Filipe is the son of José and Elisa Rodrigues. He came to study at EMF’s School of Biblical Studies in 2011 and in 2013 completed a degree in Biblical and Theological Studies at the Portuguese Bible Institute. Filipe was appointed assistant pastor in the church at Alto do Moinho in 2013. He became a member of EMF in 2014.
As assistant pastor to José Rodrigues in the Alto do Moinho church, Filipe preaches regularly and directs the youth and music ministries. All age groups are represented in the congregation.
Since 2013 Filipe has been a lecturer in the Portuguese Bible Institute where he teaches an introduction to Hebrew and the Old Testament.