| Marco Barrientos|
| 28 June 1963 (age 52)
Mexico City, Mexico (1963-06-28) |
Musician, author, pastor
Contemporary Christian music
Latin Grammy Award for Best Christian Album (Spanish Language)
Yo Soy tu Padre, No Puedo Parar de Alabarte, Viento Mas Fuego, Transformados, Yo Soy tu Esperanza
Marco Barrientos Wikipedia
Marco Barrientos (born 28 June 1963 in Ciudad de México) is an Evangelical Christian Music artist, pastor, author, teacher, and speaker known for combining practical biblical principles with the flow of prophetic songs.
Barrientos is best known for his albums "Sin Reservas", "Es Hora De Adorarle", "Transformados", and "Ilumina".
Born in Mexico, Barrientos graduated from the Bible Institute Christ for the Nations in 1985.
He is a worship leader and international speaker, and since his graduation, he has been in full-time ministry, beginning as associate pastor of "Amistad Cristiana" in Mexico City. He remained there for 13 years, and then he founded the ministry "Amistad Cristiana Internacional" and the music label "Aliento Producciones", of which he is president.
Barrientos has 30 recordings of praise and worship, and is the author of the books "El plan de Dios para ti" (God's plan for you) and "Muéstrame Tu Gloria" (Show Me Your Glory). He travels extensively, carrying the conference "Aliento del Cielo" throughout the world and more recently to ELAM, "Escuela de Líderes y Artes del Ministerio" (School of Leadership and Art of Ministry). In 2004, he and his wife began the church "Centro Internacional Aliento" in Arlington, Texas.
He is also the director and host of "Avivanos", (Revive us) an annual worship conference part of Amistad Cristiana Internacional, Inc.
He and his wife, Carla, have been married for fifteen years and currently reside in Dallas, Texas, along with their two children, Daniela and Marco.