Officially beginning their work as missionaries with World Reach in January of 2015, Sergio and Gina Benavides have established their ministry in Bogota, Colombia. As a Bible Institute Coordinator and teacher, Sergio plays a vital role in expanding the network of World Reach Bible Institutes in the Latin American theatre, and engaging more Colombians in Christian leadership through the Institute’s training. Sergio will also assist other Bible Institute Coordinators in the Latin American theatre in exploring new areas for potential Bible Institutes, and as new areas are found optimal, aiding our staff in the process of establishing new Bible Institutes. Gina’s ministry specializes in caring for and ministering to children in Colombia.
Sergio Benavides graduated from the Word of Life Bible Institute in Argentina in 2006, and has previous experience doing various work at the Bible Broadcasting Network Radio Station in Colombia. He taught at World Reach Bible Institutes beginning two years prior to gaining career missionary status with World Reach, and led a youth camp ministry beginning eight years before joining World Reach.