About Our Pastor

Fernando Cabrera is the senior Pastor New Life Outreach International Bronx, New York. Fernando received Christ in his life at the age of 17 years old. Accepting Jesus radically changed the course of his life. Born in the Bronx, NY but raised in California Fernando received a calling from God in his early 20's to begin a church in the Bronx, NY. In the early 1980's he met a Pastor by the name of Victor Torres who took him under his wing, mentored him and provided him with wisdom he would need in his journey. After serving in Richmond, Virginia as the Director of New Life for Youth; a rehabilitation center for young men under Pastor Victor Torres, New Life Outreach Int'l Richmond, VA he set off to begin New Life Bronx in 1988.
In 1988 Pastore Fernando moved his family to the Bronx, New York. Fernando had a BA in Biblical Studies and returned to school for his Masters Degree in Counseling, and again returned to complete a doctral degree. Pastor Fernando has worked as a NYC Department of Education Guidance Counselor for many years & later became a professor at Mercy College. In 2009 Fernando felt it was time to make more change in the Bronx and with the encouragement and backing of his congregation Pastor Fernando also became NYC Councilman for Disctrict 14 in the Bronx. Recently, winning his second term.
Pastor Fernando is passionate about seeing people come to a relationship with Jesus Christ. He has devoted his life to outreach ministry and building a church with a culture for the people of the Bronx.

Pastor Fernando has been married for over 25 years to Elvia Cabrera and has two children Lissette Feliciano, married to Carlos Feliciano & Joshua D. Cabrera. He is a proud grandfather of Zechariah Feliciano & Nehemiah Feliciano. All of whom serve along side him in the ministry at New Life Bronx.

New Life at Kips Bay Boys & Girls Club
1835 University Avenue
Bronx, NY 10453
NewLifeBX@gmail.com
New Life Outreach International