Samuel Baez began as the Youth Pastor of Assembly of God of Center Moriches in Aug. of 2006. In January of 2011, he became the Associate Pastor of the church and now, along with the youth, oversees the other ministries of the church. Before coming to Center Moriches, Pastor Sam served in the Bronx as Youth Pastor at Church of the Revelation for six years. His wife, Stacy, helps in teaching both the youth and young adult ministries. Together they also are the head leaders of the Couples Ministry. They are blessed with four wonderful children, Joey, Rachel, Maria-Lissa, and Emmanuel. When they can, Pastor Sam and his wife enjoy spending their free time together playing video games, watching their favorite TV shows and eating chocolate.