Thomas started attending Hope in 2005 and was active in helping to lead sound and video for Sunday services. Thomas was also active in the choir and helped lead the teen choir. While he was in choir he meet his wife Melissa and was married in 2009. They have one son named Elijah born in 2013. Thomas has a passion serving and joined the staff in 2016 as Custodial and Technical Director. However, his role has evolved so much that he is now Operations Coordinator.