PASTOR JESSE FORTALEZA
PASTOR JESSE FORTALEZA IS THE FOUNDER, AND SENIOR PASTOR OF TRUTH TABERNACLE CHURCH SINCE ITS BIRTHING IN 1998. PASTOR FORTALEZA ATTENDED THE APOSTOLIC CENTRE OF THEOLOGICAL STUDIES FOR 3 YEARS AND BEGIN SERVING AT HIS LOCAL CHURCH. AFTER SERVING AND PLANTING CHURCHES IN THE PHILIPPINES FOR 3 YEARS, AND HONG KONG FOR 5 YEARS, PASTOR FORTALEZA FELT THE CALL OF GOD TO MOVE TO WINNIPEG MANITOBA AND START A WORK THERE.
FOR THE PAST 19 YEARS, PASTOR FORTALEZA HAS PREACHED PHENOMENAL MESSAGES, PLANTED DAUGHTER WORKS AND TRAINED MANY INDIVIDUALS IN MINISTRY. THROUGH THE HELP OF THE HOLY SPIRIT, HE HAS ALSO REACHED COUNTLESS SOULS WITH THE GOSPEL AND TAUGHT MANY BIBLE STUDIES.
PASTOR FORTALEZA HAS SERVED IN VARIOUS POSITIONS SUCH AS THE FILIPINO EVANGELISM COORDINATOR OF THE UPCI, PRESBYTER AND THE NAM DIRECTOR FOR THE CENTRAL CANADIAN DISTRICT. HE NOW CURRENTLY SERVES AS THE SUPERINTENDENT OF THE CENTRAL CANADIAN DISTRICT. HE CONTINUES TO RESIDE IN THE CITY OF WINNIPEG WITH HIS WIFE, JANE FORTALEZA, AND 3 CHILDREN, JOSEL, JASON AND JESSICA.
REV. STUART HILLIER
Rev. stuart hillier has been a member of truth tabernacle church for 13 years. he is an ordained minister in the united pentecostal church. he has served faithfully as the secretary treasurer of truth tabernacle for 11 years as well as the care ministry coordinator and continues to do a fantastic job.
stuart is married to his wonderful and beautiful wife lorilie and have a wonderful son named jeremiah.
stuart's number one passion is to let the word of god be proclaimed on this earth and to see many souls saved by the power of the gospel of christ.
REV. JOSEL FORTALEZA
REV. JOSEL FORTALEZA'S MINISTRY WORK BEGAN AT THE AGE OF 9 AS THE DRUMMER FOR TRUTH TABERNACLE. HE SERVED IN THE AREA FOR OVER 12 YEARS.
AFTER GRADUATION HE ATTENDED NORTHEAST CHRISTIAN COLLEGE IN NEW BRUNSWICK AND COMPLETED THE 1 YEAR COURSE FOR THEOLOGY AND MUSIC.HE RETURNED AND WAS APPOINTED AS THE STUDENT PASTOR AND SERVED FOR 3 YEARS.
josel currently serves as the LEAD PASTOR OF ONE OF THE DAUGHTER WORKS, EMMANUEL UPC AND ALSO SERVES AS THE FILIPINO YOUTH DIRECTOR OF CANADA. Josel has a passion to see people unlock their potential in the kingdom AND TO SEE GOD'S WILL UNFOLD IN THEIR LIVES.
REV. NORMALEE NELSON
Rev. NORMALEE NELSON HAS been part of Truth Tabernacle’s multi-cultural congregation since its inception in 1998, and HER focus remains constant: to see many cultures come to experience Christ through our Christian Education program.
SHE IS a fourth generation Apostolic Pentecostal with a Pre-Master’s degree in Education, and now completing her last semester of the four year program at purpose institute to receive her advanced diploma in july, 2017. to god be the glory! HER daughter, Shelley, her husband, Barry and two grandchildren, Justin and Chantelle are HER pride and joy!
"I am thankful for the God-given ministries of teaching, mentoring and outreach, and my vision is to see that our students and teachers embrace the challenge to extend Christ’s Kingdom before His return."
REV. GLENN ANTONATION
Rev. Glenn antonation was saved in 1995 in campbell river, British Columbia. seven years after his salvation, he felt god calling him to become a minister. after a few years he moved to winnipeg where he currently resides with his WONDERFUL wife kelly, to children, logan, morgan, and son-in-law jeff, as well as handsome grandson, ephraim.
glenn is currently the outreach coordinator for truth tabernacle and has also been serving as the sunday school director for the central canadian district.
he is passionate about the word of god and see the impact that the word has on people. he believes that young and old, from any culture, it is a PRIVILEGE to serve our community.
REV. JIMBO DIONES
REV. JIMBO DIONES WAS BORN IN IMUS, CAVITE PHILIPPINES ON DECEMBER 19, 1976. IT WAS THERE WHERE HE WAS RAISED TO FOLLOW THE CALL OF GOD IN HIS LIFE. HE HAS COMPLETED THE LAYMANS TRAINING COURSE OVER A 2 YEAR TIME PERIOD AND HAS ALSO RECEIVED HIS BACHELOR OF SCIENCE IN COMPUTER SCIENCE AT THE PHILIPPINES CHRISTIAN UNIVERSITY OF MANILA. OVER THE YEARS, JIMBO HAS SERVED AS THE YOUTH PRESIDENT AS WELL AS THE OUTREACH MINISTRY DIRECTOR OF THE IMUS CHAPTER.
IN 2015, JIMBO AND HIS FAMILY MOVED TO CANADA TO CONTINUE HIS MINISTRY UNDER PASTOR FORTALEZA. IT WAS THEN WHEN HE RECEIVED HIS MINISTERS LICENSE AND BEGAN SERVING AT OUR CHURCH. JIMBO SERVES AS ONE OF OUR PRIMARY DISCIPLESHIP TEACHERS AND OUR MUSIC MINISTRIES BASS PLAYER.
ALONG WITH HIS WIFE, FELIZARDO DIONES AND SON MIJ, THEY CONTINUE TO RESIDE IN THE CITY OF WINNIPEG. JIMBO'S PASSION TO DRAW PEOPLE CLOSER TO GOD AND FAITHFULNESS TO THE WORK OF THE KINGDOM ARE SHOWN THROUGH HIS SERVANT HEART AND POSITIVE SPIRIT.