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Counselor , evangelist , Minister

Joseph Philip Chavez, American minister, evangelist, counselor. Ordained to ministry Assemblies of God, 1973. Recipient special recognition National Association Distinguished American High School Students, 1978, 79, 88, award of recognition Chaves County Community Action Agency, 1979.


Chavez, Joseph Philip was born on November 2, 1946 in Santa Fe. Son of Luther Philip Chavez and Maria Louise (Trujillo) Valdez.


Ministerial diploma, Latin American Bible Institute, El Paso, Texas, 1967. Student, Association of International Marathons and Distance Races. Community College, Greeley, Colorado, 1972.

BTh, International Bible Seminary, Plymouth, Florida, 1983. Master Ministry, International Bible Seminary, Plymouth, Florida, 1986. Doctor of Divinity, American Bible Institute, 1978.

Paralegal studies, Professional Career Institute, since 1990.


Director district youth ministries Center Latin American district council Assemblies of Gods, 1979-1982. Director Hispanic department Christian Anti-Communism Crusade, Long Beach, California, 1982-1983. Missionary evangelist Riverside Chapel, Laramie, Wyoming, 1983-1984.

Senior pastor, counselor New Life Assembly, Rupert, Idaho, 1984-1986. Senior pastor Emmanuel Christian Assembly, Fruita, Colorado, 1988-1991. Founder, director Living Room Coffee House Ministry, Sterling, Colorado, 1973-1979.

Founder, president Trinity Christian Academy, Roswell, New Mexico, 1976-1979. Founder, counselor Magic Valley Christian Counseling, Rupert, 1984-1986. Behavioral analyst Lower Valley Christian Counseling, Fruita, since 1988.


  • Ordained to ministry Assemblies of God, 1973.


Member, chairman Chaves County Community Action Agency, 1977-1979. Representative Logan County Council on Youth Placement, Sterling, Colorado, 1973-1976, Logan County Council on Aging, 1973-1976, Regional Council on Aging, Twin Falls, Idaho, 1985-1986. Member Minidoka County Council on Aging, Rupert, 1984-1985, Minidoka County Commission on Development Disabled Adults, 1984-1986.


Married Mary Dorothy Vigil, December 23, 1967. Children: Maurice Chandler, Simona Anissa.

Luther Philip Chavez Valdez

Maria Louise (Trujillo) Valdez

Mary Dorothy Vigil

Maurice Chandler Chavez

Simona Anissa Chavez