Our lead team is made up of pastoral staff, a board of deacons and an office administrator.

Pastors and Staff

  • Mark Barrett

    Lead Pastor


    Pastor Mark and Kirsten have been in ministry for over 20 years. They joined New Life Assembly in July of 2017 and bring to our assembly a passion for the body of Christ to impact the community and are looking forward to seeing all that the Lord has for Sioux Lookout.

  • Robert Kimball

    Assistant Pastor


    Pastor Bob and Margie have been serving New Life Assembly for over 20 years. They have a passion to see people develop into the individuals that God intended them to be so that we can work together to serve Jesus.

  • Steve Harder

    Youth Pastor


    Pastor Steve and Bobbie-Jo have been in ministry for over 15 years. They joined New Life Assembly in July of 2018 and bring with them a passion to see the lives of our youth transformed through a life changing relationship with Jesus Christ.

  • Margie Kimball

    Worship Pastor


    Margie serves as our volunteer Worship Pastor. She has been a worship leader for 35 years with over 20 years here at New Life. Her desire is to experience God's glory through praise and worship and that we would be changed into His likeness as we behold His glory.

  • Elizabeth Seguin

    Office Administrator


    Elizabeth has been in Sioux Lookout at NLA for over 25 years.  She is being 're-fired' after retiring from Health Canada as a nurse manager.  In the fall of 2017 she joined the staff as office administrator and continues to be the SOZO lead.  Her passion and purpose is to see people & communities walk in freedom and wholeness.  

Board Members

  • Edith Baas

    Edith and her husband Dan have been NLA church members for approximately 30 years. She was in the field of nursing and the justice system. She has since retired from the justice system and now works on a per diem basis.  She is a mother and a grandmother. She looks forward to serving as a deacon in the coming months to sit, help, and promote the calling Christ has for us to do and that is to spread the good news. Her interest is in prayer/intercession, discipleship, supporting and encouraging the needy. 

  • Jesse Bonello

    Jesse grew up in the Greater Toronto Area, where he was involved in youth ministry for seven years. Jesse moved to Sioux Lookout in 2018, and he has since joined the Ignite youth team as a youth leader at NLA. He enjoys being a leader and mentor for youth, and his goal is to see and encourage more involvement within the church body.

  • Jing Gosnell

    Jing grew up in the Philippines, and worked for a period in South East Asia. Jing started attending NLA on arriving to Canada in 2005. A wife of Darrell and a mother to Jordan. Her mission is to love by giving! "It is better to give than to receive."

  • Shirley Gray

    Shirley has been a resident in Sioux Lookout for the past 29 years and involved with NLA for most of that time. Shirley's goal is to see the church become more active in prayer both as individuals and corporately and her desire is to see our nation of Canada turn back to God.

  • Stan Nissley

  • Ernie Seguin

  • Kevin Usher