Mikey Escalera has attended Newlife and served as the Junior High Pastor since August of 2018. His own relationship with Jesus began while he was in the 6th grade, which is why he is passionate about students in middle school encountering God and having a strong relationship with Christ. Mikey is passionate about music and worship. Leading worship, especially for the youth, is one of his favorite ways to serve the Lord. Mikey has been involved in missions and has gone to Belize on a Newlife missions team. While there, he got to see first hand the healing power of Holy Spirit. In addition to his role as Junior High Pastor, Mike also serves in other roles at Newlife including in the Young Adults ministry, on the worship team, and works within Newlife’s facility and maintenance department.