Pastor Jon Moody graduated from the University of Wisconsin and was married a few months after graduation. He and his wife Beth have two daughters and seven grandchildren! Pastor Jon received his Master of Divinity from Trinity Evangelical Divinity School (Deerfield, IL) in 1998 shortly after the launch of Hope Community Church. Pastor Jon has also served as an on-call chaplain at St. Alexius Medical Center in Hoffman Estates.
Pastor Jared Ahrens graduated from the University of Illinois (Champaign) and then attended Trinity Evangelical Divinity School (Deerfield, IL). He and his wife Yvonne were married in 2003 and have three amazing children. Pastor Jared has served at Willow Creek and Harvest Community Churches before joining Hope on May 1, 2019.