Their Stories


Karen Rojas - CMRC Peruvian Associate - Iquitos

My name is Karen Elizabeth Rojas Torres, I was born in Iquitos, the capital of the Peruvian Amazon, I grew up in a Christian home where my parents taught me about Jesus since I was very young.

When I was little I liked to go to the EBDV – Escuela Bíblica de Vacaciones (Holiday Bible Classes) where they taught us about Jesus and God’s love for us, the sacrifice God made in sending his Son to die for us to save us from eternal death.  Read More...



César Arrega - Guatemala

CesarCarinaFamilyReadMore"We are a regular family trying to serve the Lord with all our strength".  We are a kind of teamwork, my wife Carina and children in where everybody is trying to help each others.

Our family is growing up, and Esteban my son likes to play and run all day long.

My little princess is Susanna, and she is discovering the world around her, it is funny and we really need a lot of energy to be with them. My precious wife is my "right hand" because she is with me working hard and she is supporting me in this ministry that we receive from the Lord.  Read More...


Rosario and Wilmer – Pisco, Peru

WilmarRosarioReadMoreRosario and Wilmer have 7 children – the youngest 4 years old. Their home was destroyed in the earthquake of August 2007. As earthquakes are common in Peru, they live wondering is it going to start again like the last big one?”

Rosario grew up in the mountain region where there are no earthquakes. She and Wilmar now live in Pisco where he has a lot of brothers and sisters in the church.   Read More...



David Chavez & Duska Jovanovic - Urubamba, Peru

DavidDuskaReadMoreMy husband David and I came to Peru in January 1998 after having received the call of God to go to this beautiful country with its beautiful people.

Originally we lived in Germany, serving in our little church in Munich (at that time it still was a Latino group) and at that time we had no intentions of going to Peru “ever”.   Read More...



Joshua and Ana - Florida, Cuba

JoshuaAnnaMy name is Josué Seide Haiti (Joshua). I was born in a Christian home in 1971. I have 3 brothers and 2 sisters.

My father came from Haiti in 1951and my mother is a Haitian descendant who was born in Cuba. My father’s friends from Haiti would go visit with us very often and I got to understand French Creole language before starting primary school.  Read More...