Pastoral Leadership Team
Lead Pastor - Pastor Kevin Huff became pastor of Hopewell in February 2022. Pastor Kevin and his wife Tina became believers as a result of the outreach ministry of Hopewell Church. They have served together since December 1993. Tina serves as the Children's director reaching the next generation by teaching children the Truths of God each week. Kevin and Tina have two daughters, Jessica and April who are married and have blessed the Huffs with 9 wonderful grandchildren.
Pastor Kevin has an earned degree B.A. from Florida Baptist Theological College. He has pastored Churches in Florida, North Carolina, and Canton, GA. His messages are biblically based and passionate. Pastor Kevin preaches to see lives changed by God's mercy and grace.
Pastor Kevin personally invites you to join us for Bible study and worship on Sunday mornings and Wednesday evenings for dinner and study in God's word.
Associate Pastor - Pastor Victor Benavides join the staff at Hopewell in May 2022. He and his wife Melea are excited to serve and minister at Hopewell. Victor has served in ministry for over 25 years. He has served as adjunct faculty for a Baptist seminary and guest lecturer for other southern Baptist seminaries. He also served on two mega Church staffs and several other churches as associate pastor, interim, and intentional interim pastor in metro Atlanta. Pastor Victor served with the Billy Graham Evangelistic Association in campaigns nationally for seven years. Victor served Southern Baptists with the North American Mission Board for over ten years.
Victor has earned degrees: B.A. from Mercer Univerity, Macon, Masters of Divinity, and Doctor of Ministry from New Orleans Baptist Theological seminary.
Pastor Victor and Melea have a son who serves as the President of the School of Ministry. He is married to Alisia Chandler. The Benavides have four wonderful grandchildren.