About

At Hope Fellowship we exist to lead people into a transforming relationship with Jesus Christ. We strive to create an atmosphere for everyday people to worship, learn, and connect with Him. 

Whether you like blue jeans or a tie, we encourage you to come as you are.  You’ll experience an upbeat worship style and practical teaching that will enable you to see the timeless truths of the Bible as relevant to your everyday life.

We look forward to your visit.

our Mission

Love God. Love others. Change your World.

our Values

Hope Fellowship is affiliated with the Assemblies of God. Our core beliefs can be found on the
Assemblies of God website.

meet our team

Josh rendulic
lead pastor
Born in Pittsburgh, PA, Josh has been the Lead Pastor of Hope Fellowship since August of 2000. He has earned an Associate of Science degree from Anne Arundel Community College in Computer Sciences, as well as a Bachelor of Arts in Pastoral Ministry from Central Bible College. Josh has been married to Amy, who also serves as the Worship Pastor, since 1999. They have three daughters: Eliza, Abby, and Emily. The Rendulic’s enjoy spending time together as a family, especially on vacation. You can also find them rooting on their favorite sports teams, which happen to be any team from Pittsburgh!
molly mullen
children's pastor
Born and raised in Queen Anne’s County, Molly is our Children’s Pastor. She grew up attending Hope Fellowship until she married her husband Chris, who was active duty military. After several years serving their country, Molly and Chris returned home to be closer to family. Molly has served as a volunteer for 5 years in the kids program, the last year as our ministry intern. Molly and Chris have two sons, Aiden and Ethan. The Mullen’s enjoy spending time with friends and family, gardening and traveling.
karen somerville
secretary
Born and raised in Kent County, MD, Karen came on board as Secretary Bookkeeper in July of 2013.  Karen is well known throughout our community for her anointed singing voice.  Most weekends you will find her performing with her gospel singing group Sombarkin.  Her love for God, history, and music come together in a powerful way to bring our community together.  Karen enjoys spending all the time she can with her grandchildren.
gary long
operations coordinator
Originally from Pennsylvania, Gary spent fifteen plus years as a healthcare executive in New Jersey and Maryland. He joined the Hope Fellowship staff in May 2022 as Operations Coordinator. He has a master’s degree from Temple University and a Bachelor of Arts from Moravian College. Gary and his wife Terri, an active member of Hope Fellowship, have been married since 1990 and have one adult son, Matt, who also attends Hope. In his spare time Gary enjoys exercising, reading, and caring for his lawn. He and Terri look forward traveling and checking off locations on their wish list.
amy rendulic
worship pastor
raised in western pa, amy has been a church girl since the day she was born. she has a b.s. degree in secondary mathematics education from indiana university of pa, but her first love is music. amy began taking piano lessons at the age of 7 and continued until she was 21. she was 13 when she began to play piano for her home church and she can’t remember a time when she wasn’t singing in church. during college, amy began to lead her college group in worship and continued participating in worship when she graduated from college and moved to md. amy and josh met in 1994 at abundant life church in glen burnie, md. amy and josh have been married since 1999 and they have 3 daughters, eliza, abigail and emily and a sheltie, named daisy. the rendulic’s love spending time together especially on vacation. when amy is not at the church, you can find her teaching math, giving piano lessons or on a sports field cheering on her girls.
tim davis
student ministries pastor
Originally from Silver Spring, MD, Tim became Student Ministries Pastor in March of 2018. He received a Bachelor of Arts in History from Southwestern Assemblies of God University in December of 2016. He enjoys spending his free time exploring new places and working on his classic car a 1972 MG MGB. tim is married to his wife Rachel in may 2021. together they are restoring a victorian home in downtown chestertown.
frank hynson
missionary associate
Born and raised in Kent County, MD, Frank joined the Hope Fellowship staff as a part-time Children’s Director in January of 2015.  Frank married Brittany in October 2016, and in october 2020 they moved to Costa Rica to be full-time missionaries.  They have a huge heart for kids and hope to use that passion on the mission field.  The Hynson’s enjoy hanging out with friends and family.  Frank is a huge Batman fan.
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