Sangmin grew up both in US and Korea. He married Lois in the fall of 2013 and together they have one sassy toddler they are proud of. Emma is two, she loves dairy and people. Outside of spending time with his family and friends, he loves coffee, keeping up with his sports teams and latest tech blogs.
Sarah was born in Seoul, Korea and raised in Chicago, IL. She received her B.A. in Evangelism and Discipleship at the Moody Bible Institute and continued her studies at Gordon Conwell Theological Seminary receiving her M.A. in Intercultural Studies. Before God led Sarah and her daughter Maya to Korea, she pastored at Gas Street Church in Birmingham, United Kingdom. Sarah is passionate about discipleship and pastoral care. She loves exploring new spaces with her daughter and enjoys photography and reading.
One thing Evan has loved since childhood is the outdoors, especially fishing. Little did he know that God was calling him to be another type of fisher... Evan is passionate about teaching, and currently works full time at Chung Ang University. Combine his passion for teaching and love for God’s word and Evan has the perfect opportunity to serve as KX Community Group Pastor.
Joy was born and raised in Seoul, Korea. After she became a Christian in mid 20s, she went through several careers such as sales assistant, teacher, translator and marketing manager until she decided to enter the semniary. She has served Children's ministry for 7 years as a volunteer and 3 years as an intern pastor. She loves reading, baking and spending time with loved ones and children.
Adrienne was born and raised in Toronto, Canada where she received a degree in architecture and fine art history. She worked for the government, before God eventually led her to Korea. She has been in Korea since November 2010, and has received her M.div and served in ministry ever since. Adrienne loves playing sports, piano, traveling and good food.
Born and raised in Paris, France; Mina majored and graduated in Set Design. She worked as a chef for a year and after marrying John in the summer 2015 she moved to Korea the following fall where she worked as a florist and an interior designer. She has now the privilege to stay at home with Elise, her one and a half year old. Mina loves coffee, cooking for loved ones and making arts & craft.