Welcome and thanks for dropping by to check us out.
We are a family-friendly church in Norwalk, CA, brought together to experience & express the reality of God through real Christian relationships.
We are a family-oriented church who are called together to EXPERIENCE GOD through worshipping Him and learning His Word; to LOVE PEOPLE whom the Lord brings into the family regardless of race, socio-economic status or gender as we endeavor to pattern our lives according to His standards; and to SHARE CHRIST to our neighbors, our nation and other nations.
I would love for you to come and visit us and join us declare, that indeed, the Lord is good!
Ptr Eric K Angeles
Pastor Eric Angeles
Born and raised in Manila, Philippines, turned his life over to Jesus September 1981. Graduated from Immanuel Bible College, Cebu City, Phils in 1986 with a Bachelors degree in Pastoral Ministries.
Served as Associate Pastor at Asian Christian Charismatic Fellowship, Cubao, Phils. (’86-’93); Assistant District Youth Director for the Southern Tagalog District Council of the A/G (’86-‘89) Missionaries at Grace Christian Ministries, Saipan, CNMI (’93-’99) and migrated to California in 2001 and is currently Senior Pastor at New Hope.
Got married to Ruth in April 1986 and they are blessed with four wonderful children Eunice, Eric Paul, Evan Ariel, & Ethel May.
Pastor Ruth Angeles
Hails from Molave, Zamboanga del Sur, Phils., she got saved in 1978 and graduated from Immanuel Bible College in 1983 with a degree in Christian Education and a minor in Music.
Ptr. Ruth started as a pioneer worker establishing Campus Ministry work with the Assemblies of God. She also served as Youth Pastor and Music Director at Mandaue First Assembly from 1984-’86. Currently serves as Children’s Pastor and Music Director at New Hope.
Pastor Ricky Murphy
Ricky hails from Manila. Phils. and got saved at an early age. He holds a Physical Therapist degree from Emilio Aguinaldo (formerly Dela Salle) College of Medicine, Manila, Phils. He finished his Asian Institute of Youth Studies in 1996 at Asia Pacific Theological Seminary, BaguioCity, Phils. Just completed his Credentialed, Lincensed and Ordained Ministerial Courses from Berean School of the Bible, Springfield, MO.
Ptr. Ricky served as Sunday School Teacher, Worship Team, Missions Team member and Youth Pastor at Jesus our Hope International Assembly (formerly Asian Christian Charismatic Fellowship) from 1988-2001). He migrated to the US in 2002 and is currently Youth Pastor at New Hope.
He is married to Marla Lacanlale-Murphy and they have a son, Vince Andrew.
Pastor Amy Dela Cruz
Ptr. Amy: She is from Campbell, New York and got saved at an early age. She holds a Bachelor of Religious Education (Elementary Education) from University of Valley Forge (’94).
Ptr. Amy taught at Grace Christian Academy, Saipan and Rota (’94-’02). While teaching in Rota, she also was the Youth Pastor and then an Associate Pastor; administered and taught in a small Christian school in Tonasket, WA (’02-’03); was the Assistant Director for Spring Garden Academy in Philadelphia, PA (’03-’06); principal of Christian Academy of Baguio (’06-’08); Registrar for Asia Pacific Theological Seminary (’08-’11); and Director of Operations for Spring Garden Academy, Philadelphia, PA (’12-’16). In 2017, she became the Young Adults Pastor for New Hope. She was ordained with the So Cal Network in May of 2018.
Pastor Amy is married to Pastor Roli dela Cruz and they are blessed to have Katie (Joan Grace) a beautiful, compassionate, and fun-loving daughter.