Joshua & Lavan Rivera

Senior Pastors

Pastor Joshua Rivera and Lavan Rivera are the Senior Pastors and founders of Fuego De Dios Church. They have pastored for 9 years and lead a thriving multiethnic and multigenerational congregation with a vision to impact communities one family at a time.

Elder Elizabeth Venegas

Executive Administrator

My name is Elizabeth I have served at Fuego de Dios for 6 years. As the Executive Administrator of Fuego De Dios, I support our Senior Pastor in the accomplishment of the church’s mission through ministry effectiveness evaluation, discernment, decision making, planning and overall direction of church staff and leadership.

Robert Cervantes

Administrative Assistant

My name is Robert and I am the Admin here at Fuego De Dios. As the admin, not only do I get to work behind the scenes, but I also get to work closely with our members and our ministries.

My goal and desire is to help and serve them to the best of my ability to make their experience at Fuego De Dios the best possible. I am a musician at heart and also serve in our FDDU Leadership program. I love God and love serving His people.

Maegan Romero

Financial Secretary

My name is Maegan I have been apart of the #FDDfamily for about 6 years now and 2 of these I have had the privilege in serving in the Finance Secretary position on staff.

I love doing the behind the scenes work and just seeing it come to life every service. God is doing something special with Fuego de Dios and it is a true honor to be a part of it.

Vanessa Mejia

Worship Director

My name is Vanessa I have served in ministry for 6 years. As the worship director at Fuego De Dios, I oversee all musical and vocal elements of ministry.

My goal is to develop teams that are fully equipped to utilize their skills, talents and a heart of worship combined with evangelism, for the building up of the Body of Christ.

Elder Stephanie Ortiz

Kids Ministry Director

Hello, I am Stephanie I've been a part of this amazing church for 7 years. I have the privilege of working on staff overseeing our children's department. 

It's been incredible to see our children develop physically but as well as spiritually and fulfill the great commission. They are the voice, hands, and feet of Christ to a world still in need of Him. God can and will continue to use them for this time. Behind a great student, there is an amazing team.

Roy Ortiz

Social Creative & Youth Director

My name is Roy I have served in ministry for 6 years, and I am currently a student on my way to become a licensed minister through the Assemblies of God.

As the youth director of Fuego De Dios, my goal is to empower this generation to live a life filled with purpose and to take every opportunity to make a positive and eternal impact to the world around them!

Chassidy Dabin



My name is Chassidy I am from Hawai'i the island of Kaua'i. I came to Texas to study at Southwestern Assemblies of God University in Biblical studies. I have been part of the FDD Family about a year and a half and I'm blessed to currently serve on staff at FDD in the finance department as well as a co-lead in the Youth department. 

Rudy Ambriz

Facilities Director

My name is Rudy I have served in different capacities at Fuego de Dios for the past 8 years, I am currently the Facilities Director and  I oversee the Men's ministry. I received my Masters in Theology from TXUT. 

My goal is to bring the Men of FDD into a closer bond and to become great servant leaders.

Herman Riojas

Head of Maintance

My name Herman I have attended Fuego de Dios since July 2013 & started working for the church in August 2015 which I love dearly.

I believe the most enjoyable part of my job here at church is that everything I do is to glorify the Lord and to serve my pastors. I love working for the Lord!

Elder Ester Saldivar

Youth & Young Adults

My name is Ester I currently serve as the VIVID Single Young Adult ministry lead and oversee the Youth Department as a whole. I lead by developing monthly VIVID gatherings and yearly events such as our Battleground youth & young adult conference and youth camps.

I am passionate about equipping and empowering a VIVID generation to complete the mission of the church. 

Matthew & Kelani Daniels

Prayer Team

We both were born and raised in Texas and now are blessed with a beautiful family consisting of 3 girls and 1 boy that we are training up to Love God and others. 

Here at Fuego De Dios, we lead the prayer ministry, with the vision of helping people connect with God and experience transformation through the vehicle of prayer.

Elder Enrique Heranadez

Ushers Team

My name is Enrique I have been serving in Fuego De Dios for 9 years since the Church began. My goal in the ministry is to connect with each brother and sister who arrives for the first time by demonstrating the love of God through our ministry!

Otoniel & Rosie Castillo

Kitchen Ministry

We are Otoniel & Rosina Castillo.  We've been married for 20 years and have 3 children. We are centered in Jesus Christ, have grown in faith, celebrate community, and serve others with love.  We look forward to serving alongside our team for many more years to come.

Harry & Jenny Rentas

Media Team

My name is Harry, I have served in ministry for 6 years, I am currently serving alongside my wife Jennifer in Fuego Tech Arts.

Our goal is to make sure all audio, lights, and visuals are running smoothly. We are honored to be part of an amazing team. We truly believe that the best is yet to come!