Meet our leadership team
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Chris & Christy Johnson - Lead Pastors
Chris has been serving in ministry since 2002, serving in the areas of local missions, worship, and media. Today, Chris serves as the Lead Pastor at Hope Church. He has been at Hope since 2004 and has been a licensed minister with Foursquare since 2014 and was ordained at Hope Church in November of 2018.
Christy has been serving in ministry since 2001 in the areas of local missions, worship, youth, and children's ministry. Christy married Chris in 2006 and they've been serving together at Hope Church since 2012. Today, Christy serves as the Children's Pastor & Church Administrator.
Chris and his wife Christy have been married for 15 years. They are the proud parents of four children and one kitty. In his free time, Chris enjoys playing video games with his kids, adventuring with his family, and watching movies with Christy. In her free time, Christy enjoys watching movies, doing arts and crafts with the kids, and spending time with her friends.
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Glenn Myers - Pastoral Care Pastor
Bio coming soon!
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Alan Schmook - Prayer & Prophetic Team Leader
Alan has been in church ministry since 1976. He’s served as a Sunday school teacher, Church Camp director, Associate Pastor, Men's ministry director, and currently as the Prayer & Prophetic Team Leader at Hope Church. He’s been ministering to the Body of Christ and to the men of the church, with his focus on encouraging them to be all that Christ has called and provided for them to be. He’s been serving at Hope Church for almost 9 years.
In his free time, he enjoys: spending time with God, ministering to individuals, reading, snow skiing, golf, and travel.
Contact - Alan
Jeremiah Jackson - Youth Minister
Jeremy has served in ministry in the areas of worship, local missions, and youth ministry. Today, Jeremy serves as Youth Minister & assists Candice in worship as a band director.
Jeremy and his wife Candice were married in 2016 and they've been serving together at Hope Church since 2020. Jeremy and Candice are the parents of four children. In his free time, Jeremy enjoys taking their dog Bandit on walks with the family, watching movies and playing board games with the family, spending time outside, and playing video games with the boys.
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Candice Jackson - Worship Minister
Candice started serving in ministry in 1999 in the areas of worship, local missions, youth, and children’s ministry. Candice married Jeremy in 2016 and they've been serving together at Hope Church since 2020. Today, Candice serves as the Worship Minister & assists her husband Jeremy as the Youth Minister.
Candice and Jeremy are the parents of four children. In her free time, Candice enjoys reading, cooking, doing almost anything outdoors especially gardening, and spending time with her family and friends.
Contact - Candice
Stephen & Kristina Salmon - Tech & Media Team Leaders
Stephen and Kristina started serving in church ministry in 2009 in the areas of tech, sound, lights & media. They started attending services at Hope Church in 2017 and were married in 2018. They've been leading the Tech & Media team since 2019 and they also assist in the youth department.
Stephen enjoys working on his race car and playing video games with friends. Kristina enjoys painting her nails and reading.
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Deborah O'Neal - Hospitality Team Leader
Deborah has been in church ministry since 1973, serving in the areas of Sunday school teacher for both children and adults, children's director, women's ministry leader, Hope Bible Institute Director, and currently serving in the Hospitality Ministry.
Deborah has been a licensed Foursquare minister since 1999 and was ordained in 2009. She has been at Hope Church since 1992 and today serves as our Hospitality Team Leader. Deborah is the mother of 2 daughters and the wife of the late Richard O’Neal. In her free time, Deborah enjoys reading, sewing, and spending time with her friends.
Contact - Deborah