About Stan Rodda

Stan Rodda is a 4th generation pastor who has been in ministry for 15 years. He has a passion for teaching and equipping within the church. Currently he is serving as a campus pastor at New Life Christian Church, where the mission is to create environments where people can discover God. Stan also hosts a podcast, “The Stan Rodda Podcast”, with the purpose of being a resource for today's ministry leaders. The podcast is on a break at the moment but will hopefully be adding new episodes again soon.

Stan has served in a few different ministry roles over those 15 years. He served as a part-time youth minister from 1999-2000. His first full-time role was as the Senior Minister of Milan Christian Church from 2002-2004. His second full-time ministry was at Petersburg Church of Christ where he served as Senior Minister from 2004-2009. In December of 2009 he and his family moved from Illinois all the way to Northern Virginia to begin serving as Campus Pastor at New Life where he still serves today.

Stan graduated in 2002 with a B.S. in Preaching from Central Christian College of the Bible. While at college, he met his wife Misty, and they have been married for 17 years. Together they have three children, Grant (15), Ashton (12) and Avary (10). Their fourth child is their goldendoodle, Gwenny.

A few other highlights |

  • Class Orator 2002

  • Who's Who Among College Students 2002

  • Graduated with a Major in Preaching 2002

  • Central Christian College of the Bible Alum

  • Relaunched a Multi-Site Campus 2014

  • Helped Create Small Group Curriculum for MORE

  • Volunteer Team Leader at the Exponential Conference


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