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Leadership

Associate Ministers

  • Rev. Edward Biggins
  • Rev. Millie Biggins
  • Rev. Karen Chavis
  • Rev. Jesse Branson, Jr 
  • Rev. Jeffrey Ingram
  • Rev. James C. Wilkerson
  • Rev. Thurselle Williams

Our Official Board

Consist of Deacons, Deaconess, Trustees and the Church Clerk - *Notes Emeritus status.

As Christians, we are called to not only believe and love, but to serve. We believe that those that are called into leadership roles are equipped to believe, love and serve in a special way.

The Officers of our Church know, trust and believe that God has called them to love and serve everyone that is connected to the Church.

Our Officers work tirelessly on behalf of our Church and with Jesus in their hearts and minds to serve God's people, in God's house.

Executive Board

  • Rev. Dwight D. Gill, Pastor
  • Deacon Bryant Adams, Chair
  • Deacon Fred Thompson, Vice Chair
  • Deaconess Martha Buford, Chair
  • Deaconess Lucille Wison, Vice Chair
  • Trustee Julianne Thomas, Chair
  • Trustee Felecia Briggs-Herbert,Vice Chair
  • Church Clerk- Wilda Hobbs

DEACONS

 
nhbc.deacons@newhopeofeastorange.org

Deacon Bryant Adams, Chair

Deacon Fred Thompson, Vice

Deacon Samuel G. Cherrington

Deacon William T. Coleman

Deacon Larry Edwards

Deacon Philippe Guirand

Deacon Nathaniel Harrison*

Deacon Min L. 'Roy' Herring

Deacon Barbara James

Deacon Eugene Pate*

Deacon Brenda Thurmond

Deacon John Williams

Deacon L.A. Williams*

WALKING DEACONS 

Deacon John R. Williams

Deacon Beryl Holbert

Deacon Deriadre Brewster-Reyes

DEACONESS

 
 

Deaconess Martha Buford, Chair

Deaconess Lucille Wilson, Vice

Deaconess Lillie White

Deaconess Patricia Williams*

Deaconess Marie Harvey*

Deaconess H. Joan Harrison*

Deaconess Frances L. Holmes*

Deaconess Katie Sue Parker

Deaconess Catherine Pate*

Deaconess Geraldine Coleman

Deaconess Violet Herring

 

 

TRUSTEES

 
 

Trustee Julianne Thomas, Chair

Trustee Felecia Briggs-Herbert, Vice-Chair

Trustee Darnley Bailey, Treasurer

Trustee Idell Germany

Trustee Benjamin Johnson

Trustee Keith Sadler

 

Trustee Benjamin Williams

Trustee Jeanette Parker

 

CHURCH CLERK                                               Wilda Hobbs

Finance Committee

The members of the Finance Committee, Deacon Samuel G. Cherrington, Trustee Darnley Bailey, Trustee Julianne Thomas, Trustee Idell Germany and Trustee Jeanette Parker; meet weekly to discuss and address the Church's finances all disbursement requests and invoices are addressed during these meetings. The Finance Committee are the authorized signatures of all checks, with a least three (3) signatures required for each check.

All disbursement requests must be submitted at least three (3) weeks in advance of the need for approvals.

Disbursement Request forms are available on this website or by calling or visiting the Church Office and requesting it.