Dr. Scott Harris

Senior Pastor

Pastor Scott Harris has been serving as Senior Pastor of Hopewell since February of 2014. He and his wife, Teresa, are natives of South Carolina with their two children, Morgan and Brock, and all of them are hardcore Duke basketball fans. Pastor Scott has a heart for evangelism and reaching the surrounding communities of Hopewell with the gospel as well as a God given talent to preach God’s word in a relatable way without sacrificing Its truth.


Dr. Kent Barrett

Executive Pastor

John Simmons

Worship Pastor

Kenneth Aycock

Discipleship and Missions Pastor

Ryan Phillips

Student Pastor

Tyler Eanes

Next-Gen Pastor

Philip Ransom

Congregational Care Pastor

Jenny Lugo

Children’s Director

Lisa Martin

Preschool Director

Jodi Dale

Special Needs Director

Wayne Bryant

Senior Adults Director

Debi Almand

Finance and HR Administrator

Stacy Hatcher

Ministry Events Coordinator

Audrey Barlow

Communications Secretary

Wesley Banks

Digital Media Specialist


Wayne Bryant

Wayne Bryant is our Senior Adults Director and always has a good word to say. He never lets you forget the importance of prayer and staying in God’s word.

Philip Ransom

Philip Ransom is our Congregational Care Pastor, dedicating his time to communicating and visiting with the sick, injured, and hurting members of Hopewell.