In April 2013, Pastor Choco was named one of TIME Magazine’s 100 most influential people in the world and recognized for his leadership and influence with the Evangelical and Latino audiences. Pastor Choco is also the author of three books; Amazing Faith, In the Gap and Stay the Course. He often makes others understand, his accomplishments are based on a life dedicated to God and His purposes. In other words, whatever the accomplishment, to God be the Glory!
Pastor Choco resides in the Humboldt Park community of Chicago, with his wife Elizabeth; they have three adult children, Alexandria, Yesenia and Wilfredo, Jr. and have welcomed their first granddaughter, Charlie Grace Gomez.