Pastor Gabriel Garber

Lead Pastor

Pastor Gabriel has served at New Life Assembly since September 2015. He has a passion for the lost to find their true identity in Christ and for an revival/awakening to hit our community. He also, has a passion to see strong and healthy marriages that produce healthy families.

Pastor Gabriel enjoys his free time with his wife of 11 years and two children.

Favorite activities: are playing bocce ball and corn hole!

Favorite sports team: are the MSU Spartans - Go Green! and Detroit Lions (Berry Sanders Era). 

Favorite food: is Chinese and Mexican. 


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Pastor Glen Jeffrey

Associate Pastor of Care Ministries

Pastor J. has served at New Life Assembly since 2004. He has a passion to follow Jesus and helping people.

In his free time he enjoys spending time with his wife, fishing, and sometimes just doing nothing

Favorite activities: Fishing

Favorite sporting event: Rodeo 

Favorite food: Food

Associate Pastor of Student Ministries | Missions

Pastor Coty has served at New Life Assembly since 2017. He has a passion for youth, developing leaders, and building relationships.

In his free time he enjoys hunting, fishing and hiking.

Favorite activities: Duck hunting

Favorite sports team: U of M Wolverines and Detroit Tigers

Favorite food: Breakfast (eggs, toast, and sausage)

Pastor Coty Todd

Morgan Todd

Student Ministries Personal Administrator

Morgan has served at New Life Assembly since January 2017. She has a passion for serving people, building relationships, and purity.

In her free time she enjoys cooking/baking, fishing, and hiking.

Favorite activities: Tubing behind a speedboat, or watching movies

Favorite sports team: I don't normally watch sports. I love watching baseball, but I don't have a favorite team.

Favorite food: Tacos, specifically Cow Tongue tacos

Shannon Garber

Director of Media 

Shannon has served at New Life Assembly since September 2015 in various ministries. She is passionate about loving people and learning whether it is new things from the Bible or something for everyday life.

In her free time she enjoys spending quality time with her husband, Gabriel, and two children.

Favorite activities: She enjoys reading, board games, yard games, and baking with her children

Favorite sports team: Detroit Pistons (91'-93')

Favorite food: Elephant Ears

Director of Connections and Volunteers

Camie has served at New Life Assembly since September 2019, but has served in various ministries since January 2016. She is passionate about people. She is passionate about helping people connect and discover their passion and purpose.

In her free time she enjoys being with her husband, family, and friends. Anything people related.

Favorite activities: Anything to do with music/worship, baking, gardening, decoration, and reading

Favorite sports team: She love baseball, but doesn't have a favorite team 

Favorite food: Asian food, Mexican food, and cinnamon rolls

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Kevin Burgess

Director of Church Finances

Kevin Burgess has served at New Life Assembly since 2017. He is passionate about his relationship with the Lord and their daily talks.

In his free time he enjoys reading, going to the beach, and spending time with his family.

Favorite activities: Studying

Favorite sports team: U of M - Go Blue!

Favorite food: Morgan's Cakes