Newtown Bible Church leaders teach expository and practical messages that challenge the hearers to live out their Christian faith. 

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Joey accepted the call to serve as pastor-teacher of Newtown Bible Church in August 2008. He received both his B.A from Master's College and M.Div. from The Master's Seminary in 2008 and his Ph.D. from Southern Baptist Theological Seminary. Joey began attending Grace Community Church, Sun Valley, CA, in 1996 as a new believer and was a member for 11 years before coming to CT.  At Grace Community Church, he served as a pastoral intern in the Children's Ministry and then as an intern with Development at The Master's Seminary. Joey is married to Trish and they have been blessed with three girls.

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Michael Hokanson

The Lord led Michael and his family to Newtown Bible Church in September of 2009.  He assumed the role of Treasurer in 2011, and was invited to the role of Deacon in 2014.  Michael and his wife Danielle, who also serves in various roles within the church, have been members since 2010.  God has blessed Michael and Danielle with three beautiful children --Kimberly, Jacob and Abigail, who love to serve with music and in the nursery.  Also the "soundboard" guy, Michael can typically be found located in the elevated booth in the back of the sanctuary.  Michael, Danielle and family live in Ansonia, CT.

Newtown Bible Church

35 Sugar Street

Newtown, CT 06470