Brooke Gardner- Lead Pastor
Brooke Gardner grew up in LaGrange, Maine. After receiving Christ at the age of 16 from the television channel CBN, she started her journey of following the call of God. Brooke completed her studies at Faith Bible College International and went overseas as a missionary to Glasgow, Scotland. After a period of time, Brooke came to realize that missions needed to start in her own backyard. Led by the Holy Spirit a music cafe was started in Old Town, Maine where she serves as the lead pastor.
Cody York- Youth Leader
Cody York is from Medway, Maine and grew up serving at a local AG church there. While in High School, God placed a call on his life to minister to the youth of this generation. Usually, you will find him at the café serving drinks or playing games with the youth. He can’t wait to see what else God has in store for Old Town!
Celeste Creighton- Sunday School Director
Celeste Creighton has been teaching and directing children’s church for 6 years. Her role as Sunday School Director is to teach children the love of Jesus, biblical truths, and to serve one another. “These things together will impact and change the lives of our kids one by one!”
Kimberlee Foster- Women’s Director
Kimberlee Foster, originally from Bennington, Vermont, graduated from Southern VT College with an associates degree in office administration. She has served more than twenty years in ministry both in children’s ministry and in women’s ministry. She is thrilled to be named the “Woman’s Director” at New Life Old Town and can’t wait to see what God has in store for the future of the women’s ministry and for the women of God in our church and community. Both she and her husband Robert, call Maine their home now and reside in Bangor.
Demetrius Porter- Worship Leader
Demetrius Porter is in the 10th grade at Old Town High School. He currently plays bass for the Jazz Ensemble. ‘D’ recognizes the call of God on his life to play music and lead worship. He plans to go to FBCI after graduation.