Sam DeMarco , senior pastor
Sam DeMarco is the senior pastor of New Brighton Christian Assembly. Since 2004, Sam has led a life giving vision through a church family culture where people experience God, find a place they call home and a people they call family.
Sam’s deep passion is to lead people into a life changing relationship with Jesus Christ and to help people live the mission of Christ in everyday life. With this passion, in 2009 New Brighton Christian Assembly created the Life Center to reach the community with the love of Christ. Sam’s passion also includes developing servant leaders. In 2016, Empower School of Ministry was launched to train the next generation of ministers for the marketplace or for full time ministry.
Sam and his wife Jill have two daughters and live in New Brighton. Sam holds two undergraduate degrees from Geneva College and a Masters of Arts in Practical Theology from Oral Roberts University. Sam also currently serves as the ministry department head of the IFCA Bible College and as a district assistant director.