Rev. Stephen M. Norden

 

Senior Pastor

 
 
Phone
614.766.5445
Rev. Stephen M. Norden is the founding pastor of New Hope Church. New Hope held its first worship service on September 16, 1984. He is a graduate of Hope College and received his Master of Divinity degree from Western Theological Seminary, both in Holland, MI. Steve and his wife, Jean, have three sons and two grandsons: Billy, who with his wife Mara co-pastors The Community, a ministry of the Reformed Church in America in Ada, MI, and their sons Berend (“Bear”) and Arie; Charlie, who is Plant Manager for Universal Forest Products in Tampa, Florida and is married to Mary; and Pieter, who is married to Amy, and is a Postdoctoral Fellow at the Northwestern University Feinberg Cardiovascular Research Institute. Steve serves as a volunteer chaplain for the Dublin Division of Police, and as the voice of Dublin Scioto Irish football.