Al Macias, Professor of Bible, preaches for the Southwest Iglesia de Cristo, Austin, Texas. He received his formal academic education at Pan American University. He is also a graduate of the Sunset Spanish School of Preaching as well as the Southwest School of Bible Studies. He also preached for the Iglesia de Cristo in Clarksville, Texas, for seven years. Brother Macias has spoken on lectureships throughout the brotherhood, and has conducted foreign and local evangelistic campaigns to Costa Rica as well as to the interior of southern Mexico. For a number of years he conducted a local television program in Austin by which the Gospel was preached to thousands of Spanish-speaking viewers. In addition to his regular preaching and teaching work, brother Macias also translates Bible class materials into the Spanish for use in foreign evangelism.