Pastor Jaime Garces has been serving as pastor of Vida Nueva since 2010. Before coming to Vida Nueva, he had been helping other Spanish churches with the teaching of the Bible mostly with the adult ministries. He was born in Cali Colombia and came to live in New York City at the age of eight. In 1985 he came to know Jesus Christ as his savior through a local church in Queens New York. He has been married for 30 years to Amparo and has two boys and a daughter also a beautiful Granddaughter. His vision is to see as many Spanish speaking people as possible come to know Jesus Christ as their Lord and Savior and to equip them to love and serve him fervently.