Meet Our Team

Ludie Creech, Pastor

Ludie and his wife Barbara, originally from the US, have lived and ministered in Ireland since 2008. Now Irish citizens they have planted themselves in Longford in order to establish Hope Community Church. Together, they have four children.


O'Neil Russell, Pastor

O'Neil and his wife Kayvanna joined our team in 2020.  Previously, O'Neil served as a youth pastor for several years in his homeland of The Bahamas, and most recently served the church in Cootehill, Co. Cavan for three years.  The Russells have one son and are expecting their second child in the autumn of 2020.

Cody Lee

Cody, originally from Hong Kong, initially served with us as an intern for a year.  She now serves with us full-time in a variety of capacities, focusing primarily in the areas of kids, youth, and music ministry.