Pastors & Staff

Ted Buck

Senior Pastor

Pastor Ted has been senior pastor of CityHope Church since 1979. After a successful career in real estate, God called him into full time ministry at the age of 28. He has 7 wonderful children and 13 Grandchildren.  

Ryan Shervik

Associate Pastor / Middle School Pastor

Ryan has been associate Pastor at CityHope since the spring of 2010. He and his wife Cherry both grew up in the Treasure Valley and have been blessed with 3 amazing children. He is a graduate of Northwest University where he earned his degree in both Pastoral Ministries and Biblical Studies.

Linda Buck

Children's Ministry Director

Linda has been involved in shaping and teaching children most of her life. She is the mother of 7 but has taught elementary school off and on for close to 40 years. In addition to being our Children's Ministry Director, she also serves as our Kindergarten teacher at CityHope School.

Sharon White

Women's Ministry  / Front office

Sharon began serving at CityHope with her father Pastor Roland Buck in 1972. A graduate of Northwest University, she is currently leading our  Ladies Bible Study that meets on Tuesday mornings at 10am. She is also one of the friendly voices and faces you will see in our front office.

Evy Fox

Office Administration

Evy Fox has been our front office secretary for 22 years. She handles all administration needs for the school, and can help you with any questions you may have. 

Ken Snodgrass / Tom Gould

CityHope Food Pantry Directors

Ken and Tom have been directing out Food Pantry for more than 16 years, bringing hope to families in need one box of food at a time. CityHope Food Pantry gives out food Monday - Thursday from