Feliberto Pereira is Founder and Executive Director of Southwest Good Samaritan Ministries in Los Fresnos, Texas, a ministry devoted to the hidden world of the poor in the Brownsville-Matamoros, Mexico area. Every summer, Southwest Good Samartian Ministries hosts hundreds of young people for mission trips at a five-care facility called Casa Compasion (House of Compassion) where they learn to serve the poor first hand through service projects. Feliberto is a 2009 recipient of the national Americanism Medal by the Daughters of the American Revolution (DAR). The pastor of Ebenezer Christian Church in Los Fresnos, he is a frequently-sought speaker in the United States and Latin America.
Chris Kelley is a writer and strategic communications consultant who spent 27 years at The Dallas Morning News, where he won many national journalism awards as a reporter and completed his journalism career as editor of the newspaper's award-winning website, DallasNews.com. A church elder, Chris is the writer of Feliberto's memoir, I was a stranger, hope for a hidden world (Brown Books).