Meet Our Team
Clerk of Session
As stated clerk, George heads the session of the church in conducting church matters and business. Hobbies: George enjoys computers, reading, and golf. Hometown: Stockton, California.More info
Chairman of the Deacons
As chairman of the deacons, Chris manages plant maintenance and mercy needs. HOBBIES and/or INTERESTS: violin, banjo, singing and remodeling. HOMETOWN: Chris hales from Kalamazoo, Michigan.More info
Deacons likewise must be dignified, not double-tongued, not addicted to much wine, not greedy for dishonest gain. They must hold the mystery of the faith with a clear conscience.
Teri Nelson was born in Marietta, GA and is a graduate of Berry College in Rome, Georgia. She has faithfully served Hope as our pianist/accompanist since 1984. Teri has taught private piano lessons for four years and is a former member of CMTA (Cherokee Music Teachers Association) and GMTA (Georgia Music Teachers Association). She continues her professional development through ongoing participation in keyboard seminars.
During his college years, he also played in the Kalamazoo Symphony and sang in the Kalamazoo Chorus. In 1986, Chris and his family relocated to the Cobb County area, where he has served as an orchestra director in the local school system. Chris helped form and manage the Cobb County Youth Symphony. He has also played several years as asst. concertmaster in the Sandy Springs Chamber Orchestra.