You've met our pastors, now meet our leaders!
Chris and Selah Bourne have been married for 4 years and have two beautiful babies here on Earth and two in Heaven. They both have a huge heart for the youth and young adults and are currently leading the young adults ministry here at Lighthouse Fellowship. With Selah singing and Chris speaking, they’ve become a duo that has fallen deeply in love with Christ and desire to bring glory to His name!
Jeremiah Huerta, born and raised in the ministry. Jeremiah has been the Youth Leader here at Lighthouse Fellowship for the past year! He has a heart for God and a passion for the youth! His desire is for the youth to grow closer to God and spread the good news to their schools and to their friends!
Jesse and Anabel Gonzalez currently reside in Redlands, California. God called Jesse and Anabel to the ministry over fifteen years ago to share on the praise and worship team at Lighthouse Fellowship in Fontana. They have been married over 16 years and help with various ministries within the church. Jesse and Anabel have a heart to serve the church and the community and have a deep passion for music, especially old style Gospel and Spanish songs. They are currently serving as leaders over the Pre-Teens. With three young kids of their own, they know exactly what today’s young people need to hear. Their hearts are for the kids, to lead them to Christ, teach them the Bible and be someone these kids can look up to. Along with their three great kids, they enjoy Friday night walks in downtown, sports, bike rides and movie nights!
Tammy Padilla, a pastor’s daughter who was raised in a Christian home and has been serving God all her life. She has been happily married to her husband Ralph Padilla for the past 12 years. Together they have a blended family of 7 children and 6 grandchildren. Tammy has been working with children since she was a teenager, helping both in the nursery and the children’s church department. She loves working with children and is passionate about teaching them the word of God.
Selah Bourne, our Director over Nursery, is so excited to offer nursery to all from the start of every service! Selah has two small children of her own and she knows the importance of keeping them active, learning and even teaching them about Jesus at an early age.
April Esparza is serving God with her two children, Mia and Nicholas and she is teaching them the things of the Lord. She has been leading praise and worship for over 20 years now after her mom, Sr. Pastor Debbie Brito, decided it was time to pass over the baton.
April loves the Lord with all her heart and her desire is to lead the people of God right into His presence. She desires to see people restored, renewed and see breakthroughs all during the praise and worship service.
Praise and worship confuses the enemy, even when we are going through something, it breaks strongholds and sets the captives free. It’s the best weapon we have against the forces of the enemy.