Our pastor, Lance Lewis, and his wife Sharon relocated to northern California from Philadelphia in 2013. Prior to serving at New City Sac, Pastor Lance and Sharon served in pastoral ministry in Philadelphia. Lance and Sharon have been married for 35 years and have two children, Sarah and Charles. Pastor Lance and Sharon enjoy trying their hand at preparing delicious, healthy dishes, travelling to visit new places and see their family, and attending musicals (we love Les Mis, Ragtime and Hamilton) and playing Scrabble.
Pastor Lance speaks and has contributed to books on the subject of racial reconciliation including ‘Heal Us Emmanuel: A call for reconciliation, representation and unity in the church, All Are Welcome: Toward a Multi-Everything Church, Aliens in the Promised Land: Why Minority Leadership is Overlooked in White Christian Churches and Institutions, Why Black Lives Matter: African-American Thriving for the 21st Century.
Director of Music and Worship Leader
Alvin and Amy have served at Soaring Oaks/ New City Fellowship Sacramento since 1997. They have embraced music ministry for many years and continue to pursue the Lord’s leading to provide a relevant and biblical approach to corporate worship through vocal and instrumental music. Alvin and Amy were married in 2002. They are blessed with two sons, Michael, whose career is coaching collegiate basketball, and Andrew who enjoys playing French horn and media technology. They both consider it an honor and joy to serve the Lord and His people through music ministry at New City Fellowship Sacramento.
Dawn grew up in Philadelphia, PA. She came to New City Fellowship in 2016 with her husband and son, Michael Sr. and Michael Jr. where she joyfully serves as the administrative assistant. She has fallen in love with the diversity of Sacramento and is excited to call this her home. Currently, Dawn is pursuing her Masters in Marriage and Family Therapy and expects to graduate in 2022.
Dawn enjoys oldies but goodies, travelling, chocolate, meeting new people, and spending time with her family, especially gaming with her husband and son. Her family is her greatest joy.
Dawn is passionate about serving God and His people and has been since coming to the Lord as a child. One of her favorite Bible verses is Matthew 25:40. She feels privileged to volunteer in any capacity and seeks opportunities to be of service to her NCF family.
Anthony is excited to serve as the pastoral intern at New City Sac. Anthony, along with his wife and their three sons, relocated to Sacramento from Southern California. He is currently enrolled at Birmingham Theological Seminary and pursuing a Master of Arts in Public Theology. He has a heart for evangelism and apologetics as well as teaching others how to share and defend their faith. Anthony also serves as the Assistant Director for Mission to the World's West Coast Hub.