Pastor Matt Celoria
Bethel Baptist Church
Matt Celoria is the Senior Pastor of Bethel Baptist Church in Alamogordo. Matt grew up singing gospel music with his family, the Celoria Family Singers, and as a young man surrendered his life to preach the gospel. Matt went on to earn a Master of Divinity from Southwestern Baptist Theological Seminary, serving churches in several states before moving to New Mexico in 2015.
Matt is committed to the expository preaching of the Word of God. His desire is to be faithful in ministry and lead others to be devoted followers of Christ. Matt and his wife, Amber, have been married for 17 years and are blessed with four beautiful children, Michael, Paige, Luke, and Asher.
Pastor Vic Williford
New Heart Cowboy Church
Vic Williford serves as Pastor at New Heart Cowboy Church in Alamogordo, NM.
Vic worked for the Bar 3 Land and Cattle Company of Lometa, Texas with ranching operations in Texas and Oklahoma. Working ranch horses have been his vocation or avocation ever since. He has operated Bar W Horses for over 40 years.
He was in the pastoral ministry for several years before entering the field of law
enforcement. Vic served as a patrol sergeant with the Ector County Sheriff's office in Odessa, TX. He also worked as an investigator with the Weatherford Police Dept in Weatherford, TX.
He is married to Deb Williford and they have one son and three daughters whom all live in Texas with their 7 grandchildren.
Pastor Timothy Green
Cottonwood Christian Fellowship
Timothy Green has been in the ministry since 1983, and has a degree in Theology, Counseling & Business. Pastor Timothy also serves as Vice President of the Alamogordo Area Ministerial Alliance, Hospital Chaplain at Gerald Champion Regional Medical Center, and is on the advisory board for King's Treasure and the Pregnancy Help Center of Alamogordo.
His favorite quote is, "The biggest room in the world is the room for improvement."
Clarence was born in Oakland, CA and raised in Stuttgart, Germany. He came to the Lord his junior year in high school and began a music ministry with two of his friends, touring area military bases. After graduation, he received a degree in music production and performance from Duquesne University in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania.
Clarence has a strong passion for facilitating unity by engaging people in worship and the power of the Holy Spirit. He has served as worship pastor in churches from 100-11,000 people across the country. He currently serves as worship and arts pastor at Pinon Hills Community Church in Farmington, New Mexico.
Clarence is a published song writer, producer, and arranger. His wife Taryn and he, are in the final year of pursuing their Masters degree in Clinical Mental Health Counseling. They have a vision for tangibly ministering to the marginalized, and those effected by mental health issues.