Michael Hoddy is the Lead Pastor of Newbridge Church. His faith journey is a powerful story of how God redeems brokenness, and brings beauty from ashes. Out of this journey God called Michael, and his wife Grace, to plant Newbridge as a new movement of hope for people in Central New Jersey. Besides being a licensed pastor, he has been an adjunct faculty member at Nyack College and Pillar College, and also consults with churches in the areas of music and arts, communications and technology, and strategy and leadership. Michael and his wife Grace and their son live in Watchung. You can contact Pastor Michael at . Facebook @michaelhoddy
Tim Daniels is one of our pastors at Newbridge Church. He also serves as the Worship Pastor. He feels strongly that God has called him to be an agent of freedom and healing for those who are in need of emotional and spiritual health. His desire is for God to unleash the life transforming power of the Gospel in Northern New Jersey. Prior to Newbridge, Tim also served at other local New Jersey churches including Grace Community Church in Randolph, NJ, Long Hill Chapel in Chatham, NJ, and most recently at Cornerstone Chapel in Pompton Plains, NJ. Born and raised in NYC Tim now lives in Harding, NJ with wife Becky and their three children. You can contact Tim at .
Karen Costa is our Family Life Director. She is committed to creating an environment that is a catalyst for kids, toddlers through high school, to crave a deeper relationship with Jesus. Karen’s experience in kids ministry spans the past fifteen years in a variety of administrative, teaching, and creative leadership roles. She has faithfully dedicated herself to helping kids see themselves as the church of today and not just tomorrow. Karen and her husband John and their three children live in Hillsborough where they support and connect with families in their town through the schools, athletic and recreational programs. You can contact Karen at .