Pastor Tom's Tortilla Soup - Coastal Bend Family Worship Center

Oct 31, 2022


Welcome to Coastal Bend Family Worship Center, where we proudly present Pastor Tom's Tortilla Soup - a delicious culinary delight that combines the richness of Mexican flavors with a touch of spirituality. Dive into a bowl of this heavenly broth and experience a divine journey for your taste buds.

About Pastor Tom's Tortilla Soup

Pastor Tom's Tortilla Soup is a signature dish that has been cherished by our congregation and the wider community for years. This traditional Mexican recipe has been lovingly passed down through the generations, originating from Pastor Tom himself. This soup holds a special place in our hearts and is an integral part of our family-centric worship center.

Authentic Ingredients

To ensure an authentic and unforgettable experience, Pastor Tom's Tortilla Soup is made with the freshest, finest ingredients sourced locally. We believe that the quality of the ingredients is essential in creating a remarkable dish. The soup showcases a delightful blend of flavors brought together by the following key ingredients:

  • Chicken: Tender and juicy chicken breast, perfectly cooked to infuse the soup with a generously savory taste.
  • Tomatoes: Ripe, succulent tomatoes bursting with flavor add a natural sweetness and acidity to the broth.
  • Onions: Caramelized onions lend a touch of sweetness and depth to the soup, enhancing its overall aroma and taste.
  • Garlic: Fresh garlic cloves add a rich pungency, contributing to the soup's robust flavor profile.
  • Spices: A masterful blend of spices, including cumin, chili powder, and paprika, provides an aromatic and zesty kick to awaken your senses.
  • Tortilla Strips: Crispy homemade tortilla strips garnish the soup, adding a satisfying crunch and texture that complements the velvety broth perfectly.
  • Garnishes: To elevate your soup, we recommend topping it with freshly chopped cilantro, tangy lime wedges, and creamy avocado slices.

Preparation Process

The preparation process of Pastor Tom's Tortilla Soup is an art form mastered by our skilled chefs. Every step is meticulously executed to create a harmonious blend of flavors that will warm your soul. Here is an overview of the process:

  1. Sauté the Aromatics: Start by sautéing the onions and garlic in a pot until they turn golden and release their fragrant aroma.
  2. Add Chicken and Spices: Add the chicken breast, along with the perfectly balanced combination of spices, and sear until the chicken is cooked through.
  3. Tomato Base: Introduce the diced tomatoes to the pot and allow them to simmer and meld with the other ingredients, lending their vibrant red color and natural sweetness to the soup.
  4. Simmering Magic: Allow the soup to simmer on low heat, allowing all the flavors to fuse together and create a delightful symphony for your taste buds.
  5. Garnish and Serve: Finally, ladle the steamy soup into bowls, garnish with tortilla strips, fresh cilantro, lime wedges, and avocado slices. Serve with warm tortillas or crispy tortilla chips on the side for an extra crunch.


At Coastal Bend Family Worship Center, Pastor Tom's Tortilla Soup is not just a dish, but a symbol of our dedication to faith, community, and good food. We invite you to join us and experience the delightful flavors and the warmth of our congregation. Indulge in this divine soup and let it soothe your soul while tantalizing your taste buds.

Visit our website or come to our worship center to savor the heavenly flavors of Pastor Tom's Tortilla Soup. It's a culinary adventure you won't want to miss!

Karen Walker
🌮🙏 A heavenly blend of Mexican flavors and spirituality!
Nov 8, 2023