June Missionaries of the Month
Cruz and Keydi Paniagua
Cruz and Keydi Paniagua have been church planters and pastors in Venezuela. They have also served as National Education Directors and founders of the Center for Ministerial Training of the Church of God in Venezuela (CEMK). Training a new generation of leaders and ministers for service and planting new churches. Since 2016 they have lead church planting processes in Colombia, Peru and Ecuador. And since 2019 they founded the CPX (department of church planting and development in Latin America). Training leaders throughout the continent and catalyzing so far the planting of more than 3124 churches in 19 countries. Cruz and Keydi also coordinate two refugee centers, one in Venezuela for high-risk children and another in Ecuador where they serve migrants in refugee status. His passion in ministry is preaching, leadership development, teaching and church planting.