DR. MATT O'REILLY
Pastor Matt is committed to mobilizing the church to follow Jesus and change the world for the glory of God. A graduate of Asbury Theological Seminary (MDiv) and the University of Gloucestershire (PhD), he's the author of Paul and the Resurrected Body, The Letters to the Thessalonians, and Bless the Nations. Matt is married to Naomi, and they have three kids.
As Family Pastor, Manny leads our ministry with children, students, and their families. He is committed to cultivating the love and knowledge of Christ in our kids. Manny is married to Ruthie, and they have two boys.
Pastor of Adult Discipleship
Erik heads up our small group ministry, which is essential for keeping us moving on the path of following Jesus. Before taking over small groups, Erik co-directed our youth ministry. Erik is also a pilot who regularly transports Angel Flight patients in need. He was selected as Mercy Flight Southeast Pilot of the Year in 2014. Erik and his wife, Scarlett, have two kids and love serving the church together.
Josh leads the music in our contemporary worship service. He was trained at New Life School of Worship in Colorado Springs. He's married to Alli, and they have have five kids.
Tanya is the first person you'll see when you walk in the door during the week. She's also the one who you'll hear on the phone. Reach out if you have questions or need some info. Tanya and her husband, Joseph, have two sons.
Director of Traditional Music
Myra brings a host of talent and extensive experience to the music ministry at Hope Hull UMC. You'll find her directing the choir and leading music in our traditional worship service on Sunday mornings. She and Mike have two adult children.