Meet the Staff
Senior Pastor- Rev. Gary DeWitt
Pastor Gary has been the Senior Pastor here at New Hope for 15 years. He and his wife, Debbie, have been married for 38 years and have 3 children and 9 grandchildren (who are the love of his life). In his free time he enjoys hunting, fishing, and small scale farming, especially blueberries. Pastor Gary owns and runs Gary's Berries Blueberry Farm.
Pastor Gary's greatest passion and desire is serving Jesus Christ and being all He wants him to be. His favorite verse (there are many depending on the day and circumstance) is Romans 8:28 “...all things work together for good to them that love God."
Youth Pastor- Travis Johnson
Pastor Travis joined New Hope in May of 2018. He and his wife, Katrina, have been married for almost 4 years. They have one daughter and another child due in July. In his spare time Pastor Travis enjoys to read, listen to music, act, and create videos.
Pastor Travis is passionate about seeing the next generation become the Leaders that God has called them to be. His favorite Bible verse is Philippians 4:13 "I can do all things through Him who strengthens me."
Children's Ministry Director- Debbie DeWitt
Debbie has been a member of the church for 15 years and has served as the Children's Ministry Director here at New Hope for 11 years. She and Pastor Gary have 3 adult children and 9 grandchildren whom she loves spending time with.
In her spare time Debbie likes to read, walk, or spend the day shopping. Her favorite bible verse is Jeremiah 29:11 "'For I know the plans I have for you,' declares the Lord, 'plans to prosper you and not to harm you, plans to give you hope and a future.'"