LEADERSHIP | Clearwater School of Supernatural Ministry

Clearwater School of Supernatural Ministry is the fulfillment of Pastor Ken and Laura Hope’s dream since beginning their ministry in 1986 as Youth Pastors at First Assembly of God Church. They moved to Daytona Beach FL 1993 pastored for 26 years. It was then in year 2009 pastoring Living Stones Church that they came to know about Bethel Church. Adopting the curriculum of Bethel School of Supernatural Ministry while in Daytona Fl, Ken and Laura equipped, empowered, and activated believers to experience and share naturally supernatural lifestyles, seeing their community transformed. They are currently Executive Pastors at Connect Church Clearwater and have implemented Clearwater School of Supernatural Ministry  to see believers in this region become empowered and activated  to experience and share naturally supernatural lifestyles and see this community transformed also.

Kenneth Hope

Executive Pastor and School Director

Ken Hope is the Executive Pastor of Connect Church in Clearwater, FL and the President of Clearwater School of Supernatural Ministry (CSSM). In the summer of 2010 after attending Bethel Church in Redding California, Pastor Hope made the decision to adopt Bethel’s School of Supernatural Ministry curriculum to equip and empower believers to live naturally supernatural lives and training up a generation to bring the love and power of Jesus into the darkest places of planet Earth and establish Holy Spirit fortifications there.


Laura Hope

Student Director and School Administrator

Laura is the Student Director at Clearwater School of Supernatural Ministry. She is Ken’s wife and she has worked along side of Ken as co-pastor and administrator for 27 years.

Many times Laura has spoken at her church and also held bible studies with the women’s ministry of their church in Daytona Beach. She has also experienced miraculous healings through out her ministry life. 

Matt Pfaltzgraf- Assistant School Director

Pastor Matt’s passion is to create a space to equip beleivers for supernatural lifestyle ministry, to ignite a burning hunger for personal and corporate revival, That will spread into a movement throughout our city and region. Pastyor Matt’s life is an example of radical obedience to the voice of God and the lead of Hioly Spirit to glorify Jesus.


Judy Pfaltzgraf- Teacher/student counselor

Pastor Judy is passionate to see the body of Christ healed and whole. Her training in inner healing has equipped her to minister to the wounds we all recieve from the traumas of life. Pastor Judy’s ability to to teacxh others how to rest in the arms of our Heavenly Father is instumental in helping us learn the truth that God tuly is Good.

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