Bryon J. Barmer is the senior pastor of the Bright Hope Community Church. Bryon and Jennifer are church planters who started meeting in their home conducting Bible studies in 2010. Bright Hope Community Church is grateful to God for 12 years of ministry and service to our community, the last 7 years being with the Southern Baptist Convention and the San Diego Southern Baptist Association.
Bryon and Jennifer have been married for 38 years. They have 2 children and 7 grandchildren. Bryeanna and Rogers Smith are actively involved in ministry in a local church in Spring Valley, while Bryon Jr and Casheila Barmer are actively involved in ministry at the Bright Hope Church.
Pastor Bryon is a retired San Diego Police officer and Jennifer is a retired San Diego Sheriff’s Deputy. Both are currently serving the community through a weekly food distribution program, a bi-weekly outreach ministry to non-ambulatory seniors, prayer ministry, Bible engagement, and emotional care ministry in the Paradise/Skyline Hills communities.