Pastor Pete Morehead planted New Hope and has served as pastor since then. He’s been happily married to Debbie for almost 30 years and is Dad to Grace (married to Dave Huber), Hannah, and Mikayla. He serves as preaching/lead pastor at New Hope.
Pastor David Pane became an elder at New Hope spring 2014. He oversees church service organization, leads a community group, and also serves by preaching occasionally.
Pastor Rene Cantu became an elder in early 2020. He currently oversees the diactonate and works with his wife Amanda on the Global Missions Team. He is the husband of Amanda Cantu and father to Jedidiah and Evangeline.
Amanda Cantu has been serving as a deacon since September 2012. She and her beloved husband Rene (one of elders) lead New Hope’s Global Mission team. Her gifts in compassion and discernment are a blessing to the church as a whole. She is also a loving mother to her son Jedediah and daughter Evangeline.
Miles Hoshide has been serving the church for over 20 years in many different roles. He comes prepared for just about anything, but you can usually find him assisting with the sound and set-up for New Hope’s Sunday gathering. He is a faithful husband and father.
Steve Garcia has served as a deacon since 2014 and heads the Sunday Gathering set-up for the church. You can find him most Sundays hauling around speakers for the music team and making sure everything is secure for our time of worship. Steve, his beautiful wife Becky, and their children have been valued members of New Hope Community Church for many years.
Debbie Morehead is the director for New Hope children’s ministry. Second only to God is her love for her husband, Pastor Pete. Her 40 plus years of teaching have included public and private schools, Sunday school and home schooling their three daughters. Not only have she and her husband raised their three biological daughters, but she feels privileged to also care for foster children.