Sammy Alfaro is a pastor-scholar whose research interests focus on doing theology from and for the Pentecostal Latina/o church and community. He is an ordained bishop with the Church of God (Cleveland, TN) and founding pastor of Iglesia Nuevo Dia (New Day Church), a Latina congregation in Phoenix, AZ. He is Professor of Theology at Grand Canyon Theological Seminary. His publications include Divino Compañero: toward a Hispanic Pentecostal Christology and a co-edited work with Nestor Medina, Pentecostals and Charismatics in Latin America and Latino Communities.
But how could Trump seduce a great majority of the Jesus-believing, Bible-thumping, church-attending evangelical conservative community when his values are so contrary to those of Jesus, the Bible and what the church should stand for?