Bishop Shaun D. Cooper is the founder of New Creation Family Church in Shreveport, LA, a growing, Spirit filled, interdenominational, multicultural church located in the heart of the South. He and his wife of 30yrs. First Lady Teresa, are both prolific teachers, preachers, authors, songwriters, recording artists and motivational speakers. Bishop Cooper is a loving father of two adult children, Shaun Cooper Jr. (Monique) and Crystal Cooper - Taylor (Dwayne Jr.) and a proud Papa of Dwayne Jr. ,Shaun III, Lillian and Israel. He serves alongside Bishop Mark & First Lady Jordana Filkey as vice presidents and residing bishop of Bridges Fellowship International, a Spirit filled, and multicultural, interdenominational fellowship network of Christen churches, ministries, and business person’s world wide. Shaun is prophetic in ministry, yet practical in his approach. He is also an accomplished musician, producer, and recording artist with a unique style and anointing that crosses racial barriers and cultural dividers around the world. Shaun is Founder and Ceo of Family Resources for Education and Empowerment Inc. a Non- profit that provides mentorship and leadership development through The School of Greatness program which targets at risk youth in High School as well as, Marriage and Family Enrichment seminars. As of 2010 School of Greatness has mentored over 700 at risk students and helped close to 100 youth receive their High School diploma with entry into College, Military or Workforce.
Pastor Teresa M. Cooper is Co-Founder / Co-Pastor of New Creation Family Church, located in Shreveport, LA. She received the Lord into her life at an early age.
Pastor Teresa has been working in full time ministry for over 20 years . She started her service at Cathedral of Love Christian Center in Visalia, CA where she served as Youth Pastor. From there she served as an Associate Pastor at West Coast World Outreach in Stockton CA, alongside her husband, before they relocated to Shreveport to pioneer New Creation Family Church, a multi-cultural interdenominational ministry.
In addition to presiding as Co-Pastor/Executive Administrator of New Creation Family Church, Pastor Teresa is also Vice-President of Wind of Pentecost Ministries, Inc. and is also Vice-President of Bridges Fellowship International, under the ministry leadership of Pastors Mark and Jordana Filkey.
Pastor Teresa actively travels throughout the country imparting the Word of God in a candid and refreshing way. She is a successful business owner who has a certification in Non-Profit Administration, licensed nail technician, songwriter, and praise and worship leader. In 2008 she added Author to her title with the release of her first book, Conquering Your Day.
She is the wife of Bishop Shaun D. Cooper and the mother of two --- Shaun Jr. (Monique) and Crystal Cooper-Taylor ( Dwayne Taylor Jr). Pastor Teresa gleefully joined the Grandma Club with the birth of her Grandchildren, Dwayne Jr., Shaun III, Lillian and Israel.