Hispanic East Director
Pastor Raul E. Escalante is the director of the East Sector of Open Bible's Hispanic Ministries, covering the Southeast, East, and Central regions.
Raul is lead pastor of First Spanish Open Bible Church in Sunrise, Florida, and is a member of the Southeast Region board of directors. He and his wife, Dora, who is also credentialed and serves as associate pastor of Sunrise, are originally from El Salvador. Both accepted Jesus as Savior in 1979 at the Open Bible church in Hialeah, Florida. A 1993 graduate of Inste Bible College, Raul has served as an INSTE (Institute of Theology by Extension) facilitator since 1995.