Location & Contact

Hope Christian Reformed Church

64 Buchanan Crescent   Brantford, ON  N3P 2A5

office: 519-759 -7581


Office Hours: Tuesday to Friday 9am - 4pm

Sunday Worship Services: 10am and 5pm

Ministry Personnel

Nancy Game

Office Administrator


Office hours are Tuesdays and Thursdays from 9am - 3:30pm.

Rev. Dr. William Koopmans


Pastor William is married to Louise; they have six children and fourteen grandchildren. He was born and raised in Northern British Columbia, where he attended Christian schools through 10th grade, public high school for grades 11 and 12, followed by Dordt College, Calvin Seminary (MDiv and ThM) and Theological University of Kampen (ThD). 

Pastor William has previously served congregations in Orangeville, Peterborough, and Chatham Ontario. His ministry passions include preaching, pastoral care visitation, academic research and writing, and denominational leadership. His hobbies include birding, photography, camping, and hockey.

Contact information:

Pastoral visits by appointment.

Office hours are Monday - Thursdays from 9am - 3pm.

Rev. Doug Nieuwstraten


Pastor Doug is married to Carmine and they have three children. He was born and raised in Southern Ontario, where he attended Christian schools throughout his education, followed by Reformed Bible College (B.R.E), Ontario Theological Seminary (M.T.S), Tyndale Seminary (MDiv), and Western Theological Seminary.

Pastor Doug has served churches in Hamilton, Stoney Creek and Richmond Hill. He enjoys preaching, pastoral care and meeting new people. His hobbies include competitive Scrabble, playing monopoly and enjoying an evening of conversation.

Contact information:

Pastoral visits by appointment.

Office hours are Tuesday - Fridays from 8am - 2pm.

Annette Hart

Worship Coordinator


Chantelle Eelkema

Ministry Coordinator 


Herb Grootenboer

Chair of Council


David & Michelle Vaandering

Pastoral Care Coordinators


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