Rory Grooters became the Senior Pastor of New Promise Church in May of 2020.
Rory and Karen met in The Celebrant Singers ministry in 1990. They are faith filled, fun loving people. They have 3 adult children. All of whom love The Lord, people and the church. Karen has a bachelor’s degree. Rory has a Master’s degree in Theology from The Assemblies of God Theological Seminary and is ordained with The Assemblies of God. Rory has been a Staff Pastor and Lead Pastor. He has given loving visionary leadership that resulted in the substantial growth of two churches through numerous salvations, restructuring and multiple services, staff, and volunteers over the previous 20 years.
Rory and Karen have a passion for God and compassion for people and recovery organizations such as, Teen Challenge and Celebrate Recovery. They believe in being biblically based, socially minded and intentional in Christianity. Hope is what everyone wants, needs, can have and what the Church can offer people. “To seek and save the lost” and “make disciples” of Jesus Christ is the mission of every Christian. Luke 19:10, Matthew 28:19.