Dr. Gary L. Williams, Sr. is the Senior Pastor of Hopewell Church. Under his leadership, membership has grown from approximately 70 members to several thousand. Dr. Williams seeks to transform the lives of many through the simplicity of the Gospel. He and his wife, Maxine, have 4 children and 4 grandchildren.
Pastor Steve Newbill is the Executive Pastor of Hopewell Church. The Executive Pastor is responsible for the overall leadership and direction of church staff, leading all functional areas in the accomplishment of the church’s mission. This includes outreach, arts, pastoral care, group life, student and children’s ministry areas as well as strategic planning, finance, administration, human resources, and operations.
Pastor of Operations
Kevin Smith, Sr. is the Pastor of Operations at Hopewell Church. The Pastor of Operations, is responsible for the overall leadership and direction of the Operational Systems of Hopewell Church in the accomplishment of the church’s mission and vision. The Pastor of Operations will ensure that all systems, practices and policies of the church are fulfilled responsibly and effectively in its support of the ministry at Hopewell
Alex Thorpe, Sr. is the Youth Pastor at Hopewell Church. The Youth Pastor is responsible for giving directions to the overall educational and activities ministry of all youth to promote evangelism and discipleship by planning, promoting, coordinating, conducting and evaluating the youth activities of the church.