Rev. Hancock has an undergraduate degree from Wheaton College, attended Gordon-Conwell Theological Seminary and graduated Cum Laude from Trinity Evangelical Divinity School. He is ordained by the Evangelical Covenant Church of America. Rev. Hancock has been an Associate Pastor at LaSalle Street Church in Chicago and most recently was the Executive Director of Emmaus Ministries, a long-time mission partner of First Presbyterian Church. He and his wife Beverly have two daughters who are students at Wheaton College.