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Pastor Mike Mills

Rev. Michael Mills is the founding pastor of The Ridge Church (formerly named North Ridge Church). Mike has enjoyed over 36 years of full time ministry as a pastor and Christian speaker throughout North America in churches, high schools, universities, auditoriums and civic arenas. Through his speaking ministry thousands of teens and adults have made decisions for Christ. Mike has played competitive sports in Michigan his entire life and as a result, sports fellowship and sports outreach are a major part of The Ridge Church. Mike and Ellen have been married 38 years and have three children and two yellow labs.


Ellen Mills

Ellen Mills loves New England and being outside.  She grew up in Chester, NH and is an alumnus of Pinkerton Academy and Taylor University. Ellen has traveled tirelessly with Mike on speaking tours and oversaw the media ministry that shipped to tens of thousands of people worldwide.  Now as supportive wife and mother of three children, Ellen is an inspiration and mentor to women at The Ridge Church. As a pastor’s wife, business woman and church leader, Ellen is committed to helping children, women and families discover all the exciting things God has in store for them.  

Mike & Ellen were married in 1980. They have three children; Reed, Caroline and Wil. Along with an active and fun church life, the Mills family enjoy all of the activities and sports that come with the four seasons in New Hampshire.