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National focus on deceased Oregon Youth Pastor

August 18, 2009

By Oregon Faith Report,

Preston Newby, recent Alumni of Multnomah University and Youth Pastor at Lake Bible Church in Lake Oswego, was killed in 2008 by a motorist while helping an accident victim.  The young widow, Tara Newby, has had her story picked up by Farmer’s Insurance and even made into a TV commercial.  Currently Newsweek is doing a story for their August 24th edition.  Preston’s alumni, Multnomah Bible College runs a Preston and Tara Newby update blog.  Here is the Farmer’s Insurance ad:

Here is the Farmer’s Insurance video:

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Dona August 18, 2009

It is a great commerical, I do wish they had included that he was a pastor.

Dorothy August 18, 2009

Knowing that Preston was a pastor and follower of Christ helps me to understand Tara’s story and the commerical better. Thanks for sharing.

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