Jerry Newman has served churches in Texas, Colorado, and California. He presently serves as Executive Pastor of Worship for Southcrest Baptist Church in Lubbock, Texas. In 6 years, Southcrest has grown from a weekly attendance of 950 to over 2000. Previously, Jerry served at Shadow Mountain with David Jeremiah as Pastor of Worship and Multi-site venues. Jerry’s passion is leading people in worship and in their relationship with Jesus Christ. Jerry and his wife Sally have been happily married for 28 years. They are blessed with 2 grown daughters. In 2014, they became grandparents with the birth of their granddaughter.