Dr. Thomas & Pastor Candace Manning

Pastors Tom and Candace Manning are the lead pastors of Christian Life Center. They were elected in July 2011, and prior to coming to CLC, they were the Senior Pastors of Vienna Christian Center, in Vienna, Austria, where they served in that capacity since 1999. They were appointed as Assemblies of God World Missionaries in 1994 and served in Budapest prior to their move to Vienna. Both Pastors Tom & Candi graduated from Southeastern University where they met and were married in 1990. For many years they have had a passion for ministry in the multi-ethnic environment, along with a desire to see a powerful move of God’s presence in South Florida. Pastor Tom received his Doctoral Degree in Ministry Leadership and Church Growth in 2017, and also serves as the Pen FL District Missions Director. Pastor Candi oversees Precious Promise Academy, Christian Life Academy and Coral Ridge Christian Academy.

Our Team

Executive Team

Tom Manning

Lead Pastor

Candace Manning

Executive Pastor of Spiritual Life &
Women's Ministry

Steven Chapman

Executive Pastor of Multisites &
Coral Springs Campus Pastor

Hugh Nelson

Executive Director of Operations

Kevin Richelieu

Executive Pastor of Ministries


Nadine Raphael

Teaching Pastor/Evangelist

Alex Umole

Sunrise Campus Pastor

Samuel Roman

Spanish Campus Pastor

Kristian Reyes

Weekend Experience Pastor

Shawn O'Neill

West Boca Campus & Outreach Pastor

Erak Christofis

Kid's Pastor

Angel Agustin

Youth Pastor

Charles Butler

Discipleship & Ministries Pastor

Caleb Rosenbarger

Associate Kids Pastor

Andrew Manning

Associate Pastor of Global Partnerships


Monique Logan

Life Groups Director

Tammy Cartwright

Business, Finance & HR Director

Emmanuel Nina

Facilities Director

Konata & Amanda Small

Young Adults Directors

Bradley Reyes

Creative Director