Bryant and his wife, Kristen have been with New Horizon since October 2017. They were previously in Anchorage, AK serving with NAMB as Church Planters for 6 years. Bryant is originally from Lancaster, SC and and after a long time spent in prayer and seeking God's guidance came back home to assist in our Discipleship and Outreach ministry and as of June 10th 2018, we have voted Bryant Blakley to become our new pastor.
Bryant is a graduate of Liberty University with a Bachelors Degree in Christian Ministries and a Minor in Biblical Studies. (2015) Bryant has training in Bible Storying, T4T, small group discipleship, Suicide Prevention, and Church Planting.
Since being at New Horizon October 2017 Bryant has begin 4 Community groups that meet throughout the weeks. 3 of these groups meet in homes and the other meets at the church. Bryant and Kristen both have a heart and passion to see the lost come to know Jesus and helping those ones that are saved grow in their relationship with Jesus through Discipleship. Matthew 28:18-20 has been their life verses since God called them to Alaska in 2012. Pray for Bryant and his family as they continue to serve Jesus in our church, in our community, in this state, and across the world.
Bryant and Kristen have one daughter named Brynlee and a son named Carter.
Youth & Children's Pastor
Jason Smith is the Youth and Children's Pastor @ New Horizon Community Church. He and his wife, Nancy, have been serving on the mission field and in children's ministry for more than 10 years. They have four children Jaycie, Abby, Elizabeth, and Mary Alice. They both share a passion for children and young adults to see and find Jesus! They also have a heart for families to come to know love, and serve the Lord with all their hearts. Jason currently has an Associates Degree in Biblical Studies and is pursuing his B.A. We are so grateful the Smith family is a part of our team!