Bishop Holloway and Pastor Helena

Bishop Blair Holloway Bishop Holloway grew up in the San Diego County area. He attended Mt. Miguel High School in Spring Valley and then attended Grossmont College. As a teen, Bishop Holloway experimented with alcohol and drugs and continued to live a life on the edge. After graduating from high school, Bishop Holloway decided to play football and after 2 years received a football scholarship to Fresno State. While participating in spring football drills, he began to realize that something was missing in his life. He had attained his dream, but that didn’t really satisfy. One of the football players on the team identified Bishop Holloway’s hunger for something more and introduced him to Jesus Christ at the age of 20. Blair received his Bachelor of Arts in Public Administration from Fresno State. He received his Master of Divinity Degree from Oral Robert’s University. Bishop Holloway also holds a Master of Arts degree in Christian Studies. Bishop Holloway is the Founder and Senior Pastor of Christian Life Center of San Diego. Bishop Holloway was consecrated to the office of Bishop in August of 2008 by the Church of God of Prophecy. Bishop Holloway is the President & Founder of Blair Holloway Ministries Inc., a ministry dedicated to 21st century leadership development. He and his beautiful wife Helena have been married for 26 years. They are the proud parents of 3 children, Jordan, Luke and Bianca. Blair has a heart for empowering God’s children to a life of Victory in Christ Jesus.
Pastor Helena Holloway Pastor Helena Holloway is a devoted mother of 3 children, a business woman, and serves alongside of her husband Bishop Blair Holloway as Co-Pastor of Christian Life Center of San Diego. Helena accepted the Lord at the age of 5. She attended Oral Roberts University and graduated with a Bachelor of Science in Telecommunications. Helena has been a Certified Licensed Real Estate Appraiser for the past 25 years. Helena currently is working towards her Master of Arts degree in Christian Studies. Helena has a heart for women and desires to empower Christian women to become whole in their spirit, soul and body. She believes that every woman can have peace and the fulfillment of their heart’s desires if they place Christ first in their life. Helena has been charged to raise up an army of intercessors and women who pray to the Lord of the Harvest for God to send out laborers into His harvest field.

Pastoral Staff

Assistant Pastor Charles & Pastor Malisa Hill Pastors Charles and Malisa Hill have been in Ministry with Bishop Holloway and Pastor Helena for over 23 years. They have been married for over 36years and are the proud parents of 2 children; Charity and Benjamin. Pastor Charles received his Bachelor of Science in Business from Washington State University. Pastor Charles and Pastor Malisa are 2004 graduates of San Diego International Bible College’s L.E.A.D. School of Ministry. Pastor Charles and Malisa have served in full time ministry for over 26 years and have a heart of leading God’s people into worship. Pastor Malisa serves the children of Christian Life Center of San Diego and also helps in our drama and worship arts department. Pastor Charles also is a gospel recording artist with 2 albums to his credit.
Assistant Pastor Henry & Kathy Holloway Pastor Henry and Kathy Holloway have been members of Christian Life Center for 17 years. Pastor Henry and Kathy have been married for 55 years. They are the parents of 2 children; Blair and Aaron and have 5 grandchildren. Pastor Henry is a 24-year navy veteran and worked in the rigging industry for another 20 years. Pastor Henry serves as the director of Joseph’s Pantry a ministry that provides food and benevolence ministries to the San Diego community. Kathy worked in the financial and insurance industry and is retired and serves in our stewardship department. Pastor Henry is a 2005 graduate of San Diego International Bible College’s L.E.A.D. School of Ministry and served as an ordained elder in the Presbyterian Church for 10 years and in Christian Life Center of San Diego for 5 years. Pastor Henry was ordained to the gospel ministry in 2008. Pastor Henry and Kathy enjoy going to the movies and each other and spending time with their children and grandchildren.
Assistant Pastor Ray & Pastor Trina Toilolo Pastor Ray and Trina Toilolo have been members of Christian Life Center for over 17 years.  Pastor Ray and Bishop Holloway have known each other for over 38 years. Pastor Ray and Bishop Holloway played high school and college football together. Pastor Ray and Trina have been married for over 36 years and are the proud parents of 4 children; Ray Jr., Chasity, Levine, Sydney and 6 grandchildren. Pastor Ray and Trina are 2003 graduates of San Diego International Bible College’s L.E.A.D. School of Ministry. Pastor Ray holds a Bachelor’s Degree from San Diego Christian College. Pastor Raymond was ordained to the gospel ministry in 2006 and Pastor Trina was ordained in 2016. Pastor Ray and Pastor Trina are  founders of GridIron Ministries which ministers to the student-athletes and youth of San Diego. Pastor Raymond and Pastor Trina are active in the sports lives of numerous adults, youth and children.
Assistant Pastor Tina Willis

Elder Team

Lead Elder – Wash Giddens
Elder Danny Bell
Elder Alex Gonzales
Elder Daren Moore
Elder Wayne Morris
Elder Manual Silva
Elder Subrina Woods
Elder Tasha Woods


Lead Deacon – Robert J. Rush, Jr.
Deaconess Robyn Abadie
Deaconess Irene Barreras
Deaconess Jenna Bell
Deaconess Richelle Caldwell
Deacon Ronald “Smokee” Gaines
Deaconess LaShaunda Gaines
Deaconess Debbie Gonzales
Deacon Morris Hardin
Deaconess Karimah Lamar-Rush
Deaconess Lucia McCauley
Deaconess Edna Moore
Deaconess Lonette Morris
Deacon Tim Okuboye
Deaconess Cheryl Okuboye
Deaconess Helen Porter
Deacon Merle Porter
Deaconess Diana Saucedo
Deaconess Suzanna Silva
Deaconess Tammy Strayhorn
Deacon Mark Watkins
Deaconess Niecy Watkins
Deaconess Ethel Young
Deaconess Brenda Allen
Deacon Mancy Thompson
Onie Bass (Candidate)
Christina Bass (Candidate)
Herb Anderson (Candidate)
Patty Anderson (Candidate)
Gilda Maldanado (Candidate)
Maureen Thompson (Candidate)

Min. Interns ’20

Anthony Larceval
Thomas Alailima
Donna Torregano
Cory Torrengano
Mancy Thompson
Maureen Thompson 
2021 Ministry Intern Invitees
Desiree Jordan
Doreen Alailima
Chariti Hill
Alexis Bryant
Billy Smith III
Cynthia Smith 
Billy Smith II
Jocelyn Hernandez
Joe Williams
Severo Barraras
Luke Holloway
Maea Alailima
Tony Lamar
Robert Rush Sr.
Jacob Castillo
Blanca Castillo
David Strayhorn
Isaiah Strayhorn
Shevawn McGee
Charlotte Latham
Martel Porter
Eric Kilbourne
Cookie White Kilbourne