Rev. Darold and Cindy DeHart were elected Senior Pastors of New Life Assembly in January 2000. Before serving as Senior Pastor, he was the Associate Pastor at New Life since 1982. His business and accounting expertise came from San Jacinto College, and he earned credentials of ministry through the Assemblies of God, culminating in the conferring of Ordination in 1984. In 1978 he married Cindy, and she became a DeHart with a heart to serve the church.


Tim McKenzie was born and raised in the Houston area, graduating from Family Christian Academy in 2012. Tim was a third year H-Town Master's Commission student when he came on staff of New Life Assembly in the spring of 2015 to lead the 116 Youth Ministries.

While in the Master's Commission program, Tim earned his Bachelor's degree in Worship Arts from West Coast Bible College and Seminary and is currently working on his Master's Degree in Religiouus Education.

Tim serves NLA as director of both youth and kids ministries and is an armor bearer to Pastor DeHart.

Denise Egdorf left the Dallas area and returned to her home church in January 2002 when she joined the worship team as lead vocalist. She now leads the praise and worship ministering in each of our services.