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Omar Rodriguez


Omar oversees EFCA ReachGlobal staff and ministry in Latin America and the Caribbean. Along with his wife, Rebecca and two sons, they served as missionaries in Mexico City and Venezuela for 11 years. Along with a team from EvFree Fullerton, he helped to plant Maple Evangelical Church. Omar studied at Pomona College, Moody Bible Institute and Talbot School of Theology. Mostly, he hopes that someday, he’ll grow up to be like Jesus.

Joyful Hope in Caring for Ailing Parents

How one couple honors their elderly parents through joy and daily care