Senior Pastor of Only Jesus Mission Church. Faith and Community Empowerment (FACE) as Chairman of the Board. 51st President of the Southern California Korean Ministers Association. General Affairs of the Korean Christian Council in America. Co-Executive Director of Holy City Movement . Christ Mission University as Academic Dean of LA. Wilshire Center Koreatown Neighborhood Council. Orange County District Attorney Community Advisory Board. Criminal Justice Law School. Anchorage Police Academy. California Police Academy. Alaska State Narcotic officer Academy United States Department of Justice drug enforcement Academy. SWAT (Special Weapon Attack Team Academy). Certified Police officer in Alaska. Certified police officer in California.
Lucia Kim graduated from UC Berkeley where she first received the call to be a witness for Jesus Christ. She studied Development Studies with the focus on East Asia, in hopes that one day God will use her skills to evangelize to the ends of the earth. She has served with SOON Movement Global, a college campus ministry, for the past 7 years in hopes to raise up a generation that will truly follow Christ and live to serve His Kingdom. With her recent move from New Jersey to California, she is enjoying the sunny weather and the cheap tacos.
Jane is currently working as a youth pastor at Berendo Street Baptist church since 2002, and loves spending time with young people and being supportive to them however she can. She completed her MA in Spirtual Formation and Soul Care from Talbot School of Theology in 2016 and has been working as a Spiritual Director at Biola University since then. She cherishes walking with believers in their faith journey and helping discern God’s movements. She enjoys studying and hopes to go back to study more soon. She is currently reading Dune and re-watching the X-files, but also enjoys watching old movies, drinking coffee, eating good food, going for a run, traveling and taking naps. She is also a crazy cat lady and has 2 adorable cats.
Pastor Ben has an MA in Pastoral Care and Counseling from Talbot Seminary and MDIV from International Theological Seminary. He has been serving young people in various campus and youth ministries for the last 13 years. He also established his own Christian counseling practice (www.redeemingcommunity.org) to help families and young people cope with relational difficulties. He is deeply committed to the well being of families. His vision is to restore broken homes and individuals with the love of Jesus Christ and by the power of the Word of God. He currently serves as the Lead Pastor of Jubilee Church in Frisco, TX.
Benjamin C. Shin has served in the ministry as a pastor, parachurch leader and professor for more than 20 years. He is a graduate of UCLA, Talbot School of Theology and Dallas Theological Seminary. He enjoys reading, music, sports (especially the UCLA Bruins) and spending time with people. His vision and passion includes mentoring leaders, rebuilding churches and teaching the Word of God. He is married to his bride, Jen, and has two wonderful boys named Adam and Zachary. He currently serves as Associate Professor of Bible Exposition and Director of the Asian-American Ministry track for the Doctor of Ministry at Talbot School of Theology in La Mirada, Calif.
Talbot, School of Theology (M.Div): 2018-present Undignified Student Team Leader 2017-2018 EM Worship/College pastor at Beautiful Church