Ketric Newell, the Teen Dream Center Pastor, has been with Cross Point for more than five years. Prior to his current position, he served as the Nashville Student Pastor. Before coming to Cross Point, Ketric was on staff as a youth pastor at Lifechurch.tv in Oklahoma for five years. He is also an author and speaker. As the Teen Dream Center Pastor, Ketric oversees weekly ministries that engage the teen community through: teaching trades, Bible studies, family dinners, tutoring, and counseling. The goal of the Teen Dream Center is to help students break the cycle of their past through truth and grace so they can live the story God has planned for them. Ketric and his wife, Ashley, have one child, Valor.