Leadership

Lead Pastor (Church Planter)

Ray Anthony Ruffin Jr.

Senior Pastor

Ray and Mari have been married for 21 years and have two children, Emmanuel and Israel. Ray completed his undergraduate work at the University of Phoenix and holds a Bachelor of Science in Psychology. He has also has taken Master’s level courses  at Cornerstone University towards his Masters Degree in Ministry Leadership. Mari completed her undergraduate studies at Mary grove University.

Both Ray and Mari are proud Veterans of who served in The United Stated Army.

Ray and Mari are joined by numerous believers who  have answered God’s call to become partners and serve in various capacities in New Found Hope Community Church.

Pastor Ray loves God, His Mari, Israel and Manny and the people of God that call New Found Hope their Church Home..He always says, "Take God at His Word and God will take care of you!"