Our Mission & Vision

With God as our foundation, we will develop ministries to encourage and equip individuals sharing the love of Christ to our families, our community, and our world.

Leadership Team:

Our leadership team recognizes the authority of God, and realizes that we are shepherds who serve under the Chief Shepherd, Jesus Christ. We desire to devote ourselves to prayer and to the ministry of the Word. Our passion and goal is to equip the believers for the work of the ministry.



Pastor Luke, Senior Pastor

Pastor Luke and Brittany came to Hopewell in September 2020.  Luke has a Master of Arts in Ministry Leadership degree from Moody Theological Seminary.  He previously served as the Executive Pastor for four years, at Summerville Family Worship Center, in Summerville, SC.  Before working as an Executive Pastor, he taught Bible and was the Athletic Director at Faith Christian School, in Summerville, SC.  Luke has a passion for equipping people to use their giftings and strengths, to further the Kingdom of Heaven.  Brittany has a Master of Education in School Counseling degree from The Citadel.  She worked as a school counselor to elementary and middle school students, in the Berkeley County School District, for 7 years.  She also served as the Worship Leader at Summerville Family Worship Center.  Luke and Brittany are excited to minister at Hopewell Baptist Church and see what God has in store for this church and community.  They feel blessed to raise their children, John and Adeline, in such a beautiful area.


Pastor Darren, Youth Pastor

Pastor Darren’s main responsibility is teaching the youth and leading Hopewell’s Youth Group. No stranger to Hopewell, Darren and his wife Jessica have actively served on the Youth Group leadership team for 4 years before taking on more responsibility with the youth of Hopewell. Darren and Jessica are both passionate about the youth group and love teaching the students and working with them through missions and other outreach opportunities. Darren also currently serves as a technology coordinator and teacher at Jac-Cen-Del High School, while Jessica teaches at Milan Intermediate School.