1987- Movida International founders, Thomas and Mechthild Vogelin arrived in Melipilla, Chile.

1990- Thomas and Mechthild Vogelin lead the first CIMA conference, in Chile, with 23 participants.

1997- The Vogelin family moved to Argentina, thus expanding the Movida ministry to two countries (Argentina and Chile).

1999- The first CIMA took place in Argentina with 80 participants.

2002- Movida Paraguay was formed.

2002- The Short-Term Program began.

2003- Movida Editions produced the first devotional book.

2007- The first international CIMA conference was held in Argentina with 1,000 participants.

2008- Movida Bolivia was formed.

2009- Movida Peru was formed.

2010- The second international CIMA conference was held in Argentina with 2,200 participants. 

2011- Movida Ecuador was formed.

2012- Movida Germany was formed.

2013- Movida USA was formed.

2014- The third international CIMA conference was held in Argentina with 2,500 participants. 

2014- Movida Costa Rica was formed.

2015- Movida Brazil was formed.

2015- Movida Switzerland was formed and was gifted the “missions-central” in the town of Walzenhausen.