Chris Lofquist is married to Emily and has four boys:  Carter, Reed, Bennett, and Owen (who entered eternity August 2011.)  Chris graduated from Grace College with a Pastoral Studies Major and Youth Ministry Minor in 2004.  From there he received his Masters of Ministry from Lancaster Bible College and Capital Seminary.  He began his ministry at New Hope Bible Church in 2005 as Youth Pastor and was called to be the Senior Pastor in 2011.  He is currently in his fifteenth year of ministry at the church.