Dr. Jeff Hoy - Senior Pastor
Jeff and Ann Hoy planted Faith Fellowship Church with 17 adults and 12 children at the first meeting in fall of 1995. He often says that they haven’t stopped running since!
Passionate about sharing the Gospel and making the Word of God come to life, Pastor Jeff teaches life truth from Bible in a way that connects with people and calls them to become the person that God has designed them to be.
Pastor Jeff is known for investing deeply into marriages and families, both personally and through retreats and focused enrichment events. Jeff has taught around the world in mission settings but he is also active locally in Community Theater where he has played many roles including “Tevye” and “John Adams”.
Jeff often says, “The Bible is anything but boring!” He writes a daily devotion that is read by thousands around the world. “Dr. Jeff” is also something of an expert on the land of Israel having travelled to the Land of the Bible fifteen times over the last 27 years. Don’t be surprised if you start longing to see Jerusalem and Galilee for yourself.
When he is not focused on bringing the Bible to life in some creative way, Pastor Jeff loves spending time with his wife of 37 years, three grown children who serve the Lord, their spouses, five delightful grandchildren, and a Rescue Poodle named Buddy!
Come and get to know Pastor Jeff. You will experience the Word as never before.
Education – Pastor Jeff attended the University of Florida receiving a B.A. in Psychology; Emory University receiving a Master of Divinity and Doctor of Ministry. He trained in Clinical Pastoral Education at Georgia Baptist Medical Center in Atlanta, Georgia.
Ann Hoy - Pastor of Christian Education and Youth
Jeff and Ann Hoy are husband-and-wife life partners and ministry partners. Pastor Ann is remarkably gifted in education and discipleship. She has led some of the most creative and dynamic ministries in our community touching thousands of families and lives for Jesus.
Ann has a passion for sharing the Gospel in real and genuine ways with people of all ages, but she is particularly called to reach the generation of students who are making life decisions that will shape the rest of their lives.
Pastor Ann loves to connect and involve people. If you want to get connected, just come near her! She has trained thousands of Christian Educators and disciple-makers over her years of ministry. If there is a creative possibility for connecting people with the truth of Gospel, she will find it.
Ann is particularly gifted in developing leadership among students and adults. For twenty-two years, she has led adults and teens at FFC in designing powerful summers camps, retreats, home fellowship groups, Sunday School Classes, Wednesday night classes, marriage retreats, and mission outreach. She has a great love for Israel, organizing 14 study trips over the years. Just ask her about the next trip, and she will invite you to the next Israel preparation class she is leading!
When not thinking about the next Marriage Cruise, Prime Time, youth Retreat, Mission Week, or Israel trip, Pastor Ann is focused on her family. Ann and Jeff walk together every day and plan times with their grown children and grandchildren. Colorado is a regular destination! Come, and get to know Pastor Ann.
Education – Pastor Ann graduated from the University of Central Florida with a B.A. in Education with concentration in Early Childhood Education. She has been a certified teacher in Georgia and Florida.