Jessica Cabrera (President & Operations)

Jessica currently serves as the President at Mount Calvary Christian Church in La Feria, Texas. She resides in Weslaco, Texas. Jessica obtained her Bachelor’s Degree in Criminal Justice in 1996 and her Master’s Degree in Criminal Justice-Executive Management/Leadership in 2014. Jessica has worked in the criminal justice field for over 25 years. Jessica has been in a committed relationship with Belinda Martinez for over 5 years. They have two daughters, Ferni Cabrera and Costa Martinez and a grandson, Jeremiah Cabrera. Jessica became an Ordained Minister in 2020 and has been an active member at MCCC since 2016 when she began her spiritual journey. Jessica is involved in community outreach and works closely with the LGBTQI+ community and individuals living with HIV. Her main goal is to bring more people to the Kingdom of God through love, compassion and education. Jessica is a firm believer in MCCC’s motto….. God Loves Everyone. Jeremiah 1:5: “Before I formed you in the womb I knew you, before you were born I set you apart”

Jo Gonzales-Valle (Board Member, Worship Leader)
Jo currently serves as the Worship Leader for our Worship Team, God's Echo as well as a Board Member. She resides in Harlingen, TX with her wife who is also on the worship team. She has been a member at MCCC since 2015 and has been on the worship team for five years. Jo serves at MCCC because she wants to be part of the calling God has for our church. She wants to continue to spread His love to the lost and the saved. She wants to remind our church and the community ofHis faithfulness and share with others through everyone God places in her path. 
Maribel Garza (Board Member, Community Outreach)
Eli Palacios (Pastor & Board Advisor)

Eli currently serves as an advisor to the Mount Calvary Christian Church board. He lives in Edinburg, TX but hails from the Delta area (Monte Alto, Edcouch-Elsa) and graduated with a Bachelors in Political Science from Brown University in 2006. He has worked in the Education field for the past 14 years and received his Masters in Educational Administration from the University of Texas Pan American in 2015. He He married the love of his life on April 10, 2021. 

At MCCC he is a member of the MCCC worship team as a drummer and occasional vocalist. He believes that Jesus Christ is the son of God and that we live to serve just as Christ. He currently oversees organizational aspects of the church including webmaster duties. He was also a member of the 2019 Leadership Development Cohort through The Reformation Project. ​ He has been a member at Mount Calvary Christian Church since the spring of 2017. 

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Meet the MCCC Leadership Team