Pastor Gil Torres has been a member of the Lighthouse Baptist Church in Lemon Grove, CA (near San Diego) for thiry-one years. He served in the US Navy for 9 years. He has been the Spanish Pastor for Lighthouse Baptist Church for 19 years and for the past 6 years has been pastoring a new church in Tecate, México, Tabernacle Baptist Church. He is also an instructor at the Lighthouse Bible Institute. In 2012 Pastor Torres received an honorary doctorate in theology. In addition to pastoring, he is also a part of the Fires of Evangelism team, traveling to Spanish speaking countries to preach and teach the gospel.

MY LITTLE CHILDREN, LET US NOT LOVE IN WORD, NEITHER IN TONGUE; BUT IN DEED AND IN TRUTH. ~ 1 JOHN 3:18