Mitch Saad, Youth Director
Mitch Saad came to New Life Lutheran in July of 2012 to serve as the Director of Youth Ministries.
Mitch grew up in Erie, IL graduating from Erie High School in 2004. He then attended Greenville College where he majored in Accounting and Business Management, graduating in 2008.
From there, knowing the Lord had called him to ministry, he went on to study at the Kanakuk Institute in Branson, MO and John Brown University in Siloam Springs, AR graduating in 2009 with a Master of Arts in Youth and Family Ministries.
From June of 2009 through June of 2012 Mitch served as Area Director with K-Life Ministries in Peoria, IL as well as the Director of Youth Ministries with Peoria First United Methodist Church.
The Lord has led Mitch to New Life Lutheran where he works to come alongside parents and play an active role in raising up life-long disciples of Jesus Christ. His desire is to impact the teen culture for the cause of Christ by speaking biblical truth into the lives of teens through the context of relational discipleship ministry.