Luis Solis was born in Puerto Rico and was raised on the island as well as New York. His education from Rutgers University, as well as the U.S. Air Force, enabled him to become a successful businessman. Luis received Jesus Christ as his Lord and Savior in 1994 and immediately felt the desire to serve Him. He attended Calvary Chapel Bible College in Old Bridge, New Jersey which is an extension of the Murrieta, California campus. By the year 2001 he was part of the pastoral staff at Calvary Chapel Old Bridge and in 2002 he was ordained and became their missions pastor. In November of 2004, Pastor Luis felt called to minister in an established church in Kearny, New Jersey. At the time the fellowship was a denominational church seeking direction from God. Luis, and his family have been serving the Lord at Calvary Chapel of Kearny since March of 2005.