The judge doesn't have to recall the bench warrant at all. It is the defendants responsibility to make sure everyone has his current address. The failure to do so may cause a judge to leave the person in jail until the case is resolved or the person goes to prison.
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The person can remain in custody until the case is tried or a guilty plea is entered. There is no set time period for a judge to rule on any motion to recall a bench warrant. Many judges never have hearings on them. I would encourage you to hire a lawyer who can aid in getting either the bond reinstated or the person out of jail.