John is the founding and lead pastor for Living Hope Church. He's married to Pam, and they have three children (Andrew, Abbey, and Alex). John's passion is seeing people get connected with God and living out his purpose for their lives.
In his spare time he loves to do anything and everything with his family, catch big fish, hit a tennis ball, read multiple news magazines, and explore small-town America.
Jorge joined the LHC family as the Worship and Discipleship pastor in August 2015. He is originally from Guatemala and has a passion to see people grow into the heart of Jesus through community and unity with Him.
He enjoys meeting people and learning their story. In his spare time Jorge enjoys videography, playing & writing music, food, and anything that has to do with spending time with friends and family.
Sarah joined the LHC staff as the Children’s Pastor and Coffee Shop Director in May of 2014. She graduated from MidAmerica Nazarene University in 2014 with a degree in Ministry.
During her time at MNU, Sarah served as a worship leader and traveled with the University’s SERVE-Team. She loves playing music, watching Sporting KC, drinking a lot of coffee, spending time with family and simply being with people of all ages. Her passion is to see people in all stages of life come to know Christ, grow deeper in His love, and worship Him in all they do.
Lynn joined the LHC staff as an Administrative Assistant in May of 2015. She enjoys providing administrative support to the pastoral staff, and loves to see people come to know God in a real and personal way in their lives. Lynn grew up in Pittsburg, Kansas and graduated from PSU where she met her husband, Andy. Lynn loves to spend time with her family and watch her 2 children play tennis.