Senior Associate Pastor
Pastor Frances Huezo
Is the Senior Associate Pastor of the Center of Praise Ministries. She was born in El Salvador and has always diligently obeyed the called of God on her life. She was saved and called to the ministry in her childhood and started preaching when she was 17 years old. After graduating high school in her native country, she immigrated to the United States and settled down in Sacramento California after living one year in San Francisco.
After attending Sacramento City College and Sacramento State University for her general studies, she moved to Southern California where she graduated from Spirit Life Bible College. After graduation she worked as the Director of Missions, Evangelism and Missions Instructor, Director of Community Outreaches and Associate Pastor of Embassy Christian Center in Costa Mesa, California. While living in Southern California she also traveled extensively preaching the gospel and founded Embajada Cristiana her first Spanish church.
After moving back to Sacramento, she had the opportunity to work as part of the staff of Christian Faith Church where she founded Centro Cristiano de Fe. During her years with Centro Cristiano de Fe she had the opportunity to keep traveling the world doing short missions trips, had a very successful Christian Radio Show and collaborated with different community faith based organizations as Spanish-English interpreter/translator.
In 2012, Pastor Frances joined her congregation with the congregation of Centro de Alabanza then the Spanish congregation of Center of Praise Ministries. After a year of working as the Associate Pastor for Centro de Alabanza and over twenty years of ministry she took a semi-sabbatical to start Gracia Global a Spanish leadership training ministry.
Currently, Pastor Huezo is an ordained minister whose biggest passion is to preach the Word and train the future generations of our congregation. She feels honored to serve as part of the leadership team of Center of Praise Ministries.