Korean-American Ministry Resources

Korean Emmanuel Presbyterian Church (KEPC) has been privileged to serve the Bay Area for the last 35 years. By God’s grace, we have now grown to about 2,500 members. We believe that the Lord is leading us to a new season of ministry, and we are looking for a faithful youth pastor to serve our 250 high school and middle school students.

The pastor will be working closely with a team of youth pastoral staff (two full-time and one part-time pastors), the educational board, and the PTA. We value teamwork, and based on the demographics of our church, bilingual ability (Korean and English) would be helpful, but is not required.

Primary Responsibilities

  • Lead Sunday Worship service (preach and oversee whole worship service)
  • Facilitate small groups (train leaders to lead small groups)
  • Teach Bible Study (prepare and teach)
  • Train and develop leaders (both student leaders and small group leaders)
  • Disciple and care for students (one-on-one discipleship, group discipleship)
  • Develop and maintain close working relationships with parents
  • Plan and execute events throughout the year (retreats, missions trips, etc)
  • Work closely with pastoral staff and educational lay leaders
  • Recruit and train pastoral interns

Qualifications & Skills

  • M.Div or equivalent degree
  • Able to preach and teach
  • Holds to the Reformed Theology


Please send in the following items for a complete application:

  • Resume with photo (family photo if married)
  • Personal Testimony
  • Youth Ministry Philosophy
  • 2 Recorded Sermons (audio or video)
  • 2 Referrals from pastors, 1 from lay leader (elders, deacons, etc)


Church Information
Korean Emmanuel Presbyterian Church
4435 Fortran Dr., San Jose, CA 95134

Position Type

Email: nextgen@kepc.org

  • This position has been filled