David and Ilda Vistine have been the Lead Pastors at Las Cruces First Assembly since 1993. He also serves as the Assistant Superintendent for the New Mexico District Council of the Assemblies of God. They have two sons living in Rockford, Illinois and Las Cruces, New Mexico, who both are credentialed ministers, and 8 grandchildren.
Pastor Vistine graduated from Southwestern Assemblies of God University with a B.A. Degree in Pastoral ministry. He is also a coach for the Leadership Development Resources, helping pastors and churches to develop healthy ministries. He and Ilda just celebrated 46 years of marriage in February 2017.