Darrell and Julie Simbeck
Darrell and Julie Simbeck are the Senior Pastors and Co-Founders of Ascension Life Church. They have been in full time ministry for over 18 years and have been pastoring Ascension Life since November of 2001. Their ministry together is an example to the Body of Christ of a husband and wife team working together in unity to accomplish God’s Kingdom purposes. Their ministry is characterized by an overflow of God’s love, mercy, and grace, along with relevant, Bible-based teaching and godly leadership. Pastor Darrell and Julie’s ministry calling is to establish regional worship, teaching, and training centers that are committed to proclaiming the good news of the Kingdom and revealing the New Covenant Heart of the Father. Darrell and Julie have been married 24 years and have three children, Nathan, Rachel, and Aaryn, and daughter-in-law, Molly. Pastor Darrell has a BS in Organizational Management from Covenant College, and is currently working towards his Th.M/Ph.D with emphasis in Biblical Studies at Regent University.