Cultivating a community of burning hearts

to grow in passion for Jesus through encountering

His presence and proclaiming His glory.

Instructors

Adam welch

Adam serves as the Associate Pastor, Missions Director and elder at Christian Life Fellowship. His ministry experience is broad, ranging from an intern and staff member at the International House of Prayer in Kansas City, MO to leading ministry teams into disaster zones with Crisis Response International. He studied theology at the Forerunner School of Ministry and Trinity Evangelical Divinity School with a focus on Christology and Missiology.  In 2010, Adam and his wife, Jennifer, founded an international missions organization focused on fulfilling the Great Commission, developing communities of prayer, and serving the orphan and the poor.  Adam has preached on four continents and in various countries. He is passionate about declaring the beauty of Jesus, being a companion to the poor, and helping to fulfill the Great Commission. Adam and his wife have two children.

Dr. Leslie Schneider

Leslie is an ordained minister who earned her doctoral degree in Biblical Studies/Education and a master degree in Christian Counseling through Shalom Bible College and Seminary in Iowa.  For 11 years, Dr. Leslie was the Dean and Executive Director of Akron Shalom Bible College in NE Ohio.  She has worked with over 6,000 leaders, managers and pastoral teams throughout the US, Canada, Trinidad and Peru. Her passion is to raise up high powered, low maintenance warriors for God’s army through His Word and revelation. She continues to teach and equip many through her disciple courses and small groups. Leslie is married to her husband, Douglas, and has three sons and three grandchildren.

David comer

David has a Bachelors in Christian Education and a Master’s in Christian Counseling. He has served in ministry for 29 years in various positions from Children’s Pastor, Youth Pastor, Family Life Pastor, Education Director and Worship leader. Currently, he has served as the Lead Pastor at Christian Life Fellowship for the past 17 years. His biggest passions are seeing non-believers enter into a life-giving relationship with Jesus Christ and believers serving together to build the Kingdom of God. David is married to his wife, Dina, and they have 2 children and 2 grandchildren.

Janet Marchany

Janet holds an Associate and Bachelor of Science Degrees in Health Services Administration and has worked in the healthcare field for many years. After obtaining her B.A., she attended a 3-year Bible Institute and obtained a certification in Theological Studies from The Assembly of Christian Churches Bible Institute in Spanish. She is currently in the final stages of completing her Master of Arts Degree in Biblical and Theological Studies from Dallas Theological Seminary with a projected graduation date of 2018. Janet’s foremost desire is to train believers to correctly handle the Word of Truth (2 Timothy 2:15). She is married to her her husband, Ivor, and has 1 daughter.

Bob Tetreault

Bob serves as an elder, life group leader, and equip teacher at Christian Life Fellowship in addition to running a biblical teaching radio ministry. He ministered as an Assistant Pastor at Bethel Full Gospel Assembly in  Arundel, ME for 10 years from 1988-1998. During that time, in 1994, he founded his own evangelistic radio ministry. He later went on to serve from 1999-2006 through Trans World Radio preaching weekly recorded evangelistic messages that were broadcast around the world. Bob also spent 15 years leading weekly jail ministries in county correctional facilities in three different counties in Maine, where he and his wife, Mary, live 4 months out of the year. His organization still continues to broadcast via the internet and SD cards that are sent to African pastors for equipping and training the saints. Bob’s foremost desire is to see people responding to and surrendering to the highest manifestation of God’s love, the Cross of Christ (1 John 4:10, 19; Hosea 14:8).

Josh Comer

Josh Comer serves as the Middle School Pastor and elder at Christian Life Fellowship. He began work at CLF in 2009 and finished his pastoral certification from Master Builder’s Pastors College in 2011. He received his BA in Communication at Florida Gulf Coast University in 2012. Josh is passionate about seeing people fill their life pursuing Jesus. He loves teaching and training leaders to use their gifts in excellence. He is married to his wife, Riana, and has two sons, Jude and Christopher.

magdiel hernandez

As the son of a Cuban Baptist pastor, Magdiel graduated from Trinity International University in 2001 with a Bachelor’s degree in Biblical Studies. He has helped start multiple churches in Florida including right here in Lee County. He has served the Lord as an elementary, middle and high school teacher, as well as a youth, college and career pastor. He has taught at conferences, retreats and youth camps, leading many young people to faith in Jesus Christ along the way. He continues to teach and disciple both adults and youth. Magdiel enjoys teaching God’s Word, evangelizing the lost, and has a heartfelt motivation to see the saints equipped for service.

Bob Lee

Bob has graduated with numerous degrees from different universities including New Orleans Baptist Theological Seminary with a specialty in Christian Studies. He has been licensed and ordained in the Southern Baptist Church as a minister of the Gospel. Bob also served as Minister of Music for a Baptist Church in Florida, as well as a Deacon and Bible teacher in 3 churches. He currently serves as an elder and equip teacher at Christian Life Fellowship. Bob’s primary passion is to teach the Sacred Scriptures. Bob is married with children and grandchildren.