Dr. Lopez was born in Guadalajara, Mexico, and is 40 years old. His wife Melissa, who will turn 38 in May, is originally from Minnesota. She and Miguel will be married 15 years this June 19. They have 4 children: Emma (12), Ellie (9), Ethan (7), Eli (5).
He earned a Bachelor of Science in Electronics Engineering from the University of Guadalajara, Mexico and then a Master of Theology in Pastoral Leadership at Dallas Theological Seminary in 2005. Later, Dr. Lopez went on to complete his Doctor of Ministry in Pastoral and Executive Leadership at the Denver Seminary, Denver CO in 2018.
Dr. Lopez has served as Youth Minister in his home church in Mexico; ministry intern at Stonebriar Church, Frisco, TX; and Pastor at The Heights Baptist Church in Spanish, Richardson, TX from 2007 to the present time.
Dr. Lopez and his family joined our church as Senior Pastor in June of 2019.