R.R. Tavárez is a second-generation Latino immigrant of Dominican and Puerto Rican decent. He earned a dual undergraduate degree at Kuyper College in Bible and International Business. He is a student of Calvin Theological Seminary, where he is completing a Master’s Degree in Divinity. Tavárez is passionate about equipping urban leaders with cross-cultural leadership and ministry skills. He has served in various ministry roles and enjoys traveling as a workshop leader, preacher, and speaker. He is currently the pastor of En Vivo Church, a burgeoning church plant in the city of Grand Rapids.

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