Advisory Council

Pastor Martin Martinez


Pastor Martin Martinez is a Pastor at Bethel Christian Fellowship, Assemblies of God in San Bernardino, CA. He is married to Veronica, his partner in ministry and they have a son Nathan. Bethel Christian Fellowship is a bilingual church serving a rich multi ethnicity community. As Church planter, Pastor Martinez has found much success and favor with the community and with city and government officials. Mayor John Valdivia is quoted with saying, “Ward 3 is a special town with many people in need, having Pastor Martin Martinez onboard in our city will revitalize our Passion to reach lost and broken people but specially this millennial generation that need God to get through the next journey of their life’s” - John Valdivia, Current Mayor of the city of San Bernardino. Pastor Martinez is extremely charismatic he has been a Pastor since 2004 when he began as a youth Pastor for 10 years in the small town of Duarte California. He attended Latin American Bible Institute in the City of La Puente, Global University, and SoCal School of Ministry in Costa Mesa California. Previously Pastor Martin Martinez served as Associate Pastor in the East Los Angeles city of El Sereno for Calvary Chapel Assemblies of God. The history of this church brought an array of unique and hurt people that were leaving the gang life and wanted change for their community. During thi time, Pastor Martinez led youth ministries programming and outreach that included leadership development, curriculum building, discipleship. Pastor Martinez is a founding member of Alpha Luv Ministry a worship ministry that travels through the nation ministering and training the next generation of leaders. Pastor Martinez also became the President of Youth Impact International, a ministry with soul purpose was to train equip and develop new pastors, and create a culture of growth in the local church body. Youth Impact has grown to seven countries throughout the Americas. Pastor Martinez has also been a field director for Por La Creación in Los Angeles.


Por La Creación Faith-Based Alliance
is an initiative of Hispanic 
Access Foundation.

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