Ruth Padilla DeBorst serves as Director of Christian Formation and Leadership Development with World Vision International. As a board member of the Latin American Theological Fellowship, she is tasked to serve on the Networking Team of INFEMIT (The International Fellowship for Mission as Transformation). Ruth has been involved in leadership development and theological education for integral mission in her native Latin America for many years. She lives in Costa Rica where she shares parenting of their blended, multicultural family with her husband, James Padilla DeBorst, and community life with the members of Casa Adobe.
Ruth will be teaching "Theology and Ministry in Latin America" Summer 2016 as part of the Regent College summer En Route series of courses. Encounter Latin American Christianity both intellectually and experientially through personal and critical engagement with theology and ministry in San José, Costa Rica. Join Ruth and Regent professor Diane Stinton as they examine the historical, theological, and practical manifestations of this important expression of Christianity, along with its implications for the global church. This course is offered at The Center for Interdisciplinary Theological Studies (CETI) in San José, Costa Rica.