John G. Hoppe III, Senior Pastor
Pastor John Hoppe has pastored churches in Southern California, Wisconsin and South Carolina. He has a Masters of Divinity in Theology and has been in the ministry for 30 years. You will enjoy his warm and humorous way of relating the Bible to everyday life.
Mike Nimer, Small Groups and Outreach Pastor
Mike Nimer is a native of Miami, Florida and earned his Masters of Divinity from Columbia International University. He has a heart for outreach and for helping people get involved in small groups and service. Mike has pastored churches in South Carolina, Florida, and New Jersey.
Joseph Scott, Administrative Pastor
Joseph is a graduate of Bloomsburg University and has served as a full-time staff member at Calvary Chapel since 2009. Joseph serves the body of Christ at Calvary Chapel through church administration, information technology, television, and radio ministry. Joseph is passionate about reaching people with God’s word through media.
Austin Cox, Student Pastor
Austin Cox is the Student Pastor at Calvary Chapel of Lexington. He has been discipling our students in worship and God’s word since 2014. He is leading our students into a deeper understanding of God’s word, God’s love, and God’s purpose for their lives. Austin has a heart to see the next generation come into the fullness of a true relationship with Jesus.
Greg Burroughs, Student Pastor
Greg Burroughs is a South Carolina native and a graduate of Columbia International University with a Bachelor’s degree in Bible and Youth Ministry. He loves teaching God’s Word to teenagers. Greg also works with skateboarders at the church’s “Oneway Skatepark.”
Crystal Scott, Children’s Ministry Director
Crystal Scott has been serving in children’s ministry at Calvary Chapel since 2010. Crystal has a heart for children and helping them come to know Jesus Christ. She leads a committed team of volunteers in providing a safe and fun environment for children to learn more about God.
Cory Fulmer, Worship Pastor
Cory has been playing and leading for worship teams since he was in middle school. He has been serving with Calvary Chapel Lexington for the past four years. He passionately leads our congregation in expressing our growing love for the Lord, while also training up the next generation of musicians to serve the Kingdom of God.
Steve Mattier, U-Turn for Christ Pastor
Steve Mattier is the Pastor for the U-Turn for Christ Ranch. U-Turn for Christ is a recovery program for men struggling with addictions to drugs or alcohol. Through this program, hundreds of men and women have been set free from their addictions and now know restoration and hope.
Madison Keane, Secretary
Madison graduated from Columbia International University and has been serving with Calvary Chapel since 2010. She has a passion to share the love of Jesus through practical care for people in need. Madison provides administrative support to the church, serves in worship alongside her husband, Kevin, and is involved in overseas ministries.