Elders

Ev Kooistra

Term: 2018-2021 My husband, Lou, and I have been active members of this church body for over 40 years. I worked for many years in medical offices as an insurance biller/coder and receptionist. Six years ago, I transferred to a better job – full-time grandma to our seven grandchildren, it pays in hugs, kisses and…

Pastor Scott Roberts

My wife, Jennifer, and I came to Hope in Christ Church in December 2007 from five years of working with university students at two campuses in Colorado Springs, CO. We have 8 children and intentionally live a simple life that includes reading, farming, hiking and camping. We love cross-cultural missionary work and have served in numerous…

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 wife, Faye and I do some volunteer work in the…

Ida Richards

Term: 2018-2021 I have previously served as a deacon, but this is my first time serving God as an elder. My husband and I host a church small group in our home, and we participate in the 8:15 a.m. prayer time on Sunday mornings. I am part of the Worship planning team and enjoy planning…