Meet Our Staff

Rev. Adam Wright
Senior Pastor




Adam Wright was born in Lancaster, SC. He is married to Allison Wright, and they have two children: Lydia and Maxwell. He graduated from Anderson University with a Bachelors Degree in Christian Theology in 2010. Later, he completed his Master of Divinity degree at Southeastern Baptist Theological Seminary. 

He has held various ministry positions since 2007, including roles as a Student Pastor, Associate Pastor, Church Planter, United States Army Chaplain, and Senior Pastor. Each opportunity has been filled with blessings, the privilege of meeting incredible people, and serving an awesome God. 


Seth Parrish
Director of Youth and Children

Seth was born, raised, and has lived in Rock Hill, SC  his entire life. He earned his Associates of Religion/Christian Ministries from Fruitland Baptist Bible College and his Bachelor’s in Christian Studies from North Greenville University. During his time in school, he served in ministry in various forms. Once he obtained his bachelor’s degree, he served Park Baptist Church in Rock Hill as a Pastoral Resident, before coming to New Hope to serve as Director of Youth and Children.

Seth is dedicated to the discipleship and education of God’s saints. His desire is to impart God’s Word to young people, praying they will grow and mature in their faith. Seth enjoys spending time with individuals and learning more about them, in an effort to better minister to and pray for them. He desires youth to grow in their knowledge of God and His character to better enjoy and glorify Him.

Seth enjoys fellowship through work, recreation, and quality time. You will find him reading a book, bothering someone, or spending time with his wife, Sarah. 



Angie Kirk,
Ministry Assistant
Angie joined the staff of New Hope in March 2006. Born and raised in Lancaster, SC, she is married to Timmy Kirk and is blessed with a son Christopher and a grandson CJ. She previously worked as a secretary for 20 years for Godfrey’s Office Products and Davis Business Systems. She has always said this is her ministry and is honored to be in God’s house each day helping God’s people.