Bishop Steve Smith serves as the administrative bishop for the Church of God of the Garden State. He is a son of the parsonage and a second generation Church of God Minister. From early childhood it was evident that the call and the hands of God was upon his life. At about age 12 he led his first soul to Christ on the way home from school while still living in the beautiful island of Jamaica. Bishop Smith has served the church in various capacities: New York State Youth and Discipleship Director for eight years and a recipient of Director’s Achievement Award. Assistance Pastor, Youth Pastor, District Youth and Christian Director, Chairman of the Northeast Winterfest Committee. He also served for four years on the International Youth & Christian Education Board and currently serves on the Church of God Discipleship Board. Bishop Smith has a master’s degree in church ministries from the Church of God theological seminary. Brother Smith has served honorable in the USA armed forces, his decorations includes The Army Good Conduct Medal and various achievement awards. In November 2011 he ran and successfully completed the New York marathon 26.3 miles as an evangelistic outreach tool. He is married to the beautiful Karen Smith and the Lord has blessed their marriage with two children Sarah and Jonathan.
Bishop Mullings was elected by the New Jersey State Council to serve as the Jersey State Youth and Christian Education directory in 2008.
He is married to to Rev. Jacqueline Mullings. They have two beautiful daughters, Chole and Ashley.
He is a graduate of Kean’s University in Union, NJ where he continues to assist with the campus choir. He also serves as assistant pastor of the Mt. Bethel Church of God in Trenton, NJ. He has served on the New Jersey Church of God State council and the New Jersey Church of God State Youth Board.
One of the highlights of his ministry was when he and his wife ministered in song during the Church of God General Assembly in San Antonio, Texas.
Rev. Jacqueline Mullings serves as the Girls Club Coordinator for the Church of God in new Jersey.
She grew up in London, England and has a rich Church of God heritage. She is married to Bishop Gary Sean Mullings. They have two beautiful daughters, Chole and Ashley.
Rev. Jacqueline serves as Minister of Music for Mt. Bethel Church of God in Trenton, NJ. Her husband and she were featured singers during the 2008 Church of God General Assembly in San Antonio, Texas.
As Girls Clubs Coordinator for New Jersey, her responsibility is to promote and organize girls clubs in the state and mentor the Girls Club leaders in the local church.
Her ministry focuses on girls between the ages 4-18. The Girls Clubs are referred to as Sweet Hearts, Bluebelles, Joybelles, and the Young Ladies Ministry. Each name represents on of the four age groups.