111 S Main St Solon, Maine

Blaine Bacon has been at New Hope since June of 2021.

Blaine with his wife, Sandy, have 5 grown children and also have a teenage daughter at home. Blaine is a bi-vocational pastor and works as a Paramedic Chaplain for Delta Ambulance at his other job. He has worked in the field for 29 years and hosts a Facebook page called "Mr. Bacon's Neighborhood" that brings encouragement to other first responders. He came to us when New Hope was in need of healing he has been referred to as our spiritual Paramedic. Pastor Blaine brings fresh insight and ideas to the Church. When not working he enjoys spending most of his time with his wife, children and 5 grandchildren! Contact:


Rob Philpot


      Rob and his wife, Rebecca, have been attending New Hope church since 2003. He worked at Madison Paper for 37 years prior. He entered  into a personal relationship with Jesus Christ in 2006 under the teachings of Pastor Tim Hunt. Rob has celebrated ever since.

      He became an elder at New Hope in 2017 and in 2019 became the Church Chairman. Together Rob and his wife have 9 children, 10 grandchildren, and two great-grandchildren. Rob states these are among the greatest joys in his life. He enjoys his retirement doing wood-working and spending time with loved ones.


Pastor Blaine