Rev. Timothy Breen ’02 Instructor in Biblical and Theological Studies


M.Div., Western Theological Seminary
B.A., Northwestern College

The Rev. Timothy Breen serves as the lead pastor of First Reformed Church of Orange City, a position he has held since 2010. A Northwestern graduate, he was the director of youth and family ministries at First Reformed Church of Sibley while a college senior and for a year before entering seminary. After earning his Master of Divinity degree from Western Theological Seminary, he was the teaching pastor at Sunrise Ministries in Hudsonville, Mich., for four years. His ministry interests are preaching, church growth, intercultural learning, and staff and church administration.

Lead Pastor, First Reformed Church, Orange City, IA, 2010-present

Adjunct Teaching Pastor, West Leonard Christian Reformed Church, Grand Rapids, MI, 2007-2010

Teaching Pastor, Sunrise Ministries, Hudsonville, MI, 2006-2010

Congregational Internship, Rockford Reformed Church, Rockford, MI, 2003-2005

Director of Youth and Family Ministries, First Reformed Church, Sibley, IA, 2001-2003