Galen & Danette Gingerich
Galen was one of the founding leaders when New Horizons began in 1978 and has been in pastoral leadership for over 38 years. He is passionate about mentoring adults, teens, and children to help shape their lives for generations to come, leaving a legacy of transformed lives and communities. Galen and Danette are apostolic leaders in the Pacific NW Region, mentoring and equipping kingdom leaders to reach their God-given potential to represent Jesus in all arenas of life.
Danette is the SOZO Coordinator, and the Events Coordinator which includes all conferences and seminars that New Horizons hosts for churches of the region. Galen and Danette have been married 36 years and have two adult children - Jenna Hogue (married to Justin), and Daniel, all who serve in the ministries at New Horizons Church.
David & Karen McKay
David and Karen have served in pastoral ministry for over 25 years, mentoring and equipping people to fulfill their callings and passions in life. At New Horizons, they serve with the Core Leadership Team. They are the Owner Project Managers of HMK Company, which provides project management and construction management services to school districts throughout the State of Oregon. They are the parents of four adult children, two of whom are married.
Jason & Cierra Wortman
Jason and Cierra have been married for over ten years and have three daughters, Keziah, Alette and Florence. They began serving as Youth Pastors at New Horizons Church in 2012 and also serve with the Core Leadership Team. The passion of their hearts is to lead youth into encounters with God that transforms them into powerful partners with the Lord to expand the Kingdom. Cierra, also serves with the worship team and Jason leads a Men's Connect Group. He also works as a project manager with a commercial construction company.
Paul & Sue lavier
Paul and Sue have been pursuing God and His purposes since receiving Christ after they were married. They serve with the Core Leadership Team and are pastors of the Love After Marriage (LAM) ministry at New Horizons, and enjoy mentoring married couples from around the NW Region and other states. Paul and Sue have been married since 1978 and have three adult children who are living godly and fruitful lives and have several grandchildren, whom they adore. Sue is a retired dental hygienist and Paul works as a software programmer.
Theresa Farrelly serves as the Director of New Horizons School of the Supernatural and with the Core Leadership Team of New Horizons. Seven years ago she enrolled in the school and her life was radically impacted as she experienced many encounters with the Holy Spirit and grew in God's Word. Theresa flows in a strong prophetic anointing, empowering many people with God's heart for their lives. Several years ago, she established an outreach ministry named A Light in the Window, located in downtown Dallas, OR, impacting many lives through prayer, prophetic ministry and healings. Theresa also owns and operates an adult care home.
stan & ellen mishler
Stan and Ellen serve with the Core Leadership Team of New Horizons. Stan also serves as the Director of the New Horizons SOZO Ministry and is the NW Regional Director of Bethel Church SOZO Ministry, Redding CA. He works with church leaders in Washington, Idaho and Oregon, helping them to establish SOZO ministries in their congregations. Stan and Ellen have three daughters who passionately serve the Lord with their spouses, 9 grandchildren and 6 great-grandchildren.
Justin & Jenna Hogue
Worship Team Director and Audio/Visual Team
Jenna serves as Worship Team Director and Justin serves with the Audio/Visual department of the Worship Team. They are both passionate worshippers and have been involved in church ministry since their teenage years and serve with the Core Leadership Team. Justin is the City Manager of Amity, Oregon. They have been married since 2012 and have a son, Hunter.
TROY & VICTORIA ELLIOTT
Victoria and Troy serve as Children's Pastors of children 4 years old through the 5th grade. They are passionate about equipping children to live in close relationship with God and serve others in the power of the Holy Spirit. Victoria and Troy are graduates of the two year program of New Horizons School of the Supernatural and are parents of two adult children and a young son, Hollis. Troy is an owner-operator of a plumbing business.