Tim Thompson, Director of YOuth Ministry
Tim Thompson began his service as our Youth Director at New Life in August of 2017. Hailing from Dallas; Tim is no rookie when it comes to Youth Ministry. Previous to New Life, he has served in two churches with the last one being a five year stay at Wylie United Methodist Church in Abilene, TX to total over six years of ministry experience and counting.
Educationally, between swinging the clubs for McMurry University in Abilene, TX, Tim earned his Bachelor's in Business Management. He has been able been able to partner his educational background and passion for youth ministry to develop on-ramps for students to connect with Christ.
Besides his passion for students, Tim loves pouring his life into other Youth Pastors around the Sauk Valley area. You might see them discussing issues that face our youth and planning events over a cup of coffee.
When Tim, isn't spending time at church, he continues to be an avid golfer and enjoys the green grass of Illinois. He also enjoys reading, games, and hanging out with friends.