Pastor Michael Edwards
Michael Edwards is a veteran pastor from the Allegheny East Conference. He is currently the pastor to the New Hope Community SDA church as well as the New Joy Fellowship SDA church in Hagerstown. Pastor Edwards was born and raised in Philadelphia, and is an avid Philadelphia professional sports fan, including the Philadelphia Eagles.
He earned a degree in Theology at Oakwood University in Huntsville, Alabama and a M.Div. at Andrews University in Berrien Springs, Michigan. In addition to his pastoral duties at New Hope and its sister church, New Joy, Pastor Edwards is a health enthusiast. He is a certified personal trainer and nutritionist. Michael Edwards lives in Hagerstown with his wife.