• Joel, Lead pastor

    Married to Kristi, since 1992, 3 sons - Josiah, Justin, Joseph, + foster blessings

    Founding Pastor | Church Planting Coach | Teacher

    B.A. in Christian Education, Lee University

    Masters in Ministry, Faith Theological Seminary

    Former student of Dallas Theological Seminary

    Masters of Christian Education (2022), New Orleans Baptist Theological Seminary

  • Kristi, music lead

    Married to Joel, since 1992, 3 sons - Josiah, Justin, Joseph, + foster blessings

    Kristi leads our worship team and band. She has a passion for pure worship and intimacy with God. She unifies the blend or singing with prayer to give God the greatest glory.

  • jenNIfer, Children's Lead

    Jen leads our Children's Ministry Team. She's naturally gifted to work with children and serves them to see their full potential.


    Michael is from the Bronx, a graduate of Southeastern University (Lakeland). He has recorded Hip Hop albums and is a middle school teacher. He is gifted in relating to our young people and passionate to see them transformed in the complexity of this culture.




    Our ministry is governed by God through representatives of the church (aka: elders/deacons):
    • Amber, Secretary
    • Willie, Treasuer
    • Sclafani, Trustee
  • Financial accountability commitee

    • Eliezer, Chairman
    • Aliyah
    • James
    • Valerie
    • Steven Sr.
    • Debraca
    • Justin