Alexis Pérez Alfonso

Alexis was born in Cienfuegos, Cuba in 1971. He grew up far away from God until he was 20 years old. He was studying medicine at the university when a friend talked to him about Jesus, after lot of Bible reading and spiritual fight he accept Jesus in his live and receive the grace of God. He was actively involved in a university Christian group that met every week at the first Baptist Church in Cienfuegos of whish he was a member until he graduate from the University in 1995. After his graduation he enters into the Baptist Theological Seminary of Havana. He studied there until 1999 when he got his a Bachelor Degree in Theology. During that time he serves y several churches. From 1999 to 2008 he served in three churches as a pastor in the central region of Cuba, in Zulueta, Placetas and Santa Clara. During this period he also was founder and professor of Homiletics, Hermeneutics and Hebrew of “Dr. Luis Manuel González Peña” Theological Seminary based in the First Baptist Church in Santa Clara. From 2005 to 2008 he got a Master Degree in Theology with emphasis in Youth Ministry offer by Youth Ministry International in cooperation with seminaries in Cuba. In 2008 he travels to England and lived there for one year to attend “Cornhill Training Course” from Proclamation Trust, a ministry that train leaders and pastors in expository preaching. When he came back from England he and pastor Elioenai Martiz founded Equipo Impacto a ministry focused on the training of leaders and pastors in the faithful and expository preaching of the Word of God. At the present he lives in Havana with his wife Lourdes and together they travel the Island preaching and running workshops in expository preaching. He expects to begin a Doctor of Ministry degree in Expository Preaching at Southern Theological Baptist Seminary in Louisville, Kentucky.