Our church staff works as a team to offer the best possible resources for everyone, whether you are a first time guest or a regular attender. Each member of our team is a leader who prioritizes the overall goals of the church.

Israel Sotolongo

Senior Pastor

Pastor Israel is the senior and founding pastor of Tabernacle of God Church.  Along with his wife, Maria, both planted a church in the Tampa Bay area over 35 years ago.  Along with serving as the Senior Pastor, he is also the primary preaching pastor in Spanish.  He also hosts a radio show in Spanish.  Pastor Israel has been married to his wife Maria for over 35 years.  They are the parents of two boys and grandparents to 9 amazing little boys and girls.

Listen to his sermons in Spanish HERE




Tito Sotolongo

Associate Pastor

Pastor Tito has been serving as the primary preaching pastor in English since 2010.  Before then he had been volunteering for over 12 years in the Youth Ministry and Worship Ministry.  Pastor Tito is also a writer and has self-published his first book REVOLUTIONARY: The Mark Of A Godly Misfit In The Making.  He has been married to his high school sweetheart Alisha since 2007 and is a proud father to his three boys; Josué, Josiah, & Jeremiah.

You can read summaries of his sermons and other thoughts about Jesus and how to follow Him in the world we are living today at his blog www.TitoSotolongo.com