With the size of Dan's and Amanda's family and the importance they find in being rooted in their neighborhood ministry, Dan and Amanda only speak outside of NYC for events/trainings that their family believe is strategically aligned with their family and their families' ministry. To connect with Dan or Amanda about a potential speaking engagement email Dan@hopechurchnyc.org or Amanda@hopechurchnyc.org
Dan is the church planting pastor of Hope Roosevelt Island, and is currently planting their second location in Queens. Prior to church planting in New York City, Dan served as the next generation pastor and teaching pastor at Kensington Community Church in the Detroit area. Dan speaks on a wide variety of topics, but is strongly focused on multi-cultural community, developing leaders, Ephesians five fold ministry, doing ministry in the public square, and making disciples.
Amanda is the primary teaching pastor at Hope Roosevelt Island, a church home to people from over 30 different countries and acts as the executive pastor over Hope Roosevelt Island, giving care and oversight to the churches leadership team. Amanda speaks on a wide variety of topics, but is most passionate about parenting in the city, the full empowerment of women in the church, cross cultural leadership, and pastoral leadership and care. You can find some of Amanda's teaching and preaching below: