A leader in the Hispanic Christian world, Danilo Montero, will preach and sing in Spanish at 7 p.m. Friday at Vida Nueva/Heritage, 4801 44th St., Rock Island.

Montero is one of the pioneers in the renewal of Christian music in Latin America. He has recorded more than 20 albums throughout his 25 years of ministry that are sung in Latino-speaking churches around the world. His talent won him the 2008 Billboard Award for Latin music’s best Christian music album with the song, “Your Love.”

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He leads the Spanish-speaking ministry at Lakewood Church, Houston.