Mighty Fortress Christian Fellowship Leadership
Mighty Fortress Christian Fellowship is blessed to have a leadership team who is truly dedicated to Christ and accomplishing His will.
Below are brief bios of our leadership team and their qualifications for ministry.
Sammy Lopez is one of the most sought-after communicators in the nation and speaks to over thousands of people of all ages each year. He has been a keynote speaker/communicator for many conferences, conventions, school assemblies, camps, churches, corporate businesses, political organizations, and has been seen on the 700 Club,TBN,and Daystar Christian Television.
Pastor Sammy has ministered with ministries and organizations such as Chuck Colson and Prison Fellowship, The Billy Graham Evangelistic Association, The Samaritans Purse, Professional Athlete Associations and Ministries, and Politcal Organizations. Sammy is currently a member of Team First and Goal and First and Goal Ministries.
In December of 2006, Pastor Sammy was invited to try out with the Austin Wranglers in the Arena Football League. Pastor Sammy has concluded his free agency in the AFL and will use his experiences as a testimony to proclaim that the Lord grants the desires of our hearts. You will find the ministry of Pastor Sammy Lopez relevant, humorous, and Biblically challenging!
Sammy, his wife Judy and daughter Alivia currently reside in San Antonio, TX and is the lead pastor of Mighty Fortress Christian Fellowship and is an Ambassador and on the Speakers Bureau for the ministry organization I Am Second.
Pastor Omar Martinez currently serves as Executive Pastor at Mighty Fortress Christian Fellowship. Under the shepherding of Lead Pastor Sammy Lopez, Omar has refined his calling as a minister of the gospel.
Although he was called to ministry by way of worship nearly 20 years ago, Omar added teaching to the fold soon after. Omar met his beautiful wife, Abril, while serving at Mighty Fortress and has been happily married since 2000, with three wonderful children.
Omar also utilizes his passion for wellness and fitness, through his body, mind, spirit ministry, where he regularly spends time exercising and sharing his testimony on weight loss and better health.
Omar has recently been working on sharing God’s people in action through video blogs and his new Youtube Channel called www.beablessing.tv
Dr. Roland Lopez
Dr. Roland Lopez is a Church Planting Specialist for the San Antonio Baptist Association, San Antonio, TX, He has led Evangelism/Discipleship conferences in more than 25 Hispanic Fellowships in Texas.
Dr. Lopez serves as a Church Consultant and spends his time coaching pastors and ministers in order to help each individual reach his/her God given potential.
He has taught conferences on Sharing Your Faith, Reaching the 3rd & 4th Generation English Speaking Hispanic, and How to Give an Effective Invitation.
Dr. Lopez has preached in local churches and State Evangelism Conferences in 27 different states in the United States and held Evangelism Crusades in 6 foreign countries.
Dr. Lopez is one of the most sought after Bilingual Evangelists in our Nation. (Spanish / English).
Family & Mens Pastor
Pastor Daniel Cavazos would like to see men set free from the lies they believe that contradict God's truth in their lives.
Daniel devotes his time and effort to see men live free, bearing the image of Jesus Christ and to see men lead in their families, church, and marketplace.
Through leading weekly studies, Daniel works to see men trained in the Word of God, and promotes a system of male discipleship for the Church that provides sound biblical content that promotes consistency in mature manhood.
Josh Tapia is a nationally and internationally known full-time evangelist committed to going everywhere to reach everyone with the Life of Christ.
For over 24 years, Josh has shared the Gospel through revivals, crusades, camps and local church outreach events. His preaching style is simple and understandable and his use of real life experiences along with a bit of humor make his messages relevant to people of all ages.
Josh is fluent in both English and Spanish, which makes him an effective bilingual communicator.
Our passion for the student ministry is that this generation does not fall into the "norm" of society - that revival break out in the hearts of students, and turn back to the Lord. -In their hearts humans plan their course, but the Lord establishes their steps.