Pastor Tamara Bio
He obtained a B.A. in Religion, with an emphasis in Pastoral Ministries (2001) and M.A. in Christian Leadership (2003) from VUSC. Being a counselor and mentor for Hispanic students at VUSC, he co-foundedLas capillas en español while he worked as Administrative Assistant for the Center for Urban Studies and Ethnic Leadership (CUSEL).
As adjunct Spanish professor and K-12 credentialed substitute teacher (SAUSD & CNUSD), Fernando is a devoted pedagogue who also served as Academic Dean at The Latin American Bible Institute of California (LABI-CA) for two years. Currently, Fernando is dedicated to writing manuals for churches and has three forthcoming books, Unvistazo a nuestrahispanidad(a treatise on Hispanic Theology), Escritura y composición(a methodological approach to written composition), and Métodos de Investigaciónpara el Estudio de lasEscrituras(a hermeneutical approach to biblical research). He has completed various seminars in Conflict Management, Ecclesial Organization, Leadership and Pneumatology (with a major emphasis on glossolalia).
Fernando is one of the leading professors at The Latin American Theological Seminary (LATS), teaching courses such as Hispanic Culture, Greek, and Systematic Theology. As ordained minister, he holds credentials from the General Council of the Assemblies of God (Springfield, MO).
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