Elders

Elders

Lou Kooistra

Term June 2015-2018 I’ve been married to Evelyn for over 40 years. We enjoy our 3 adult daughters and their families, especially our seven grandchildren. I love to hike, camp and travel in God’s beautiful world. I’m a small business owner of Whatcom Repair, Inc.…

Michael Boer

Elder – Council President Term 2015-2018 Technology and Audio/Visual Team Leader My wife Jennifer and I have been attending Hope in Christ church since 2002 and we love the family feel and the fellowship.  Jennifer and I have two boys, Nathan and Evan, and lead a small group…

Don Recker

Term 2016-2019 Don is a Retired Pastor in the CRCNA and has worshipped with us since his retirement a number of years ago.  Don also works with a group of men to clean the church facilities, he teaches as part of the Friendship Program and actively participates in the men’s…

Joe Pruitt

Term 2016-2019 Joe works with Cascade Services helping those who are disabled to improve their life and work skills.  He has served as a deacon in the past and is excited to serve as an elder this term.

Jerry Hop

Term June 2017-2020 I am retired from a 40+ yr. career in medical technology.  I have served previous terms as a deacon and elder and I’m  currently involved in worship planning and our church`s Friendship ministry.  I enjoy hiking, music, and small woodworking projects.  My…