Korean-American Ministry Resources

Lead Pastor

Part-Time/Half-Time Position

Church Description:

Hope Presbyterian Church of NY was founded in 1997 as a Korean immigrant church and is currently located in Bronx, NY. We are one church with two (Korean- and English-speaking) congregations; this position is for the English speaking congregation, consisting of about 20 young adult multi-ethnic members. We are affiliated with the Presbyterian Church of USA (P.C.U.S.A.) and our vision is to build up the church like the early New Testament Church (see https://www.nlfhouston.org/house-church/ and http://housechurchministries.org/ for more information).


  • English fluency required, Korean proficiency preferred
  • M. Div student, graduate from an accredited theological seminary, or ordained pastor
  • Must have a desire to serve a multiethnic congregation; prior exposure to urban ministry is preferred
  • Must be available all day Sunday and one other weekday (to be determined)
  • Eligible to work in the U.S.

Main Expectations:

  • Preach expository Sunday sermon
  • Encourage and support the core lay leaders, and empower them to build up the members they care for to greater spiritual maturity, service and evangelism
  • Attend lay leader and session meetings once monthly
    Engage and communicate with visitors and new believers
  • One year minimum commitment; a candidate who can transition to a full time role after 2 years is preferred


  • $24,000 1st year Part Time Position, $36,000 2nd year Half Time Position

If interested, please submit the following information to the pastoral search committee at hpcpc97@hotmail.com:

  • Resume including two references
  • Copy of M. Div. degree (for graduates)
  • Two professional recommendations letters from a previous ministry
  • Personal statement of faith
  • Two recorded sermons

Your application will be processed once all the requested documents have been received.

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