Pastors, Staff & Deacons

Meet the Pastor.

Lead Pastor

Pastor Daniel has served as Lead Pastor of Bethel Assembly since March 2022. Before coming to Bethel Daniel graduated from Southwestern Assemblies of God University with a bachelor’s degree in Church Ministries in May 2003, he has served "the church" ever since. Pastor Daniel and his wife Amanda started ministry serving as Youth Pastors for First Assembly of God in Farmington, NM for three years, one year at Hope Worship Center in Tulsa, OK, two years with Casa View Assembly of God in Dallas, TX, three years of ministry on staff as Executive Pastor & Program Director for Midway Family Church just outside of Roswell, NM, seven years as Pastors or First Assembly of God in Lovington, NM, Launched a church plant in Albuquerque, NM, and Served for three years as Assoc. Pastor for One Church Ruidoso, NM.
Daniel is also the owner of a mold & water damage restoration business and has a passion for People, The Church, and Creatively Communicating God’s Word. He and his wife Amanda have 3 boys of their own, Conner, Kaeden, and Gavin. Daniel enjoys graphic design, hunting and the outdoors, and anything to do with cars! (Yes, he’s a Gear Head).  He plays the guitar, collects model cars, and is still the undisputed wrestling champion of the O’Doherty family.

Meet the Staff.

Amanda O'Doherty


Andrea Betz

Office Administrator

Amado Gutierrez

Student Pastor

Adela Rich

Spanish Pastor

Meet the Deacons.

Guy Messina


Daniel O'Doherty


Keith Stoddard


Sean Dugan

Dr. Basil Anella


Cipriano Chavez