Pastor James Foley was born and raised in Worcester, MA. He came to the Lord through a miraculous conversion experience while a business student at UMass Amherst in the fall of 1997. Upon the completion of a business degree, Pastor James felt the call of God to pastor, leading him to the Brownsville Revival School of Ministry in Pensacola, Florida for ministry training. It was there that he met his future wife, Misty, who also felt God leading her into ministry. Upon the completion of his ministry degree, he returned to his hometown of Worcester to serve as a staff pastor at First Assembly of God--Worcester, serving young adults for nearly 6 years. Pastor James and his wife felt the call to lead a church in mid-2008. Having been installed as the Lead Pastor of New Life on January 4th, 2009, his passion is helping people discover and embrace New Life in Christ. He is currently working toward the completion of a Master of Arts Degree in Biblical Studies through Global University.
Misty Foley was born and raised outside of Seattle, WA in a strong Christian family. Coming to the Lord at a young age, Misty immediately sensed the call to one day serve the Lord in ministry. In time, this led her to the Brownsville Revival School of Ministry in Pensacola, FL where she met her future husband, Pastor James. Alongside her husband, Misty served at First Assembly of God--Worcester in the Children's Department for nearly 6 years. She currently serves New Life as the Worship Leader and first lady of this great church.