El Rey Jesús, anglicized as King Jesus Ministry, is a Christian Apostolic and Prophetic church located in Miami
with a general attendance between 15,000 and 20,000 individuals per week. According to Christian News Report, the church is the largest Hispanic church in the United States
. While the church has long been known as El Rey Jesús, as the church continues to reach out to a multicultural region, the anglicized name of King Jesus Ministry is becoming known throughout the Miami area.
The founders of the church are Apostle Guillermo Maldonado and his wife, Prophet Ana Maldonado. Maldonado arrived in Miami from Central America, while his wife, Ana, arrived from South America
. After nine years of traveling and preaching throughout Central and South America, Maldonado believed that God had called him to establish a ministry in Miami, as a central base, in order to expand the Gospel to the nations of the World
The current church property includes worship facilities comprising 100,000 square feet (9,300 m2) with a capacity to simultaneously reach 7,000 people, at a final cost of 18 million dollars; in today's market, the property is worth well over 30 million dollars.In 2010,Plans include the development and construction of a church campus and temple resembling a sporting stadium or arena with capacity to accommodate a high volume of visitors exceeding 20,000 people.