Eric Flores was saved at the age of 6 yrs. old. He then rededicated his life to Jesus Christ when he was 16 yrs. old. He began serving in the ministry, teaching the Bible, and preaching the gospel, in October 1999 at the age of 17. He also studied at Calvary Chapel Bible College, and graduated in Spring 2002. He served the youth of Calvary Chapel Upland for 8 years. He served on staff at Calvary Chapel Upland as the Youth Pastor for 4 of those years. He then went and served as a full-time Missionary in Mallorca, Spain for 3 years. He was ordained June 17, 2009. While there, he had the privilege of serving as an Assistant Pastor and teacher at the Bible College. Afterwards, he served as a Missionary in Malaga, Spain for 1 year. He moved to Los Angeles, CA October 1, 2011, with the hopes of planting a church in Venice Beach, CA. Regeneration Church was launched January 4, 2014 in Venice, where Eric served as the Lead Pastor. Eric resigned October 1, 2018 to start a transition period. The Lord is leading him to be a missionary in Whangarei, New Zealand. He will be the Strength & Conditioning Coach at Lion’s Den MMA Ministries, serving in the area of administration at Calvary Chapel Whangarei, & starting a Prison Ministry.
He handed over the ministry in Venice to his assistant Pastor Jeff Shelp (Ordained January 2018). Jeff will be launching Venice Uprising (Parachurch ministry) in the Spring of 2019.