Office hours are Wednesday 10 am -7 pm; and Thursday 9 am-5 pm. Please feel free to call the church office at (989) 736-7816 or contact us here.


Rev. Christina Bright

Chrisy came to New Life in February of 2009. She graduated from
Michigan State University with a Bachelors degree in Interdisciplinary
Social Science and Trinity Lutheran Seminary with a Masters of Divinity.
She was born and raised in Michigan on a dairy farm.


Sandra Kindt

Music Director/Choir Director
Our Music Director, Sandy, is a now-retired teacher with 36 years of service in Alpena Public Schools. She loves all kinds of music and wrangles New Life’s choir with grace and good humor.


Karen Cordes

Pianist/Lead Musician
Our pianist, Karen, is multi talented. Not only does she prepare music for all of our worship services, she can also play at our outdoor service in sunglasses. One of our local schools is very lucky to have her on staff as a teacher.



Book Keeper/Office Manager
Our Book Keeper, Pearl, is a lifelong Michigan resident and enjoys living in Northern Michigan.