MEET OUR joy manhattan STAFF
Bachelor of Arts (Economics), University of Chicago
Master of Divinity, Princeton Theological Seminary
Married to the wonderful Bethany. They love enjoying their children: Ezekiel, Nehemiah and Lydia.
“But thanks be to God! He gives us the victory through our Lord Jesus Christ.” (1 Corinthians 15:57)
Master of Divinity (Missional Studies) Liberty Baptist Theological Seminary, VA
Master of Arts (Intercultural Studies) Liberty University, VA
Bachelor of Science, Animal Science - Tennessee Tech University, TN
Wife: Kimberly. Daughter: Anna
Shirley serves as the Administrator for Joy's Manhattan campus overseeing all of it's operations. Shirley is passionate about prayer and encouraging and calling people out into their callings as sons and daughters of the King Most High. She is a mother to 2 beautiful and quirky girls and the most blessed wife to her husband, a hunter.
Born and raised in Queens, NY. Sam serves behind the scenes as our A/V Chief. With technology becoming ever-present in the modern church, Sam strives to make technology as transparent as possible so that the focus during the worship service is on one thing: Jesus.
Apart from being a techie, Sam enjoys eating McDonald's, competing in table tennis tournaments, and collecting Coke reward points. He has a bachelor's degree in Computer Science and is currently working as an IT professional for a healthcare agency.
Jane was born in the city of Busan in South Korea, where she lived until the age of 8. After immigrating to New York with her family, she grew up in Queens while learning to play the piano, the violin, and to swim. She adores children and is passionate about using creativity to help them understand the heart of God. She shares her love for arts and craft with the children as they explore the exciting stories of the Bible together.
Born in Korea, but then grew up in the Korea of NJ (Fort Lee). Now James considers himself a city boy though after receiving his education at NYU. He is married to the beautiful, charming, talented Yurie and they call Astoria home. He is passionate about connecting everything to the gospel of Jesus Christ, serving others, and feasting on or creating deliciousness.
OUR NJ Pastors
Pastors: Matthew Kim, Julius Kim, Young Ho Hwang
OUR CHILDREN'S MINISTRY DIRECTOR
OUR Manhattan DEACONS
david jy lee, James Qian, linda lee, mike lee
OUR COMMUNITY GROUP LEADERS
2016-2017 JOY Small Group Brochure (Coming Soon)
OUR MINISTRY LEADERS
Activation - James & charissa qian
Audio visual - SAM HYUN
ADMINISTRATION - SHIRLEY PARK
ALPHA course - LINDSAY KIM
CHILDREN'S - JANE KIM
COLLEGE - MIN KIM, SARAH LEE, CHARISSA QIAN
CONNECTIONS - BECKIE RYU, YURIE LEE
FOOD - JUNG RYU
MARRIEDs - SHEILA LEE
MEN'S - YOUNG YIM
Missions executive team member- MINHEE CHO
PRE-SERVICE INTERCESSION - DAVID LEE
PRAYER MINISTRY - TERESA BAIK
Relief bus. ministry to the needy - minhee cho
Senior leadership team - BECKIE & JUNG RYU, JAMES BAE, YOUNG YIM
SETUP - PAUL CHUN
STEWARDSHIP oversight committee members - JUNG RYU, SUNNY LEE
SPORTS - WILL LEE
TLC COMMUNITY GROUPS - ALAN CHUSUEI
TREASURY - JUNG RYU
WELCOMING - PAUL KIM
WOMEN'S - JANICE LEE, JI PARK
WORSHIP - James lee
To contact any of our leaders above, email: firstname.lastname@example.org