Get To Know Us

We Are Family

Habitation Church exist as a vibrant family of hope filled believers who deeply experience the eternally transformative power of Jesus and express the joy of His kingdom.

We are a local church with a global directive.

We strive to create a culture of worship and enthusiasm so people can experience the Heart of the Father. We want to be lead and equipped by the Holy Spirit in order to serve and walk this spiritual journey.

Whether you are new to the family of faith, a life-long believer, or a seeker we cannot wait to connect with you and pursue God's presence until the world changes.

Our Lead Pastor

Pastor Eliel grew up in a family of preachers, visionaries and church planters. From early childhood he’s had a desire to see Christ’s love manifest in people’s lives. His message is focused on transformation, renewal, leadership, christian living, and the power of the gospel. Armed with a bachelors of Arts in Psychology, a Masters of Divinity, vision and the love of his life, his wife Lisandra Gonzalez, Pastor Eliel and Pastor Lisandra have been serving as lead pastors of Habitation Church, a beautiful congregation in the city of Holyoke MA since 2015. Together they have two children, Twins Samuel and Eliana, or lovingly called power and glory.

Eliel & Lisandra Gonzalez

Lead Pastors

Vision Support Team




Senior Leadership | Worship Leader

Our Staff


Women's Ministry Lead


Youth Ministry Lead


Christian Education


Christian Education


Worship Leader


Young Adults Director


Technical Coordinator | Youth Coordinator

Dorcas Santos Rios

Kid Ministry Lead Assistant