Jorge Olea

Position: Pastor –Spanish Ministry

Birthdate: July 9

Spouse: Pastor Teresa Olea

Children: Jonathan Olea (Shawnee) and grandson Jackson.

Education: Doctor in Theology and Pastoral Studies

Evangel Staff Q&A


What is your favorite dessert?

What is your favorite restaurant in Louisville?
Cheesecake Factory.

What would we be surprised to know about you?
At my age, I don’t have ANY wrinkles.

What’s the No. 1 most played song on your iPod?
“His Glory is falling over me” (Spanish song).

If you could go anywhere in the world where would you like to visit?

Who would you like to go to dinner with?
My family (they are the best people in the world).

What is one of your favorite quotes?
“Always, always say the truth.”

What chore do you absolutely hate doing?

Do you have any hobbies?
Crosswords and Sudoku.

What would you do with $5 million?
1) Tithe 2) Pay my debts 3) help the needy.

Who is your favorite author?
Jorge Luis Borges (Argentinean author).

What is the first thing you bought with your own money?
Clothes for my family.

What is your favorite scripture?
Romans 8:1-6.

How long have you been at Evangel and what brought you here?
I have been at Evangel for almost nine years. The Lord brought me here. I have a passion to win souls for Christ and my goal is to share the Gospel with the entire Spanish community of Kentucky and Southern Indiana.