Kevin Palau is president of the Luis Palau Association, a Portland, Oregon based ministry that has shared the Good News of Jesus Christ with 1 billion people around the world through Kevin’s father, evangelist Luis Palau.
Kevin joined the Palau Association in 1985 and began directing the day-to-day operation of the ministry in the late 1990’s. Under his leadership, LPA has produced some of the largest Christian events ever staged, including festivals that have drawn crowds from south Florida to south America of up to 1 million people. The festival model for mass evangelism is based on free, family-friendly celebrations that bring together well-known Christian and main-stream music artists, prominent Christian athletes, extreme sports exhibitions, interactive children’s areas, and much more.
While Kevin’s brother Andrew joins Luis Palau as an evangelist in his own right, Luis remains the leader and driving force of the ministry. “As long as Dad continues proclaiming the Gospel—and he shows no signs of slowing down—I’ll encourage the team to take full advantage of his spiritual gifts and steadfast commitment to evangelism. We must do everything we can as a team to share the Good News with a world that is searching for hope.”
Kevin Palau es presidente de la Asociación Luis Palau, un ministerio con sede en Portland, Oregón, que ha compartido la Buena Nueva de Jesucristo con mil millones de personas en todo el mundo a través del padre de Kevin, el evangelista Luis Palau.
Kevin se unió a la Asociación Palau en 1985 y comenzó a dirigir el funcionamiento diario del ministerio a finales de los años 90. Bajo su dirección, la LPA ha producido algunos de los mayores eventos cristianos jamás organizados, incluyendo festivales que han atraído a multitudes de hasta un millón de personas desde el sur de Florida hasta Sudamérica. El modelo de festival para la evangelización masiva se basa en celebraciones gratuitas y familiares que reúnen a conocidos artistas musicales cristianos y de la corriente principal, destacados atletas cristianos, exhibiciones de deportes extremos, zonas infantiles interactivas y mucho más.
Aunque el hermano de Kevin, Andrew, se une a Luis Palau como evangelista por derecho propio, Luis sigue siendo el líder y la fuerza motriz del ministerio. “Mientras papá continúe proclamando el Evangelio -y no muestra signos de desaceleración-, animaré al equipo a aprovechar al máximo sus dones espirituales y su firme compromiso con la evangelización. Debemos hacer todo lo posible como equipo para compartir la Buena Nueva con un mundo que busca esperanza.”
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