Fred Rogriguez - Lead Pastor
Pastor Fred’s bold, relevant preaching and teaching of the Word of God becomes “REAL” and “Comes Alive” through the many Illustrated Sermons, Dramas, Musicals, Special Events and “PowerPoint Presentations” produced by the church.
Pastor Fred and Kathy have been married for 45 years. Kathy has been serving the Lord for approximately 44 years and Pastor Fred for approximately 40 years. They have nine grandchildren and three grown children who are all serving the Lord. Pastor Fred was ordained as an Assemblies of God Minister in 1989 and has been credentialed with the Assemblies of God Fellowship since 1979.
Noe Rodriguez - Spanish Pastor
Noe Rodriguez acepto al Senor en Mayo de 1981 y en muy poco tiempo se envolvio en la obra. En 1982 fue elegido para servir en el Cuerpo Official de la Iglesia y en 1985, al retirarse honorablemente de la Marina despues de 30 anos de servicio, fue elegido para servir como Administrador de Negocios a tiempo completo en una de las iglesias bi-lingues mas grandes en los Estados Unidos. Bajo su liderazgo, la iglesia se expandio de una planta con 36,000 pies cuadrados a 80,000 pies con un ministerio amplio de benevolencia a la comunidad; Un negocio de Libreria Cristiana; y un Centro para cuidado de ninos con una capacidad de 105 ninos.
En el ano 1995, ascendio de esta posicion a ser Pastor Assistente de la misma iglesia sirviendo en esa capacidad hasta el ano 2000.
En Junio del ano 2000 sintio el llamado del Senor para dejar su posicion a tiempo completo despues de 15 anos de servicio y se lanzo independiente plantando Iglesias hispanas en congregaciones Anglos. Durante este periodo, tambien trabajo con varios ministerios trayendo ensenanza en Liderazgo, Escuela Dominical, Finanzas, Administracion, e Igle-crecimiento.
En el ano 2007, fue nombrado para asumir la posicion de Pastor de nuestra iglesia hispana. Desde ese tiempo a trabajado arduamente para establecer una fundacion solida, asignando y entrenando lideres, y proveyendo cuidado pastoral a la iglesia. Bajo su liderazgo la iglesia ha crecido de 25 a un promedio de 260 durante este periodo.
Ministerios en nuestra iglesia hispana incluyen pero no se limitan a: Varones; Damas; Parejas; Jovenes; Benevolencia, Musica, Oracion, y Evangelismo.
Wyatt Staggers - Youth Pastor
Pastor Wyatt was born and raised in Lake Elsinore and he grew up attending Elsinore First Assembly with his parents. He served in Youth
Ministry for about three years before Pastor Wyatt first felt the call to become a Youth Pastor in November 2015 at the SoCal Network Youth Convention. He later graduated from Riverside City College, choosing to leave behind many scholarship opportunities from various universities to follow the calling that God had for his life to serve as Youth Pastor for Elsinore First Assembly.
Gonny Stanley - Leadership Development and Guest Relations
Born and raised in Holland, Gonny Stanley-Maasbach was destined to serve in ministry even from birth. After 35 years of ministry, particularly to women, Gonny’s passion to share the “Life of Christ” only continues to grow stronger.
Through the course of various family, financial and ministry related trials, God’s enduring strength and grace can definitely be seen upon Gonny’s life. It has been through the triumphing of her very own pain, and seeing God’s faithfulness in her everyday life, that Gonny is able to lead others into the reality of hope and victory through faith in Jesus Christ. She is a renowned speaker at churches, women’s conferences and Bible schools in the United States and throughout different countries of the world.
Mike and Lisa Myers - Fusion Marriage Ministry
Mike and Lisa Myers have been happily married for almost 32 years; married
in Seoul, Korea on July 14, 1987. Lisa, on active duty in the U.S. Navy, and
Mike, an active duty Marine, fell in love in 1986, and they were married the
following year. Parents of three wonderful children, and proud grandparents
of four lovely grandbabies. Michael II, a 30-year old, active duty Airman,
living in Colorado, is the first born, and he and his wife Ellie have a
wonderful 5-year old son, Logan, and a beautiful 4-year old daughter,
Violet. Mike and Lisas second child, Abrielle, a 27 year old mother, is
married to Matthew Wilson, and they have two gorgeous children, Forest, 2 ½
years old, and River, one year old. Matthew, 22, is single and lives with
his older sister Abrielle and her wonderful family living in Oregon.
Mike and Lisa are part of a marriage ministry that exists to promote
fellowship, the study of God’s Word, and discipleship. Fusion Marriage
Ministry is not just for married couples who want strong, powerful, and
loving marriages, but for all people who desire to learn the knowledge and
skills necessary to build strong relationships with other people, and with
God our creator. Singles are welcome. Newly married or decade old married
couples are welcome. We teach that a personal relationship with Jesus is
center of all relationships.
“A cord of three strands is not easily broken,” Ecclesiastes 4:12, is our
We offer fellowship with other couples, education in how to deal with
everyday issues as a couple dedicated to God, and we provide a venue in
which to serve our body of believers.
Fusion Marriage is a class with a light environment and an emphasis on
fellowship, fun, and applying God’s Word in our marriages. We meet every
Sunday at 9AM in the Youth Center. Childcare is provided. Each class stands
on its own, so you don’t have to be there every week, but if you attend one
class, you won’t want to miss one!
We want to encourage couples and young adults to learn about the sanctity of
We want to help couples and single adults learn the tools necessary to keep
relationships strong, even when struggling through difficult times.
We believe that marriage is a holy and sacred gift from God that reflects
the relationship of Jesus Christ and His bride the church.
We desire that couples approach marriage in a Biblical way that is pleasing
Snacks, coffee and water are provided for free. Come for the coffee and
snacks and leave with a wealth of knowledge in how to grow strong
relationships that are God-centered.
May God bless each and every one of you. Hope to see you soon!
Nicole Tunison - Women's Ministry
As a bible study geek, Nicole’s delight is to dig into God’s Word for profound yet practical truth. An encourager at heart, Nicole comes alive when helping women connect their passion with their purpose for the glory of God.
Nicole served in Women’s Ministry at Elsinore First for about 13 years before accepting the role Women’s Director in July of 2018. In addition to her role as Women’s Director, Nicole also serves as a Youth Leader where she ministers to the younger generation of ladies, mentoring them and raising them up to fulfill their God-given purpose.
A girly-girl living among all boys, Nicole and her husband Donnie are raising their two sons, Tanner and Tyler, in Wildomar, California. Her house is wild, loud and littered with Nerf guns and reptiles. Nicole is addicted to dresses, yoga, and chocolate. (Who isn’t???)
Nicole would love to meet you anytime! Email her at email@example.com to contact her directly.
Jesse Prado - Men’s Ministry Director & Safety Team Director
Jessie Prado is a father, husband, friend, and Godly man who cares for his family and friends. He has been married to his wife, Silvia, for 26 years. He has two adult children, Jessie Junior and Lexi. While working full time, he worked diligently to obtain his Pastoral credentials through the Assemblies of God. In his free time, Jessie enjoys spending time with his family, drinking a good cup of coffee, and gardening.
Currently, Jessie heads up EFA’s Men’s Ministry which includes teaching at their weekly Bible Study and at monthly breakfasts. Jessie also directs the church’s safety team where he does his best to keep EFA a safe place to worship. Jessie has a heart for people and he is grateful for all the opportunities the good Lord has given him not only at EFA but throughout the Region.