About Our Pastors

Founder of New Life Community Church

Pastor Dennis & Annette Wells


Pastor Richard & Yvette Gaston
 Senior Pastor 

Pastor Richard and Yvette Gaston Founded Step of Faith Ministries in 2006. In 2017 the Lord led them to merge ministries with New Life Community Church of Bakersfield. Under the leadership of Pastor Richard and Yvette this is a Christ-centered church. Making a difference in the Bakersfield Community. Reaching the lost, backslidden; encouraging and equipping people in the community. They are passionate about providing a life-giving church focused on the simplicity of the Gospel and the power of an intimate relationship with a loving God.