Welby and Kristen Pierce

Welby and Kristen are the Lead Pastors of Hope Rising Church in Cypress, TX. They both grew up in Spring, TX where they fell in love and married in 2003. Pastor Welby thrives in developing strong leaders, has a love for coffee and all things sports. With a passion to sing and write, you will find Kristen worshiping with the team or writing to inspire others. 

They have a genuine love for people with a down to earth approach. After serving in ministry for over 14 years, God placed a vision in their hearts to start a new life-giving church in Cypress. They desire to see people find their purpose, move on from past mistakes, and live out their dreams.