Your Ministry Team

Mark & Karen Finch - Senior Leaders

Mark & Karen founded Hope Corner Church in 1993 with a heart to see a church which would meet the needs of its community and make Jesus known.  This vision has encouraged to whole team to develop projects and ministries which have this focus at the centre.  


Throughout the life of the church, Mark & Karen have witnessed God at work time and time again, especially in the recent development of the new Hope Corner Clifton Road Church centre.  

Mark has developed the team at Hope Corner around his heart and vision for community mission and has over 30 years experience in church leadership. Karen is trained as a Mental Health Nurse specialising in Cogintive Behavioural Therapy, giving her fantastic skills in supporting people in the community.

They have three children, Rebekah, Matt and Tim.

Rebekah Tunningley - Community Social Worker

Rebekah is Hope Corner's Community Social Worker.  This role covers many aspects of the Church and Hope Corner School, which is vital to the vulnerable people the church has the vision to support.

Rebekah has been apart of Hope Corner Church since its inception.

Rebekah has two children, Benjamin and Lydia-Grace.

Matt & Danielle Finch - Children & Youth Pastors

Matt and Danielle together run the Next Generation ministries of Hope Corner Church, including Hope Tots, Hope Kids and Two42 Youth.  They have great vision to see entire families come to know Jesus, they hope to equip parents to be able to be spiritual leaders in their homes.  Parent Connection is one way they wish to do this. 


They are both involved with supporting Hope Corner's connections in Uganda through Hope & Life Missions, which began with Danielle's initial 4 month stay with Mubende Pentecostal Church in Uganda.


Both serve as teachers in Hope Corner School, working with SEN students.

Matt has been a part of Hope Corner with his family since it's founding and Danielle joined in 2010 through the Alpha Course.