Holy Spirit led the founders of this organization to start Newpoint Partnership. Jesus Christ is the leader of it, and it exists to glorify God the Father. It is wholly dependent upon Him for its continuance. The men and women below are currently serving Jesus at Newpoint.
Warren Rogers, Board Vice-Chairman, is a native of Brunswick. He attended College Without Walls through his local church for a year. He felt compelled to go into jail and prison ministry over 20 years ago and he’s been involved in Kairos Prison Ministry for the last 7 years. He has also worked for over a year with people in recovery from chemical dependencies. He felt led of the Lord (from Isaiah 42:6-7) to go into the prison houses and open the eyes of the blind and it has become his passions…being a witness and light for Christ in this dark world. Warren is also principally involved in building an orphanage in Africa.
Charles Baldwin is a native of Brunswick. His father was a Baptist preacher. Charles was led to Christ at an early age, but after the passing of his father when he was 12, his curiosity led to a life of drugs and alcohol. At the age of 35, in desperation, having reached the lowest point in his life, he received Christ Jesus into his life. After being delivered from drugs and alcohol he has been pressing to live a Christian life to the best of his ability. He spends his life trying to encourage others who are caught up in addiction to come to Christ, as God leads him.
Allen Booker is a Brunswick native and he has been active in civic issues for many years. He is a member of Worth It International Ministries, Inc. He is also the Glynn County Commissioner for District 5 and the Executive Director of Rebuilding Together of Glynn County Georgia, Inc. Allen has been married to his wife, Vanessa, for over 30 years. They have one son (Dominique), 2 grandchildren and 6 godchildren. He was saved by grace through Jesus Christ.
Thomas “Lee” Price, Board Consultant, grew up in Spokane, Washington and in his teenage years became an atheist and a chronic alcoholic. His alcohol addiction led to a tragic car crash in 1993 that took multiple innocent lives. Lee was sentenced to prison as a result and immediately after, he had a personal encounter with Jesus Christ that changed his life forever. During his incarceration he was called into ministry and served Jesus as a Bible teacher, Christian author, a poet, and was deeply involved with Kairos Prison Ministry. He met his beautiful wife Laurie, with a divine confirmation, and they actually married inside Washington State Prison in 2006. Since his release from prison in 2010 both Lee and Laurie have been serving the Lord with Kairos and other ministries. Laurie also has written her own inspirational poetry book combined with her amazing acrylic paintings. Lee is currently employed as Accounting Manager with Visiting Angels in Brunswick, Georgia. Together, they enjoy 4 children and 10 grandchildren.
Rich Angerer is a native of New Jersey, where he and his wife, Barb, raised and homeschooled their 4 children. God moved them through several churches during those 20 years, each time growing and pruning them. With a desire to be in Christian ministry, Rich retired a few years early from his commercial airline job and they moved to Brunswick in 2016. In looking for ministry opportunities here, Rich joined The Gideons International. Through this organization he weekly ministered to and discipled men in Ware State Prison tier cells for more than 2 years. It is due to several experiences he has had with men there that God placed Newpoint Partnership on his heart. Rich and Barb are members of Community Church in Brunswick and peer counselors at Skylark in Brunswick.
Elijah Roberts, Jr. is a native of Brunswick and he lives here with his wife. They have 4 grown children and 3 grandchildren. Elijah has a masters degree in counseling and a P.H.D. in Christian Education. Elijah is a member of It’s Not About You Ministries. Elijah works closely with each Christian Brother to provide personalized case management and measurable outcomes.
Joe Hyjek is serving as acting Residence Director. Joe was born in Poland and immigrated to this country when he was 11 years old. He has lived in New York City, New Jersey, Maryland, and Michigan where me managed restaurants and worked in commercial real estate and insurance sales. Joe was saved in 1976 and has been faithfully following Jesus since then. He moved to Brunswick in 2019. Communication is Joe’s specialty, especially with the gospel and transformational relationships.
Phyllis Chancey was born and raised in southwest Georgia. Phyllis went to college and became a juvenile probation officer with the state of Georgia and afterwards became a mental health counselor working with juveniles in Glynn County. She homeschooled her daughter and later worked with girls in a group home for sex-trafficked young women. Because of what she has seen God do in her life, she has been led to share Jesus with others and especially to help young men turn their lives around to help not only themselves, but also their community.