Rick Bezet is the Founder and Lead Pastor of New Life Church in Central Arkansas. In 2001, Rick set aside his future as a professional golfer to follow God's call to central Arkansas to start a church. Now New Life Church has nine locations. Rick is one of the founding pastors of the ARC (Association of Related Churches). Rick speaks all over the world, inspiring and training church planters and leaders. This passion evoked the development of the Arkansas Dream Center, which serves thousands of individuals and families daily in the local communities. Rick is also a founding board member and overseer of the Association of Related Churches (ARC), an organization dedicated to planting life-giving churches across the nation. Rick authored his life message in the book Be Real: Because Fake Is Exhausting. He and his wife, Michelle, have four children.