Doug encountered Jesus as the Lord of life and became a member of the New Bern Church of God in 1988, He entered into ministry in 2001. First serving as the student ministry pastor for 12 years, 7 years as the Associate Pastor and he became the Lead Pastor in 2019. His passion in ministry is sharing Christ and growing individuals. He has been blessed with a beautiful wife, Denise, two children, Joshua and Christy and 3 grandchildren. He is a fan of the Carolina Panthers and UNC Tarheels basketball.
Angela GattasWorship Pastor
Angela joined the New Bern Church of God staff in 2015 when she surrendered her gifts and talents to the Lord. As our worship leader, she uses her passion to bring people into the presence of the Lord. She and her husband, Kevin have 5 children, Macy, Addison, Ryan, Aydan and Jonathan. She is a coffeeholic and loves playing the piano
Louise is the receptionist for the New Bern Church of God and has been on staff since 2009. She serves in many capacities in the church. She is a certified Lay Leader in the Church of God having completed Mobilize and receiving 11 different specializations through this powerful program. Her love and passion to serve is a blessing to many people throughout the church and community.
Edgar RomeroHispanic Minister
In 1997, Edgar began the Hispanic Ministry in the New Bern Church of God. Under his leadership, this ministry has grown and continues to flourish. Edgar, along with his wife Martha, strive to build faith and Christian fellowship within the Hispanic community. Rev. Martha also serves as the accountant of the church. Edgar and Martha have two children, Zulay and David.