Pastor Arash & Tily Dehghan
Pastors Arash and Tily Dehghan provide pastoral care and leadership training at New Hope International Church. Before moving to Seattle from Bangkok in 2011, Pastors Arash and Tily helped to pioneer the House of Glory Church in Bangkok and ministered to local churches in Thailand and Burma. Under their care and with the help of a faithful team, House of Glory Church grew from about 20 people to more than 100 congregants in just a couple years.
Pastor Arash is a passionate preacher who focuses on bringing people into a deeper experience with God. Raised in Iran, Pastor Arash converted to Christianity as a young man in Bangkok and spent more than a decade as a schoolteacher in an international school while serving God at the same time. His international experience gives him a unique viewpoint in his new ministry in America.
Tily was born in Laos and she serves in care group and children ministry. Pastors Arash and Tily have two children Dina and Danial.