Meet the Ministry Team
Kefing Aperto-Berry • Senior Pastor
Kefing Aperto-Berry surrendered to the Lord in 2010 after sixteen years of the Lord’s faithful pursuit. He began serving the Lord as opportunities arose and in 2019, Resilient Life Church ordained him as senior pastor.
Pastor Kefing and his wife, Veronica, have been married since 2013. They have one son, Kalos, and are expecting a daughter in late 2019.
Pastor Kefing’s life verse is 1 John 4:4, “But you belong to God, my dear children. You have already won a victory over those people, because the Spirit who lives in you is greater than the spirit who lives in the world.”
In his spare time, Pastor Kefing enjoys spending time in the Word of God, hanging out with his family, and creating music.
Lou Murillo • Elder
Lou Murillo was saved by faith in Jesus Christ in 1980. Since that time, he has served the Lord in many ways and demonstrated himself to be a man of integrity. He was called to be an elder at Resilient Life Church in 2019.
Lou and his wife, Michelle, were married in 1990. They have three children, Brianna, Marcus, and Emilie, and one granddaughter, Noelle.
Lou’s life verse is Isaiah 40:31, “But they who wait for the Lord shall renew their strength; they shall mount up with wings like eagles; they shall run and not be weary; they shall walk and not faint.
In his spare time, Lou enjoys reading, outdoor activities, and family time.
Cesar Nunez • Deacon, Children’s Ministry Director
Cesar Nunez came to faith in Jesus Christ in April 2009, along with his wife and children. He has served at Resilient Life Church since it was planted in 2015, has been a deacon since 2019, and serves as a children’s ministry director alongside his wife, Lucy.
Cesar met Lucy over thirty years ago and they’ve been married since 1994. They have two daughters, Cassandra Hamilton (Jeremy) and Nyssa Nunez.
Cesar’s life verse is Joshua 24:15, “As for me and my house, we will serve the Lord.”
In his free time, he enjoys goldpanning, repairing and modifying cars, camping, gem and mineral collecting, visiting Texas, and serving others.
Jeremy Hamilton • Deacon, A/V Team
Jeremy Hamilton was saved in August 2009. He has been active in the local church since then and was called as a deacon at Resilient Life Church in 2019.
Jeremy and his wife, Cassandra, have been married since 2010.
Jeremy’s life verse is Philippians 4:13, “I can do all things through him who strengthens me.”
In his spare time, Jeremy is interested in rock hounding and coin collecting.
Lucy Nunez • Children’s Ministry Director
Lucy Nunez was saved by the grace of God in April 2009, along with her husband and children. She served in the church for almost a decade before taking on the role of Children’s Ministry Director with her husband, Cesar.
Lucy and her husband, Cesar, have been together for over thirty years, and married since 1994. They have two adult daughters, Cassandra Hamilton (Jeremy) and Nyssa Nunez.
Lucy’s life verse is Joshua 24:15, “As for me and my house, we will serve the Lord.”
In her free time, she enjoys goldpanning, camping, gem and mineral collecting, visiting Texas, and serving others.
Veronica Aperto-Berry • Pastor’s Wife
Veronica Aperto-Berry put her faith and trust in Jesus Christ in November 2001. She has served the Lord in a variety of ways including children’s, youth, college, and women’s ministries, as the Lord allowed.
Veronica and her husband, Kefing, have been married since 2013. They have one son, Kalos, and are expecting a daughter in late 2019.
Veronica’s favorite verse is Romans 1:16, “For I am not ashamed of the Gospel of Christ, for it is the power of God to salvation for everyone who believes.”
In her spare time, Veronica enjoys hanging out with her husband and son, and crocheting.
Nyssa Nunez • Worship Team Leader
Nyssa Nunez grew up hearing about the goodness of the Lord and accepted Him as her Savior in 2009. She has enjoyed serving in several ministries since then and is currently leading the worship team at Resilient Life Church.
Many verses have touched her heart, but John 8:58 remains her greatest encouragement. When Jesus proclaims, “I AM,” she is filled with awe, being reminded that He is the God who was, who is, and who is to come.
In her free time, she enjoys hearing and watching stories, whether that be from television, books, or people. She loves to create and to spend time with her family and friends.
Michelle Murillo • Worship Team
Michelle Murillo was saved in 1980. She has served the Lord faithfully in many ways since then. She is currently a blessing in the worship team at Resilient Life Church.
Michelle and her husband, Lou, have been married since 1990, and have three children, Brianna, Marcus, and Emilie. They have one granddaughter, Noelle.
Michelle’s favorite verse is Galatians 6:9, “And let us not grow weary of doing good, for in due season we will reap, if we do not give up.”
In her spare time, Michelle enjoys baking (which is a blessing to us all!) and spending time with her family.
Cassandra Hamilton • Worship Team Leader
Cassandra Hamilton was saved in April 2009. She has served in various ministries, including children’s ministry, for many years, . She is currently leading the Resilient Life Church worship team with her sister, Nyssa.
Cassandra and her husband, Jeremy, have been married since 2010.
Cassandra’s life verse is Galatians 2:20, “I have been crucified with Christ. It is no longer I who live, but Christ who lives in me. And the life I now live in the flesh I live by faith in the Son of God, who loved me and gave himself for me.”
In her free time, she enjoys spending time with the Lord, worshiping, singing, and being with her family.
Isaiah Minyard • Worship Team
Isaiah Minyard was raised in a Christian home and dedicated his life to the Lord when he was 15 or 16. He grew up playing worship music for the church in children’s ministry, home fellowships, and wherever else God led. He is currently a blessing to the worship team at Resilient Life Church.
His favorite verse is Romans 8:28, “And we know that for those who love God all things work together for good, for those who are called according to his purpose.”
In his spare time, Isaiah enjoys playing music and hanging out with his friends and family.
Christine Fuller • Administrative Assistant
Christine came to know Jesus Christ in 1995. She has enjoyed serving the Lord in many different ways since then. She is currently grateful for the opportunity to handle the administrative needs of Resilient Life.
Her life verses are Isaiah 43:1-5, “Fear not, for I have redeemed you; I have called you by name, you are mine. When you pass through the waters, I will be with you; and through the rivers, they shall not overwhelm you; when you walk through fire you shall not be burned, and the flame shall not consume you. For I am the Lord your God, the Holy One of Israel, your Savior. ... Because you are precious in my eyes, and honored, and I love you, I give men in return for you, peoples in exchange for your life. Fear not, for I am with you.” She rejoices to know that the same God who gave nations for Israel gave His own life for her ransom and He can be trusted to walk with her no matter what challenges life may bring.
In her spare time, she loves to read, knit, bujo, travel, and wrestle over theology with trusted brothers and sisters.
If you have any questions regarding the church, please feel free to contact Christine at the link below.