Pastor Steve grew up in Sena, New Mexico, a small town in northern New Mexico. At the age of 12, he moved to Albuquerque, NM where at the age of 20 gave his life to Jesus as well as realized God's plan for him to pastor a church. 

Steve Ulibarri is the Senior Pastor of Newsoul Church.  Pastor Steve has served in ministry for 40 years, 35 serving as a pastor. He planted his first church in Ribera, New Mexico where he planted “New Life Church” at age 28 and served as Pastor for 8 years. He has served faithfully as Senior Pastor of Newsoul Church (formerly known as Family Worship Center) for 25 plus years. 

Pastor Steve and Ann have been married for over 40 years. They have 3 children and 8 grandchildren. Each of their children serves faithfully in church and as a family have a passion to build the Kingdom of God.