New Life Presbyterian Church of Escondido, California (“New Life”) is a member of the Presbyterian Church in America (“PCA”). New Life started in 1977 as a home Bible study and worship services formally began in 1978. New Life moved to its present facility in Escondido in 1985. In 1989, New Life realigned its denominational affiliation from the Orthodox Presbyterian Church to the PCA. New Life operates in a Presbyterian form of representative church government and the elders are elected by the members of the congregation.