We are New Life. One church, many locations. One family, many backgrounds. One message, many stories. But one cross, one gospel, and one God.
Don and Rae Kauffman Pastor
Don was born and raised in Springfield, IL. He began following Jesus when he was 16 years old at a Christ in Youth conference where he immediately heard God’s calling to enter into the ministry. He holds a bachelor's degree in Preaching & Biblical Studies & a Master's degree in Spiritual Formation, both from Lincoln Christian University in Lincoln, IL. He has served in ministry in Boulder, CO and Central Illinois. Don loves hanging out with people and living out this new life with Jesus. Don and his wife Rae have four sons, Jonathan, Lucas, Matthew & Samuel.