Meet the team

MIGUEL HERNANDEZ / LEAD PASTOR

Pastor Miguel is the founding and senior pastor at Lighthouse. He is a graduate of DeVry University in Phoenix, AZ since 1983, with a Bachelors Degree in Electronics Engineering. His activation in ministry came during his tenure as an Engineer, when he co-founded Lighthouse Apostolic Ministries with wife Norma. Pastor Miguel has a passion for the Scriptures and has prepared and trained Christians for effective ministry in the past 20 years. Pastor Miguel has traveled extensively doing full time ministry within the Apostolic World Alliance. He has served in pastoral leadership since he began his role as minister and associate pastor in Glendale, AZ. He served for 8 years before he and his wife Norma felt the call to come to Peoria, AZ and start Lighthouse Apostolic Ministries. Since its beginning in 1995, it has grown and impacted the community. Pastor Miguel is a passionate communicator who loves to see people inspired and touched by the message of Jesus Christ.

 

Fun facts about Pastor Miguel: He enjoys vacations with his wife and family. He will never turn down a good steak. He loves to spend time with his family, which includes one adult son (Michael III), three adult daughters (Brianna, Monique and Crysta), one daughter in law (Ayin), one son in law (Felix), three adopted children (Hadassah, Judah and Hannah), and three grandkids (Sophia, Michael IV and Theodore).

MIGUEL HERNANDEZ / LEAD PASTOR

Pastor Miguel is the founding and senior pastor at Lighthouse. He is a graduate of DeVry University in Phoenix, AZ since 1983, with a Bachelors Degree in Electronics Engineering. His activation in ministry came during his tenure as an Engineer, when he co-founded Lighthouse Church with wife Norma. Pastor Miguel has a passion for the Scriptures and has prepared and trained Christians for effective ministry in the past 20 years. Pastor Miguel has traveled extensively doing full time ministry within the Apostolic World Alliance. He has served in pastoral leadership since he began his role as minister and associate pastor in Glendale, AZ. He served for 8 years before he and his wife Norma felt the call to come to Peoria, AZ and start Lighthouse Church.

Since its beginning in 1995, it has grown and impacted the community. Pastor Miguel is a passionate communicator who loves to see people inspired and touched by the message of Jesus Christ.

Fun facts about Pastor Miguel: He enjoys vacations with his wife and family. He will never turn down a good steak. He loves to spend time with his family, which includes one adult son (Michael III), three adult daughters (Brianna, Monique and Crysta), one daughter in law (Ayin), two son in laws (Felix and Michael Addison), three adopted children (Hadassah, Judah and Hannah), and five grandkids (Sophia, Michael IV, Theodore, Scarlett & Azrael).

NORMA HERNANDEZ / LEAD PASTOR

Pastor Norma is our Sr. Pastor’s wife.  She was born and raised in Riverside, CA and moved to Arizona as a young adult.  She is a mother to seven children (Michael, Brianna, Monique, Crysta, Hadassah, Judah & Hannah.  She is a mother-in-law to a wonderful daughter-in-law (Ayin) and two son-in-laws (Felix and Michael Addison).  She is the grandmother of 5 beautiful children (Sophia, Michael IV, Theodore, Scarlett & Azrael).  Pastor Norma loves to read, travel and treasures family time.  She believes the only way to live life to its fullest is by making Jesus #1.  Pastor Norma and her family have fostered children through the Department of Child Safety for 9 years.  Although, her husband received the “call” to Pastor, God definitely, gifted Co-Pastor Norma to be his help-mate in ministry.

Pastor Norma has been instrumental in developing many of our church departments and ministries.  As a Pastor, she is passionate about leading by example, teaching the Word of God and serving.  Pastor Norma graduated with a Master’s Degree in Social Work from Arizona State University and has a dual role as Co-Pastor of the church; as well as working full-time for Social Services at the Salt River Pima-Maricopa Indian Community.  As a working professional, Pastor Norma is passionate about Child Welfare, Foster Care, Adoption and advocating for women.  Grateful for what God has done in her life and the effectual prayer of a godly mother, she welcomes you to be a part of LC.

FELIX CALERO / EXECUTIVE PASTOR OF MINISTRIES

Felix hopes to see the church be transformed by the message of Jesus in such a way that the city is impacted. He wants everyone to feel connected with the love of God and to the church.

Before joining the Lighthouse family, Felix served at his local church in Fairfax, Virginia for several years. When he met Brianna, he moved across the country and married her in 2014. Together they have 2 kiddos, Theodore and Scarlett. Felix enjoys studying God's word to encourage and motivate others to seek God. In his spare time, you will find Felix enjoying some coffee at local coffee shops.

CHRIS REYES / NEW MEMBERS PASTOR

Pastor Chris’ passion is to see people develop into what God has called them to be. He and his wife, Felicita, have been married for 14 years and have a growing family of five children: Julio, Christopher, Alexandria, Tatiana and Jeremiah.

Pastor Chris grew up in Surprise, Arizona. He attended Gateway International Bible Institute and completed an associate of arts degree in Ministerial Theology. In his spare time, Pastor Chris loves to read, watch movies, play chess, go camping, enjoys sports events and spending time with his wife and kids.

BRIANNA CALERO / ASSOCIATE PASTOR

Brianna wants to see the next generation choose Jesus everyday and experience the abundant life He came to give. Brianna can often be found at one of many great coffee houses in Phoenix. A few of Brianna’s favorite things: her family, Star Wars, books and coffee.

Before becoming a minister at Lighthouse, Brianna graduated from Arizona State University in 2010, with a bachelor of arts in social work. From youth worker, case manager and family support specialist, she found a passion serving west valley communities, children and teens. In October 2010, Brianna had a life changing experience when she traveled to the Dominican Republic on a missions trip. She and her husband, Felix, have 2 kids named Theodore and Scarlett.

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Peoria, Az 85345

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