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Therefore receive one another, just as Christ also received us, to the glory of God.

Romans 15:7

There's no coincidence you're here, we've been praying for you. With every new beginning, there's some questions, doubts, and hesitations that may arise but allow us to alleviate these concerns by sharing a bit about ourselves and our unwavering commitment to Jesus Christ.

I'm visiting for the first time, where do I start?

  • What time does service begin?
    — Congregational Prayer begins promptly at 9:30am every Sunday — Sunday Service begins promptly at 10:30am every Sunday — Wednesday Family Bible Study begins promptly at 7:00pm every Wednesday
  • What can I expect?
    Expect a whole lot of love. From the moment you walk thru our doors, you will be welcomed by an usher who will seat you and accomodate any of your specific needs...
  • Can I bring my kids?
    Absolutely! During service, our nursery, children's, and youth ministries are holding classes.
  • What should I wear?
    Come as you are. Whatever your attire, God loves you all the same.
  • Where do I park?
    Street parking is available on Valley Road. Either side of the street is available for parking. For handicap accessibility, please pull up to the rear of the building on Mountain Park Road, where there is a ramp into the sanctuary.
  • I'd like to attend but don't have a ride, what do I do?"
    Not a problem. We provide a church van that will pick you up and drop you off before and after Wednesday and Sunday Service. Please call 973-247-7997 and leave a detailed message with your name, address, and phone number and we will coordinate a pick-up.
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Meet Our Pastoral Family

Powerhouse Christian Center was founded by Pastor Samuel Soto and his wife Pastor Epa Soto in February of 2002. Answering the call of God on their lives, they planted the church in Pastor Sam's mother's living room. As God began to bring others alongside them, the church grew and meetings took place in various locations such as a store front, hotel ballroom and other church facilities. God's plan to build and establish the foundation of Powerhouse continued in September of 2006, as He enabled the ministry to buy its very own building. Today we are a vibrant group of believers, seeking to pursue all that God has for us and reach the world for Christ.

Location

Powerhouse Christian Center

110 Valley Road, Clifton NJ 07013

Free Street Parking Available

Wheelchair Accessible (Rear Entrance)

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Our Board Members

Our board members are a group of church leaders that consist of Deacons and Elders. They assist the Pastors in fulfilling the mission and purpose of the Church. They provide leadership to the Church by assisting through ministering to the Church body and providing additional support to the local ministries. They are also the committee that advises the pastoral staff and help collectively reach God's Will on all decisions made. They are an anointed called highly qualified committee that help move the fellowship forward.

From Left to Right:

 

Deacon Wallace Eckford

Pastor Sam Soto

Elder Sylvia Salgado

Pastor Epa Soto

Elder Rich Olaya

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Our Ministry Leaders

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Elder Sylvia S.

Women's Ministry

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Deacon Wallace E.

Men's Ministry

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TJ & Monica O.

Student Ministry

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Natasha R.

Campus Ministry

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Pastora Epa S.

Nursery Ministry

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Elder Rich O.

Usher's Ministry

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Hector M. & Rick T.

Media Ministry

Powerhouse is an affiliated

Assemblies of God Church

  • What time does service begin?
    — Congregational Prayer begins promptly at 9:30am every Sunday — Sunday Service begins promptly at 10:30am every Sunday — Wednesday Family Bible Study begins promptly at 7:00pm every Wednesday
  • What can I expect?
    Expect a whole lot of love. From the moment you walk thru our doors, you will be welcomed by an usher who will seat you and accomodate any of your specific needs...
  • Can I bring my kids?
    Absolutely! During service, our nursery, children's, and youth ministries are holding classes.
  • What should I wear?
    Come as you are. Whatever your attire, God loves you all the same.
  • Where do I park?
    Street parking is available on Valley Road. Either side of the street is available for parking. For handicap accessibility, please pull up to the rear of the building on Mountain Park Road, where there is a ramp into the sanctuary.
  • I'd like to attend but don't have a ride, what do I do?"
    Not a problem. We provide a church van that will pick you up and drop you off before and after Wednesday and Sunday Service. Please call 973-247-7997 and leave a detailed message with your name, address, and phone number and we will coordinate a pick-up.
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These are nonnegotiable tenets of faith that all Assemblies of God churches adhere to. This list is derived from the official Statement of Fundamental Truths.

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