Pastor Ruben Villarreal

Pastor Ruben Villarreal is a fifth-generation Texan. After being born in Houston, Texas, his family moved to Pasadena, Texas, where he currently resides, when he was eight years old. He graduated from Pasadena High School in 1994. After his high school graduation, he attended San Jacinto College, before transferring to Houston Baptist University. There, he earned an MBA, as well as a MAP. At the age of eighteen, he started teaching youth at La Iglesia del Pueblo, a church founded by his father. He is now currently co-pastor of La Iglesia del Pueblo, along with his father. In 2001, Pastor Ruben and his father founded Radio Aleluya, and Aleluya TV in 2012. Pastor Ruben is also the current director of Pueblo’s Royal Christian School, a private school founded by his father in 1999.

Pastor Roberto Ruben Villarreal

Pastor Roberto Ruben Villarreal is a fourth-generation Texan. He was born in Falfurrias, Texas, a small town in the valley of Texas. At the age of thirty, he came to know Jesus Christ as his personal Savior. A few years later, he became a tent evangelist, traveling throughout different parts of south Texas preaching the Gospel. In 1981, he and his family moved to Pasadena, Texas and, along with his wife, founded La Iglesia del Pueblo. Currently, La Iglesia del Pueblo is one of the largest Hispanic churches in the greater Houston area. In 1999, Pastor Villarreal founded Pueblo’s Royal Christian School, a private school with the purpose to serve families of Pasadena and its surrounding areas by offering affordable Christian education for their children. In 2001, Pastor Villarreal and his son, Ruben, founded Radio Aleluya, and Aleluya TV in 2012.