Pastor Stan Newton, director of Community Relations and Formation Ministries at DTS-Houston, encourages believers to praise the Lord as a cathartic path out of "ministry darkness," even if it sometimes happens in times of being alone.

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Stan Newton

Stanley Newton

Stan Newton currently serves as the Director of Community Relations and Formation Ministries at the DTS-Houston Campus. A graduate of DTS in 1996, Stan brings more than 20 years of pastoral experience to the field education side of the Educational and Leadership Department, where he has served since 2013. He also serves as the Senior Pastor at Greenhouse Community Church in West Houston. In addition to his role at the seminary, Stan is seeking to pursue a DMin in Cross Cultural Ministry. His academic interests include discipleship and mentoring, spiritual formation, Old Testament studies, and cross-cultural engagement. Stan and his wife have three adult children.