Iglesias Bautistas en merida
Pastor Larry Allred y Tammy Allred
El misionero Larry Allred es pastor fundador de la Iglesia Bautista Mérida Norte desde 2001.

Los Allred llegaron a Mérida con la intención de fundar una nueva iglesia, iniciando con un estudio en su domicilio, y un año después se trasladaron al local actual. Tienen cuatro hijos adultos y cuatro nietos.

Missionaries Larry Allred y Tammy Allred

Missionary Larry Allred is the founding pastor of the North Mérida Baptist Church.  He and Tammy have also helped to plant three other churches - South Merida Baptist Church, San Jose Tzal Baptist Church and Ciudad Caucel Baptist Church.


When the Allreds arrived in Merida in the spring of 2000, they first began a home Bible study.  The next year the Lord provided a building for them to purchase for the first church plant.  In September of 2001 the North Merida Baptist Church had their grand opening service. In 2008 Larry recived his masters in biblical studies through Lousiana Baptist University. In 2009, Larry and another local Baptist missionary co-founded the Baptist Bible Seminary. In May 2014 Larry recived his PHD in christian counseling through Louisiana Baptist University.


Larry and Tammy have four adult children and five grandchildren.

Pastor Jesús Mendoza & Elizabeth Aguilar

South Mérida Baptist Church

Jesus Mendoza is pastor of the South Mérida Baptist Church, and with his wife Elizabeth they are evangelising and making disciples . He also is part of the first generation of the Seminary.

Tammy is in charge of the youth ministry at the North Merida Baptist Church. She and a team of young adults lead weekly youth meetings and participate in the overall spiritual development of the Jr. and Sr. high youth.

Tammy Allred

Jr. and Sr. High

Youth Ministry

Erick Rico is pastor of the Caucel City Baptist Church. He and his wife Cristina are evangelising and making disciples . He is also a part of the first generation of the Seminary.

A. Erick Rico Camacho
& Cristina Diaz 

Caucel City Baptist Church

José and Marifer founded the San Jose Tzal Baptist Church  on July 8, 2012.
Before planting the church in the village of San Jose Tzal, they served as the children's ministry directors for 5 years at the North Merida Baptist Church and was a part of the church planting team of South Merida Baptist.  They both graduated from our Seminary in June of 2013.

Pastor José Yam & María Fernanda Barroso

San José Tzal Baptist Church

Enrique is in charge of the music ministry and leads the North Merida Baptist Congregation in worship at each service.  He also coordinates the music for special outreach events and combined services throughout the year among the three churches in our network.

Hno. Enrique Villamil

Worship Ministry