jt-terrazas

Lead Pastor

Johnny, aka “JT” is the lead pastor which simply means he’s the one that gets to toss and turn all night. He has a passion for teaching God’s word through simple yet relevant messages that challenge and bring hope. JT is a graduate of the University of Texas at El…

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jennie-terrazas

Worship Leader

Jennie is the musical one of the bunch who likes to go around knocking on doors singing “Do You Want To Build A Snowman?” Her goal is to create an unforgettable Sunday morning experience through worship where everyone who walks in experiences the presence of Jesus. She has a Bachelor…

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courtney-neria

Kids Ministry Director

Courtney is passionate about blending the two most important influences in a child’s life: home and church. After volunteering since 2014, she decided to take the reins and is now overseeing all the kids from birth to fifth grade. Courtney is excited that Hope City is establishing its roots in…

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tina-aragon

Community Relations Ambassador

Tina is our Community Relations Ambassador. She has the shortest name but the longest title on our staff. With a Master’s degree in Public Relations from Park University and over a decade of working in the non-profit sector, Tina uses her experience, and her outgoing personality, to connect the church…

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Pete-neria

Communications Director

Pete serves as our Communications Director. He has a passion to showcase our “Hopesters” lives and stories in a visually compelling way with the use of photography, video and social media. With 12 years experience working as a professional web developer and UI/UX designer, Pete brings his creativity and technical…

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Jill Roberts

Connections Director

Jill is a transplant to the big city of El Paso with her husband, Josh, who is active duty in the Air Force—yes, the Air Force 🤯—at Fort Bliss. They most recently moved from Minot, ND, but she grew up in the northeast corner of Mississippi in a town of…

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