I am Beth Paz a Minister a Neighbor a Preacher a Kingdom Builder
Growing up in the state of Washington, Beth wanted to be an international missionary, but God redirected her to pursue inner-city missions in Fresno, California. She invested 11 years in leadership development and incarnational ministry with InterVarsity’s Fresno Institute for Urban Leadership, and served 3 years as the Director of High School Ministry at First Presbyterian Church in Fresno. Beth married Ivan in 2010 and they navigate a cross-cultural relationship while living strategically for the Kingdom in the multiethnic neighborhood of Fresno, CA. In 2019 Beth graduated from Fuller Theological Seminary with her Masters of Divinity and is currently a candidate for ordination in the Evangelical Presbyterian denomination.
Beth has traveled to 30 countries and served as a North American delegate for the Lausanne Movement’s 2016 Younger Leaders Gathering in Jakarta, Indonesia. She is a passionate communicator of the Gospel and preaches at conferences and churches across the United States and internationally. During her time at Fuller Theological Seminary she was the 2018 recipient of the Hooper – Keefe Preaching Award and the prestigious Parish Pulpit Fellowship (2019-2020) where she lived internationally in Guatemala. Today she lives in Albania, where she continues to cultivate and build the Kingdom of God.