June 2018  
Upcoming Events


Wednesday Service Worship and Study Lesson
6:30 PM to 7:30 PM
"Everything you wanted to know about Heaven and Hell but were afraid to ask"... Discussion, small group ...taught by Pastor Steve


Sunday Services..Doors open at 8:15 am
8:45 AM to 11:30 AM
8:45a.m. Coffee and Goodies for all

9:am Sunday School for children. Jerry Stroupe & Betsy Graves.
Two adult classes to choose from. Roger Choate and John Conser
Sunday Morning Youth Group presented by John Peralta.

10:00 Coffee,Tea, Lemonade,Goodies for all

10:30 am Praise and Worship... The Book of John
Kids Church is offered at this time
Child care provided

6:30 pm The Book Of Acts
Presented by Steve Medeiros
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Steve Medeiros

Steve Medeiros is the teacher/preacher at New Life Family Worship Center.  He and his wife Nicki have been married 30 years and have one daughter, Tiffani.  Steve was an honor graduate at Wayland Baptist University and has continued his pursuit of a Master's Degree (maybe someday he'll have time to finish).  He and his wife were both saved by the grace of God, at First Baptist Church of Clovis, New Mexico in August of 1992. From 1994-2008 Steve served as the Superintendent of Clovis Christian Schools, Inc.  Prior to that, he and Nicki both served in the United States Air Force for twenty years.  In January of 2003 Steve was licensed to preach the Gospel and in September of 2008 until June 2011 he served as Minister of Education, at First Baptist Church of Benson, Arizona.  Steve loves to play golf, although he's not too good at it.  He also enjoys messing around with their English Bulldogs.

Steve feels as if he is now doing what God has prepared him for his entire life.  His personal verses are Romans 6:1-2.  



Ron Graves

Ron Graves is a native Arizonan, carrying on the family tradition of cattle ranching. He and his wife, Betsy, have been married for 37 years, have two grown children, Ashley and Chad, and five grandchildren.


Ron retired from the Union Pacific/Southern Pacific Railroads after 33 years, and now devotes all of his time to ranching. Betsy was and Adult and Juvenile Probation Officer for many years, and now divides her time between working with Ron on the ranch and caring for, and loving on, her grandchildren. Ron and Betsy were part of the original NLFWC church plant.


Ron’s personal verses are Romans 8:28-30; Betsy’s are Proverbs 3:4-5 and II Chronicles 7:14.


Roger Choate

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Roger Choate is a native Arizonan and he and wife, Anita, still live on family property in Benson. He and Anita have been married almost 25 years and have three grown children, Tamara, Haley and Miles.

Roger serves as a firefighter/paramedic with the City of Tucson, and Anita works with Caring Connections, an agency to service special needs children. Roger enjoys hunting and fishing in his spare time, while Anita just enjoys life.

Roger’s personal verse is Philippians 4:13.


Tom Van Wart

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Tom Van Wart is from Newfoundland, Canada. He met his wife, Ashley (Graves) while attending college in Hobbs, New Mexico. They have been married for seven years, and have two children, Chase and Reagan. Tom obtained his Masters in counseling degree from USW. The couple currently own and operate their own business, A-1 PortaPots and Septic Services in St. David.

Tom enjoys golf (he’s much better than Steve) and baseball, while Ashley enjoys roping and working on the ranch.

Tom’s personal verse is Philippians 4:6.


Mike Cox

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Mike is originally from Illinois and his wife, Renee, is a native Arizonan. They have been married for 19 years, and have three children, Sally, Sarah and Tracy. Mike and Renee own and operate two local flower shops, and provide beautiful floral arrangements every week for the church. Mike enjoys shooting sports and fishing, and Renee is an outstanding cook/baker. Her dark chocolate cake is an awesome thing. Their personal verses are Psalm 100 and Isaiah 53.


Doug Miller

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Doug Miller is originally from Pennsylvania. He and his wife, Valerie, have been married 33. Between them they have four children, Greg, Drew, Debbie and Kim, Doug is a Vietnam Army veteran and currently the facilities manager at SKP RV Park in Benson.

Doug is a mean keyboard player, and enjoys playing keys at NLFWC, as well as jamming with a local, oldies group (the music, not the players). Valerie enjoys home decorating.

Doug’s personal verse is Matthew 6:33