Pastoral Team and Young Adults Pastor
Brittni joined the Future & Hope family as the youth pastor in 2011 and currently serves as Lead Teaching Pastor. She is a graduate of Evangel University where she earned a Bachelor’s in Criminal Justice and a Master’s in Counseling Psychology. She is a Licensed Mental Health Counselor (LMHC) and a Level 2 CrossFit Coach. Brittni is passionate about the next generation and helping them encounter the Lord by deepening their relationship with Him through practical Bible teaching and relationship building.
Director of Men’s Ministry
Ryan has attended Future and Hope for three years and has served on the Leadership Team for one year. He works at Florida Atlantic University, and has worked in higher education for seven years. His educational background includes undergraduate and graduate degrees, both earned from Missouri State University.
An avid outdoorsman, Ryan also owns 320 Outdoors (named after his favorite verse, Eph. 3:20). He enjoys hunting and sharing his love for the outdoors with others and believes it’s a great tool for relating with men.
Ryan met his wife, Sharah, at the church they both attended in Ozark, MO. At the time, they both served on the greeting team and continued to serve in other capacities until relocating in Florida. As Ryan tells it, “Good things can happen when you step out of your comfort zone to serve in your church!” Ryan and Sharah have three children.
Worship Leadership & Children’s Ministry
Sharah is a graduate of Evangel University with a B.S. in Early Childhood and Elementary Education with a Leadership Minor and attended Assemblies of God Theological Seminary in Springfield, MO working on her Masters of Divinity. While at Evangel, Sharah organized and co-directed the first campus wide Leadership Conference called Collision. After her coursework, Sharah worked in the public school system as a preschool assistant and Kindergarten teacher. With a heart for young people, Sharah is uniquely qualified to teach, serve, and lead in ministry.
From a young age, Sharah has always had a love for music. She has experience in choir and worship team ministries. Along with her desire to lead others into worship, Sharah enjoys serving as the Praise and Worship leader at Future and Hope Church.
Sharah serves with her husband, Ryan, and they have 3 children.
Shelda is a founding member of Future and Hope and has also served the church in numerous areas, primarily behind the scenes, but also as a teacher and mentor. As a graduate of Evangel University, she has used her skill and talent to organize, oversee and communicate with each department to insure smooth inner most operations of the facilities and provides leadership as needed. Shelda also oversees the covering organization of Delray Community Services, an outreach to the specific city of Delray Beach, which is her heart beat. In addition, Shelda is the Broker at Rent or Buy Realty where she specializes in Residential and Commercial Real Estate Sales, Rentals and Property Managment.