John Danganan was born in the Philippines, raised in Los Angeles and moved to Honolulu in 2010. Since graduating from LIFE Bible College he has served in youth ministry, as an associate pastor, and now as the lead pastor for New Hope Community Church. John has been married to the love of his life Renee since 2005 and they have three energetic boys Judah (16 years old), Noah (14 years old) and Ezra (7). John considers himself a burrito connoisseur. He enjoys off-roading in his Toyota Land Cruiser and hanging out with his family.
Renee is a servant at heart and is called to lead people into the presence of God through worship. Upon graduation from LIFE Pacific College with a bachelor's in Biblical Studies, she has been in full-time ministry as a worship leader and creative director. She enjoys swimming, biking and going on hikes with her husband John and their three boys.
Y+YA Life Stage Director
Patrick was born and raised on Oahu and has been married to his high school sweetheart Rachel since 2008. Together they have 5 children; Chloe, Kaya, Patrick III, Judah Bear and Israel. He's been serving in youth ministry since 2002, overseeing jr. high ministry since 2014 and now serving as the Youth + Young Adults Life Stage Director at New Hope Community Church. Patrick loves music and games. He believes Taco Bell, Teddy’s Bigger Burger, Chilis, Sam’s Club, Foodland, Xbox, Green Bay Packers … is best.
Lead Pastor's Administrator
Ronnie Correa was born and raised on Oahu. She has been employed by the State of Hawaii for over 30 years. Been married to her husband, Dan since 1990 and together they have 6 adult children and 7 grandchildren. Ronnie started serving at New Hope Community as a producer until she was appointed as the Lead Pastor’s Administrator. Her husband plays the drums on the worship team, and together they love serving the Lord. Ronnie enjoys quality time with her family, needlepoint, watching the 49ers and horseback riding.
Children's Ark Director
Tammy is the newest member of the Dream Team at NHCC as the Children's Ministry Director. She has been serving our Keiki at NHCC for 4 years now. Her passion and heart is to share the love, life and benefits of knowing Jesus as their Lord and Savior.