These are just a few of the faces behind the scenes, at Hope Church we are all one big team.

We would love to meet up with anyone who is moving to the area or thinking about coming to Hope Church. We're here to help and equip you in any way we can on your journey of faith and would love to see you step into all God is calling you to here in Lancaster.


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Andrew Gardner

Lead PastorAndrew started as our lead pastor in 2021, he loves Jesus and seeing new leaders released to serve him. In his spare time he enjoys wood turning.

Jamie Haxby

Assistant PastorJamie is passionate about mission and seeing God break out in peoples lives and the church. He is married to Alisha and has a daughter called Flora.
Tim Morris

Tim Morris

TreasurerTim oversees our church finances so that we are able to wisely manage the resources God has gives us so that we can release finance for ministry and to unlock our potential

Joshua Fox

ElderJosh is an elder and oversees all of our Life Groups within church, ensuring the whole church is being discipled effectively. He is married to Claire and has two boys Noah & Samuel.

Paul Henderson

Lay DelegatePaul is married to Jo and serves as Lay Delegate for the church. He represents the church at annual conference and is passionate to see the church flourish as part of the Free Methodist network

Matt Parker


Matt is married to Amy and also heads up the church worship ministry. He has a passion to see the church thrive both practically and spiritually.