another great job that I get to do at World Vision, helping large corporations engage in really cool global initiatives. Favorite things: enmoladas (tacos in mole, ay que rico), chocolate & peanut butter ice cream, and soccer - how Barcelona plays it."

  • Kurt & KAMA Bigbee - SERVE QUADRANT

    Kurt and Kama Bigbee are just a normal couple living in the glow of God's glory.  They love sports, being outdoors, and family time with their 13-year old Hayden and Yoda, the Jedi dog. They also have a 28-year old daughter Kate and a 30-year old son Nate and a beautiful six-month-old granddaughter, Scarlett.  Kurt is a wood scientist at the American Plywood Association and Kama came out of retirement from working with medically fragile infants to substitute in the Tacoma Public Schools when time allows.  "We are passionate about our love for Jesus and want to share it with everyone we meet!"


  • Cendy Eaton - Children's ministry

    Cendy has 2 adult daughters Gwendolyn and Jennifer along with 7 grandchildren. In 2000 she was privileged to be part of a leadership team that took a group of youth to Australia on a mission trip. While there, Isaiah 54 was spoken over her. God has brought that word to life as she now serves as Children’s Director at New Life Foursquare Church.  "It is such a joy to watch them grow into the people God has created each of them to be. It is my passion to see them learn to have a relationship with God. I also work as a project coordinator with a background in the printing industry. Some of my favorite things to do are cheering on my grandchildren as they play sports, gardening, reading, camping, music, and movies."

  • bob campbell - facilites

    Bob has been a member of New Life Church for 3 years.  Before attending New Life he attended a church where he did building maintenance for about 4 years.  "Outside of church I enjoy spending time with my new wife, we like garage sales and taking our two small dogs for walks.  I've also been volunteering for a local food bank for the last few years driving the truck and helping with various things."