Pastors Marcelo & Paula Barioni are both from Brazil and they have been in the U.S. , as ministers, since 1997. They were both youth pastors for four years in Stockton until 2001 when they moved to New Jersey to become Associate Pastors for 6 years.
In 2006 they felt the Lord calling them back to Stockton to start a new ministry and finally in 2007 they transitioned back to California.
From 2007 to 2014, they worked together with their 3 children: Mateus, Elias and Israel in their new ministry until finally in 2015, they connected with New Season CWC Sacramento under the leadership of Rev. Samuel and Eva Rodriguez, becoming the New Season Stockton Campus Pastors in December 2015.
On August 28, 2016 New Season Stockton had their Grand Opening with a full house and the presence of all the pastors from all New Season campuses.
Pastors Marcelo & Paula Barioni believe they were deliberately placed in Stockton for such a time is this to rebuild, to revive and to restore the city of Stockton.