AJ and Ruth Gibson

Location: Mexico

Status: Serving in Mexico

AJ and Ruth Gibson have been missionaries to Mexico since 2004. After AJ completed a Ph.D. in New Testament, the Gibsons moved to Monterrey, Mexico where they served for five years on the faculty and administration at the Christian University of the Americas. While in Monterrey, they also served as church planters in a village outside of the city. In 2009, they relocated to south Texas where AJ served for several years as Mexico Field Director for a mission organization dedicated to training and sending church planters to unreached people groups around the world. In 2013 the Gibsons moved to Oaxaca, Mexico where they continued to provide leadership for their organization’s church planting missionaries and teams.

AJ and Ruth joined Reaching and Teaching in early 2015. Their ministry now focuses on church strengthening and leadership training throughout southern Mexico. AJ and Ruth also actively serve in their local church, and AJ is Reaching and Teaching’s Region Director for Latin America. They have five children: Jonathan, Christian, Katelyn, Hudson, and Sofia.