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)
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. He has a bachelor's degree in Computer Science and is currently working as an IT professional.
Dan serves as the Worship Director for Joy's Manhattan campus. After graduating with a bachelor's degree in psychology and philosophy, he went on to get his master's at Gordon Conwell Theological Seminary. He has a passion for magnifying Christ in worship and for seeing God restore worship where it has been lost. With roots in Georgia, Virginia, Washington, and Massachusetts, he is excited to take on the big city as his next new home.
MEET OUR JOY WIDE STAFF
JOY SENIOR PASTOR
Master of Divinity, Fuller Theological Seminary
Wife Candice, son Joseph and daughter Katie
Personal Statement/Bible Verse:
To be a disciple of Christ, who makes disciples of Christ!
"For even the Son of man did not come to be served, but to serve, and to give His life as a ransom for many." (Mark 10:45)
Kevin serves as the Missions Director for Joy Christian Fellowship. He has been part of both the Mission Mobilization Team and Missions Executive Team @ Joy. And for last several years, he has traveled extensively for Short Term missions, traveling to Thailand, India, Nicaragua, Kyrgyzstan and Malawi. He has BS from MIT and has MBA from NYU Stern Business School. After spending over 20 years on Sales & Trading Desk at various Wall Street firms, Kevin resigned from his job this past summer to pursue a different path. He is married to Do Yon and they have 2 wonderful sons, Alexander and Edward.
HENRY KIM, JASON SUH, JOHN HWANG, MICHAEL KHO, PHIL WHANG, SCOTT DOO & SUNG PARK
OUR NJ Pastor
Pastor Julius Kim
deacons: CHARISSA QIAN, david jy lee, James Qian, linda lee, MICHAEL KIM, mike lee
OUR MINISTRY LEADERS
Activation - charissa qian
Audio visual - SAM HYUN
ADMINISTRATION - SHIRLEY PARK
ALPHA course - SEONG KIM
CHILDREN'S - sheila lee (Little Saints) & Bethany Kim (Great Adventurers)
COLLEGE - DAVID SOHN
COMMUNITY GROUPS - CHARISSA QIAN & Grace yoon
COMPASSION / MISSIONS MOBILIZATION - DAVID H LEE, ARAH CHO & SHAWNA HONG
CONNECTIONS - ARAH CHO
FOOD - CHRIS CHAN
Missions executive team member- TBD
PRAYER MINISTRY - RACHEL CHOI
SPORTS - CHRIS LEE
STEWARDSHIP oversight committee member - SUNNY LEE
TREASURY - sunny lee
WELCOMING - liz koo & michael song
WORSHIP - DANIEL NAM
To contact any of our leaders above, email: firstname.lastname@example.org