Wayne Cordeiro is the senior pastor of New Hope International with locations in Honolulu, Hawaii and Eugene, Oregon.  New Hope is also listed as one of the top ten most innovative churches in America with Outreach Magazine listing them as one of the “top five churches to learn from.”  New Hope is known for redeeming the arts and technology.  Over 4,000 attend services each week via the Internet.  New Hope has seen over 86,000 first time decisions in Hawaii since its inception 36 years ago.

Wayne is a church planter at heart with over 165 churches planted in the Pacific Rim countries of the Philippines, Japan, Australia and Myanmar.  Nationally, he has planted churches in Hawaii, California, Washington, and Nevada.

Wayne Cordeiro church planer

He currently serves as President of New Hope Christian College.

He has authored twelve books, including such classics as Doing Church as a TeamDream Releasers,Seven Rules of SuccessAttitudes That Attract SuccessDivine MentorLeading on Empty,The Irresistible Church, Sifted and his latest, Jesus: Pure and Simple. Wayne is also the author of the Life Journal, which is being used by thousands of churches worldwide, is bringing people back to the Word of God.

Cordeiro Ohana

Wayne and his wife, Anna, have three married children and nine grandchildren.  His hobbies include music, reading, water sports, and riding his Harley Davidson. Wayne and Anna now split their time between Hawaii and Eugene, Oregon where they have a family farm.

Pastor Wayne and his grandkids

There he writes, and enjoys spending time with his grandchildren.