Wayne Cordeiro
Pastor, Author, Speaker

Wayne Cordeiro is the founding pastor of New Hope Christian Fellowship in Honolulu, Hawaii, which has a weekend attendance of more than 14,500. Wayne is a church planter at heart, having planted more than 108 churches in the Pacific Rim countries of the Philippines, Japan, Australia, and Myanmar. He has also planted churches in Hawaii, California, Montana, Washington, and Nevada. He is the author of eleven books, and he and his wife, Anna, have three married children and four grandchildren. They split their time between Hawaii and Eugene, Oregon, where they have a family farm.

Articles + Resources


Mentoring in Church Planting

In this video from Exponential 2013, Dave Ferguson interviews Larry Osborne, Chris Hodges, Wayne Cordeiro, Greg Surratt and Craig Groeschel…

Wayne Cordeiro Interview on "Sifted"

In this Exponential Podcast interview, Wayne Cordeiro and Dave Ferguson discuss Wayne's new book Sifted. Wayne candidly discusses his own…


Wayne Cordeiro Bio

Wayne Cordeiro discusses his ministry journey and story of sifting.


Pre-Launch: Team DNA

2007 Exponential Conference Pre-Launch Track.  It's tough to lead a growing, dynamic church in your own strength.  The best results…


Wayne Cordeiro Main Session Exponential 2007

2007 Exponential Conference Main Session with Wayne Cordeiro.  A new church will move beyond addition by being SPIRIT-LED.  This new…

Reproducing Leaders

2007 Exponential Conference Reproducing Churches Track.  Discover a reproducing strategy for leaders that will allow your church to experience exponential…