Christien M. Hodet is the pastor for the Gladwin, Estey and Edenville Seventh-day Adventist Churches. Born in Mississippi, He grew up travelling the world in a military family. He graduated from Andrews University Theological Seminary in Berrien Springs, Michigan with a Master of Divinity degree in August 2008. While in seminary, he was pastor for the Glenwood SDA Church in Dowagiac, Michigan. Prior to attending the seminary, he served as a Bible instructor for various churches in Michigan and traveled throughout the country with a youth evangelism team holding Bible Prophecy seminars. His passion for ministry is to see the lay members trained and equipped for service. He longs for the Gospel to be preached to the world in order for The Lord to return.