Pastor Jocel Evangelista
Pastor Jocel graduated with a Bachelor of Science degree in Architecture from the Mapua Institute of Technology in 1990. He was also a board member of Trumpets (an evangelistic theatre group) for two years. He began as the Children's Praise and Worship leader of his previous church, eventually serving as Praise and Worship leader of the main congregation for ten years.
Pastor Mylene Evangelista
Pastor Mylene holds a Bachelor's degree in Tourism from the University of the Philippines. She also took two years of Psychology from the same University. She was one of Trumpets' core group of actors for eight years while also working as a project manager for various productions. She also taught Music for Gymboree and was a Preschool teacher for two years.
Together they are the dynamic duo that leads, nurtures and protects their flock. With a combined background of teaching, theatre and worship they fill in the shoes of Senior Pastors with great life and passion. They are anointed preachers and teachers of the Word and are where they are right now because of the faithful hand of God and the grace of Jesus Christ upon them. They graduated from Domata Minister's Training School and from the New Life School of Ministry (NLSM) with honors where they serve as faculty members. Pastors Jocel and Mylene are blessed with two children, Kevin and Kyla.
Pastors Alvin and Michelle Dela Peña
Pastor Alvin is an alumnus of the University of Santo Tomas where he took up Commerce and Pastor Michelle is a graduate of De La Salle University with a Bachelor of Arts degree in Behavioral Science. They have a strong theatre background and worked as actors and workshop teachers in Trumpets where they met each other. Pastor Alvin also served as president of Trumpets from 2006-2008.
It was never in their plans to become pastors but God had other ideas. They are part of New Life The Fort's fulltime staff and serve as Associate Pastors. Together they received their ministry education from Domata Minister's Training School and from the New Life School of Ministry (NLSM). Pastors Alvin and Michelle have two joyful children named Samira and Rapha.