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Among the principal speakers: René ...
Among the principal speakers: René Pereira, pastor of Iglesia Bautista Glenview in Ponce, Puerto Rico, the largest Southern Baptist church among Puerto Rican Baptists, and Richard Harris, interim president of the North American Mission Board.
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...René E. PereiraRené E. Pereira
- Glenview Baptist Church.HC-07 Box 3992 , Ponce , PR 00731.Founder of the First Baptist Church in Glenview , in the town of Ponce
Former Director of the Biology Department in the Catholic University of Puerto RicoHe has Masters Degree in Microbiology Science of the University of Puerto Rico
.In 1978 he resigned as a professor and became a full time pastor of the church
church has a membership of over 2 , 000 , four missions and many outreach ministries in different countries of the world.
Recently established a Biblical Seminary in China.
Member of the Reference Board of Promise Keepers in Puerto RicoHe
wife Ana Luisa have one son , René
( also pastor of the Southern Baptist Church Convention ) and two daughters : Marimar and Glorimar , who serve actively in the church.
The keynote speaker for the event ...
The keynote speaker for the event was Rene Pereira, longtime pastor of the 2,500-member Glenview Baptist Church in Ponce, Puerto Rico.
Pereira told the assembly that "God has a specific, and not an improvised, design for His people.
Pereira, who at one time was professor of biology at a Catholic university in Puerto Rico, spoke from Ephesians 2:8-10 about how God prepares and disciplines His people.
"Failure and discipline mark a good time to get ready for revival if we understand God's work," Pereira noted.
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Robert E. (Bob) Reccord (right), president of the North American Mission Board, and Rene Pereira, executive director of the Convention of Southern Baptist Churches of Puerto, sign the first cooperative agreement between the two groups May 19.
Rene Pereira, pastor of ...
Rene Pereira, pastor of Iglesia Bautista Glenview in Puerto Rico, and Richard Vera, the California Southern Baptist Convention's multiethnic evangelism specialist, will be the featured speakers.