PASTOR JIM GARBER, Senior Pastor
PASTOR TOM O'CONNELL, Senior Associate Pastor
He and Laurie have four children - Lilly, Thomas, Nathan and Elsie. Pastor Tom is a die-hard Boston Red Sox fan and joined the pastoral staff of Hope Church in January 2011.
PASTOR DAVID TRAINER, Youth Pastor
David Trainer grew up as missionary kid in Gabon, West Africa, until his parents returned to engage in U.S. ministry. He graduated from high school in Colorado Springs, and graduated from Indiana Wesleyan University with a bachelor’s degree in Sports Ministry. David has won many awards for soccer at various levels, and has outstanding musical gifts as well.
He and Ann Marie were married in August 2012 and began their ministry at Hope Church in September 2012. David serves as an assistant pastor and his wife serves as the ‘children’s ministry intern.’
After serving as senior pastor at Hope Church for 3-1/2 years, Pastor Gordon transitioned to Pastor Emeritus in March 2013.