Pastor Pedro was ordained as an associate pastor at Gospel Light under the Harvest Fellowship of Churches in 2004. He first came to Gospel Light in 1996. He had taught Pastor Jim’s children at Multicultural Magnet School, in Bridgeport. They have three daughters. Raquel, is a graduate of Gordon College in May, 2007. Marisol is a nursing student at Southern Connectucut State University, and Laura, is a graduate of Albertus Magnus University.
Pastor Pedro and Sister Amy came to know the Lord at the University of Conn. through The Navigators, a world-wide campus ministry in 1978. In 1983, Pastor Pedro was called to Bridgeport, CT from his hometown in Meriden, CT to be a math teacher at Harding High School.
In July 2009, Pastor Pedro retired from the Bridgeport School System to become Gospel Light’s second Senior Pastor, a role he served in for almost seven years. In January of 2017, Pastor Pedro and Amy decided that God was calling them to serve in a more missions-oriented capacity. He is serving Gospel Light as Assistant Pastor while they await an opportunity.