Pastors & Staff

Brian Bish

Head Pastor

Brian is the Senior Pastor at Hope Fellowship and joined the church in September of 2019. He is husband to his incredible wife, Natalie, and father to their two sons, Luther and James. Brian has a passion for preaching, leadership, and helping the Gospel make sense to a secular culture. He is a lover of sports and all sorts of games. He holds a Bachelor's  in Chemistry from the University of Illinois and a Masters of Divinity from Covenant Theological Seminary.

Patty Vandaveer

Children's Ministry Director

Patty Vandaveer has been involved with Hope Fellowship ministries including  Nursery, Treehouse Tots, Clubhouse Kids, and Adventure Kids since 2013, and has been the Children’s Director since 2022.  Patty has a Bachelor’s Degree in Interdisciplinary Studies and a Master’s Degree in Educational Technology Leadership. She has six years experience teaching a variety of subjects in grades K-6 at Angleton Christian School, and in her seventh year she served as Assistant Principal. Patty is joyfully the wife of Travis Vandaveer, and mom to their three children. She enjoys homeschooling and discipling their children and is excited to have the opportunity to serve the children and families in our community as well. 

Raymond Knox II

Worship Director

Raymond Knox has been serving at Hope Fellowship since 2011. His passion for worship started at a young age when he learned guitar and began leading worship for the youth service at Shady Oaks Assembly of God. Since then he has learned to play the drums, bass and keyboard. Raymond also has a passion for graphic design which he utilizes for the church's media outreach.  In 2016 Raymond married his high school sweetheart, Taylor, and has a son Wesley. Raymond loves spending time with his friends and family. Fellowship along side personal devotionals are a big part in his spiritual growth. 

Jason Rogers

Student Director

Jason was born and raised in Texas. Jason served 6 years in the U.S. Navy before moving to the Lake Jackson area with his wife Jacquin. He graduated from Brazosport College in 2006. Jason served as part of the worship ministry and as a youth volunteer for three years before taking on the role of Director of Youth at Hope. He is a self proclaimed sci-fi geek who believes that cheesecake is God's favorite food. Jason enjoys playing games and making music but more than anything else, he likes to hang with his family. He has been married to Jacquin since 2001 and they have five fantastic kids, Addisyn, Elianah, Hadley, Raelynn and Weston.

Bianca Deajon 

Office Professional 

Bianca Deajon has lived in Clute, Texas her whole life. She worked in accounting for 17 years before coming to served as the Office Professional for Hope Fellowship. She is married to James and they have 3 wonderful sons - John, Jeremiah and Joseph -who keep them busy.  During a long day she loves to have yogurt parfait with granola as a snack and enjoys to exercise with Zumba after work.