Raul Lavinz was born in Peru but have lived in Venezuela for many years. Pastor for over 25 years. Translator of languages, mainly Spanish and English, is also a reader and translator of biblical Hebrew, Aramaic and Koine Greek (New Testament Greek). He was President of the CEV Chapter Táchira (Evangelical Council of Venezuela). Married with Teolinda, they have three children. He lives in the city of San Cristobal, Venezuela.