Lead Pastor, Timothy Brassell, and his wife, Donna, met each other during their last year of High School while vacationing in Biloxi, Mississippi. Having been lifetime members of Grace Communion International, they entered the Ordained Pastoral Ministry in 1997 and have served GCI congregations in Lima and Findlay, Ohio, various places across Hampton Roads, Virginia, in Ahoskie, North Carolina, and now, Baltimore, Maryland. Pastor T, as he is called, has also served as a District and Assistant Regional Pastor of the Northeast region of GCI while giving oversight to his local congregation. Donna joyfully and enthusiastically serves as the Praise and Worship Coordinator at New Life Fellowship. They have two daughters, whom they love, like, and enjoy along with their shih–tzu Remy, and their local congregation, to whom they proclaim the Good News of the Relational God the Father, Revealed in Jesus Christ, and in the Holy Spirit!
Pastor David and Sharon Stonesifer
Pastor David Stonesifer and his wife, Sharon, met in their teen years while they attended the Radio Church of God services in Philadelphia, PA. Several years later, their families attended newly established congregations in Harrisburg, PA and Baltimore, MD, but they lost touch with each other until many years later when circumstances brought them back together and they were married. They are the parents of two sons and two daughters and have 15 grandchildren. David serves as the building facilities manager and media/audio-visual coordinator. Sharon serves as the church financial secretary and oversees church administration. Together they focus their hearts on serving the congregation and the community through the love of the Father, Son and Holy Spirit.
Pastor Richard and Venida Andrews
Pastor Richard Andrews and his wife, Venida, met while attending college in Pasadena, California. Upon graduating in 1991, they moved to Baltimore, Maryland, where they got married and began a life of service to the Lord, and to New Life Fellowship. In that time, God has blessed them with five beautiful children. Currently, Pastor Andrews serves as the Assistant Pastor of New Life Fellowship, focusing his gifts in Youth Ministry and Church Administration.
Pastor Tony and Stephenie Marra
Pastor Tony Marra and his wife Stephenie have been serving at New Life Fellowship since Tony moved to Maryland from Brooklyn NY in 1991. The Marra’s were married in 1992 and have a son David and a daughter Alia, as well as a grandson and granddaughter. Tony serves as G.I.F.T.E.D. and Connect and Care ministry leader and Stephenie, Children’s Church teacher and special outreach Coordinator. Tony and Stephenie love their church family and are very excited to be a part of what our triune God is doing both in and outside of New Life Fellowship. They are looking forward to seeing the next generation of youth handed the baton of faith to carry on the ministry of Jesus Christ through the church.