Meet Our Team

Wayne Cordeiro

MAFL Lead Mentor

Department: Church & Ministry Leadership

Office Location: Lancaster

Dr. Wayne Cordeiro is the founding pastor of New Hope Christian Fellowship in Honolulu, Hawaii with over 11,500 in weekend attendance. New Hope is also listed as one of the top ten most innovative churches in America by Outreach Magazine, listing them as one of the “top five churches to learn from.” New Hope has seen over 110,000 first time decisions in Hawaii since its inception 33 years ago. He is a church planter at heart with over 150 churches planted in the United States and around the world. Wayne has over 40 years of ministry leadership experience, authored twelve books, and is general editor for the Life Connect Bible.


“Our gifts will take us only as far as our CHARACTER will take us.” — Dr. Cordeiro