PERTH SPRING 2018
Keswick Perth Spring Convention
Vance Pitman and Travis Ogle will be preaching a series called
"The Life of a Jesus Follower"
Vance Pitman Senior/Founding Pastor, Hope Church National Mobilizer, North American Mission Board National Resource Leader, The 6:4 Fellowship Leadership Council, Ethics and Religious Liberty Commission City Catalyst, Send Las Vegas 2011 President of the Pastor’s Conference of the SBC.
Vance responded to God’s call to Las Vegas, Nevada, in 2000, as a church plant from First Baptist Church in Woodstock, Georgia.
With a passion for God’s kingdom, he had a vision to launch a church focused on joining in God’s activity locally and globally. Thus was Hope Church born in the fall of 2001 in Las Vegas, NV. From a small group of eighteen adults in a living room, Hope’s fellowship has grown to 4000 people in small groups desiring to connect people to live the life of a Jesus follower. Vance has led Hope to understand that what God is doing is bigger than one church. Since its launch in 2001, Hope Church has sent hundreds out of its fellowship on mission, invested millions of dollars in God’s global activity, and has commissioned more than forty churches in the Western United States.
As a seasoned church planter in the West, Vance speaks across the country and all over the world from the passion of his apostolic heart to inspire people to join in God’s eternal, redemptive mission of making disciples and multiplying the church among every tribe, tongue, people, and nation.
Vance holds a Bachelor’s Degree with a major in History and a minor in Business Management from the University of North Alabama, and a Master’s Degree in Divinity from Mid-America Baptist Theological Seminary.He resides in Henderson, Nevada, with his wife Kristie, and has two sons, two daughters, a son-in-law, and one brand new granddaughter.
Travis Ogle will be joining Vance in the pulpit
Travis currently serves as the Senior Executive Pastor at Hope Church in Las Vegas, Nevada, a church that was planted in 2001 by First Baptist Church Woodstock, Georgia. Over the past 16 years, God has used Hope Church to impact lives in Las Vegas, plant churches in the West, and train leaders all over the world. Hope’s mission is to connect people to live the life of a Jesus follower, and that main goal is the center of everything they do.
Since joining the team at Hope Church in 2005, Travis has served in multiple roles ranging from family ministry to communications to team development. He values strong leadership, and his passion is raising up leaders within the church and equipping them for Kingdom work. In his current role as Senior Executive Pastor, Travis oversees all day-to-day operations at Hope Church as well as shepherding its diverse, multifaceted staff. In addition, he serves as one of Hope's primary communicators both within the church and within the community.
Travis and his wife, Shar, live in Henderson, Nevada and have three beautiful daughters, Scarlett (5), Reagan (2), and Cadence (8 months).