Our Staff

nullPastor: The Reverend Jeffrey M. Halenza

     The Reverend Halenza has served as Pastor of Christ Our Hope since the formation of the congregation forty  years ago.  Educated at Dartmouth College and Yale Divinity School, Pastor Halenza served Congregations in Nashville and Memphis before coming to Atlanta in 1976 to develop Christ Our Hope.  He, and his wife Kitty, have two daughters, Nan and Jennie, as well as three grandchildren, Emma, Sydney and Ethan.


null    Pastoral Associate: The Reverand Everette Flanigan

null    Nancy Norris:  Administrative Assistant

null   John Sabine: Organist / Choirmaster


null    C. Allen Ries: Director, Voices of Hope Choir


Council Members:

Joe Ratzman, President -
Karen Thompson, Secretary -
Brenda Wahlig, Financial Secretary

Barbara Kinnett, Vice President - Mission,Service
Nancy Norris & Walter Patta, - Co-Treasurers

Carolin Herche - Fellowship, Individual Support
Loreli Wesselhoff - Individual Support
Doris Williams - Mission, Service
Marche´ Williams - Mission
Edna Snyder - Worship & Music, Property


Sheila Vanenburg - Youth & Learning
Howard Meyer - Worship & Music
Walter Patta - Finance, Stewardship
Karen Thompson - Mission, Youth & Learning
Burnadetta Wilmer - Fellowship