Pastor Ludivina Lopez Gonzalez, often known by her childhood nickname Ludy, was born on August 30, 1969 in Dorado, Puerto Rico to Reverend Juan A. Lopez Carrillo and Reverend Nereida Gonzalez Aponte. Pastor Ludy, was born and raised in the Ministry, with both parents establishing the first church in the community of Doraville, Dorado in 1976. The ministry of Pastor Ludy López, started as an Evangelist at the age of 16 years old. Apostle Ludy Lopez is the proud mother of two daughters, Naomi Giselle Gonzalez and Nalani Michelle Gonzalez, who are musicians in the worship ministry.
Apostle Ludy’s ministry has been influenced by international mentors starting from her parents Pastors Juan A. López and Nereida González, Pastor Rafael Cuevas Sr. from Jacksonville, FL, Bishop Mark Carghill from Whidbey Island, WA, Bishop Dem Overcash and Pastor Ajai Overcash from Japan, Bishops John and Anne Gimenez from Virginia Beach, VA and now Apostle Wanda Rolón as her spiritual covering for over 12 years.
Being called to form leaders through the Gospel of Jesus Christ, the leaders of her church and other ministries of which she mentored, officially ordained her as the Apostle of the Path of Liberty Movement on February 22, 2009. The ministry of Apostle Ludy López has characterized itself for its integrity, authority, prophetic word, and passion for God and his people; an international ministry who by the grace of God has reached Japan, Mexico, Honduras, Cuba, Nicaragua, the Dominican Republic, Puerto Rico, Chile, Canada and United States. Apostle Ludy López is the founder of a bilingual and multicultural church in Tavares, FL and she also serves the community of Leesburg, FL as a committeewoman of precinct 68.
Pastor Plácido Freites serves as our Worship Pastor alongside his wife Pastor Naomi González-Freites, our Associate Pastor and daughter of our Senior Pastor Ludy López. They both have experience serving in multiple worship and media ministries at different levels of leadership. They both share a passion for music and media arts, and hope to use their talent to help the local community. Originally from Venezuela, Pastor Plácido is a Civil Engineer working in the expansion of The Villages. Pastor Naomi is a professional videographer with a degree in Communications from the University of Puerto Rico, Rio Piedras Campus.