Our Pastors
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Charles A. Tapp

Title: Senior Pastor

Email: ctapp@sligochurch.org

For nearly 40 years and in many scenarios, Charles Tapp has served as a pastor, professor, administrator, writer and radio/television host sharing God’s love and saving grace with the world. His ministry is fueled by the message found in... Read More...


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Don McFarlane

Title: Pastor For Administration and Adult Ministries

Email: dmcfarlane@sligochurch.org

Originally from Jamaica, Don McFarlane worked as a pastor and church administrator in the British Union for thirty three years. He and his wife Mary have three children and five grandchildren. Pastor McFarlane is excited about the return of Jesus... Read More...


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Pranitha Fielder

Title: Pastor for Discipleship & Congregational Care

Email: pfielder@sligochurch.org

Pastor Fielder has been a part of the Sligo Church community since 2001, as a member, youth worker, coordinator for New Community Fellowship, youth leader, Youth and Young Adult Pastor, and now as... Read More...


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Gerardo Lopez

Title: Pastor for Children and Family Ministries

Email: glopez@sligochurch.org

Born in Oaxaca Mexico, Gerry immigrated to the United States in 1971. His family lived in California most of his life and he is a fourth generation Adventist who loves serving the church especially kids and youth. Gerry graduated with a B.A. in... Read More...


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Richard Castillo

Title: Pastor for Media and Outreach

Email: rcastillo@sligochurch.org

Growing up around Tulsa, Oklahoma Richard became used to the impressive severe weather and the “talk to anyone” friendliness of the Middle America. Richard has hit the ground running with skill sets including Photography,... Read More...


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Cheryl Wilson-Bridges

Title: Pastor For Worship

Email: cbridges@sligochurch.org

Cheryl Wilson-Bridges serves as Sligo’s pastor for worship. She holds an MA in Practical Theology, Worship and Renewal, and a doctorate in Strategic Leadership. The thesis for her Masters was, “A Resource Manual on Worship... Read More...


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Joseph Khabbaz

Title: Pastor For Youth and Young Adults

Email: jkhabbaz@sligochurch.org

Originally from Sydney, Australia, Joseph served as Director of Tertiary and Young Adult Ministries for the South Queensland Conference prior to his call to Sligo Church. Joseph has worked as a Chartered Accountant... Read More...



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