Trustees: CHAIR: Blake Richey, Cristi PruittJase Pinerola, Alan Taylor, Tad Pardue

Personnel: CHAIR: Dale Brown, Shana Farris, Amanda Costellow, Chris Champion, Doug Kimbler

  • jason pettus

    Jason Pettus has served as the Senior Pastor here at Living Hope since July 2001. His passion is to see people connect in an authentic relationship with God by grace through faith in Christ alone. He has a Bachelor’s Degree in religion and Biblical languages from Belmont University, a Masters of Divinity from David Lipscomb University, and a Doctorate from Reformed Theological Seminary. He and his wife Carrie, who led him to Christ when they were in high school, were married in 1994 and have three children.

  • Tim Booth

    Tim was saved at the age of 8 during a stay with his grandparents. He has attended Living Hope since 2006 and has been a member since 2007. Tim has also served on the Welcome Team, as a small group leader, ABF teacher for 1st and 2nd grade, and as a deacon & elder. He's married to Patty, and they have three children and four grandchildren.

  • John Mark fones

    John Mark and his wife, Natalie, began attending Living Hope after marrying in 1992. He has served in the Peacemakers ministry, Men's Fireteam, and Welcome Team. He has also served as a member of the LHBC Trustees, Chair of the Trustees (2009), and as a Deacon. Mark and Natalie have two daughters.

  • Jason Graham

    Jason has served Living Hope since 2000 in the Children's Ministry, as a small group leader, deacon, director of OrphanCare, and has led mission trips to various parts of the world. He has a Bachelor's degree in Computer Science from Western Kentucky University and a Master of Divinity from The Southern Baptist Theological Seminary. He's been married to his wife, Dwan, since 1994, and they have six children (Isabel, Mattie, Noah, Caleb, Eden-Li, and Ella-Lu).

  • Thad Lucas

    Thad has served at Living Hope since 2001 in the Children Ministry, as a Small Group Leader, Deacon, and Elder. He has a Bachelor's degree in Civil Engineering Technology and a Bachelor's degree in Civil Engineering from Western Kentucky University and the University of Kentucky. He owns Landmark Engineering, Inc. and is active in the community. He and his wife, Marianna were married in 1997 and have four children.

  • brian sewell

    Brian and his wife, Abbe, have been members of Living Hope since 1997. During that time, he has served as a Trustee, Chairman of Trustees, Chairman of the Building Campaign Finance Committee, Small Group leader, High School & Middle School Search Committee member, Youth Sunday School Teacher, and Youth Small Group Leader. Brian’s spiritual gifts are in administration and leadership. He is currently President of Van Meter Insurance in Bowling Green where he has been employed since 1989.

  • Dennis strom

    Dennis has been a member of Living Hope since 1998 and has served as an Elder since 2011. He and his wife , Donna, were married in 1981 and they have two adult children, Jonathan and Kate. Dennis has served as a mission team leader on several missions trips, teaches a Young Couples Adult Bible Fellowship and works as a Facilities Vice President at a local Healthcare company. His passions are to connect families to Living Hope and to serve on Missions endeavors as God provides opportunities to do so. 

  • tom zander

    Tom became a member of Living Hope on Easter in 2009. Since then, he has served as a Deacon and as a member of the Adult Discipleship Pastor Search Team. Tom also joined the board of Hope House. His spiritual gifts include those common to all believers, including assurance of pardon, joy in the Lord, fellowship of the church, and peace amidst chaos. Individually, Tom has been blessed to see the hand of the Lord in his life and in the lives of those around him.