Korean-American Ministry Resources

Lead Pastor of English Ministry

Full Time Lead Pastor of English Ministry

Young Nak Church of Los Angeles (YNC) is a presbyterian Korean-American church located in Los Angeles (Lincoln Heights). Our church is searching for a FULL-TIME Pastor of English Ministry (EM) who believes that the church is led by the Holy Spirit and considers delivering the Gopel to be of his/ her utmost importance.

Job Description: Duties and responsibilities

·         Lead a bilingual (English and Korean) team consisting of pastors (full-time and part-time), who support the English ministry

·         Work together with the head pastor of the education department to develop effective programs for our students.

·         Cooperate with the EM elder who leads a team of ordained deacons and other church volunteers focusing primarily on administrative and financial matters.

·         Spearhead efforts for all of EM’s major events

·         Collaborate with a team of full-time associate pastors

·         Participate in monthly session (or its equivalent supervisory board) meetings and ad-hoc session meetings as requested

·         Report directly to the Senior Pastor for supervision, guidance and counseling

·         Other duties and responsibilities as required by the ministry


·         Strong administrative, organizational, communicative, and leadership skills

·         Minimum 3 years of full-time local church ministry in similar context

·         MDiv completed and ordained; Presbyterian

·         Fluent in English

·         Ability to communicate in Korean is preferred

·         Authorized to work in the United States


·         Annual compensation range, including parsonage and ministry allowances: $71,000 – $92,000 (depends on experience)

·         Medical and life insurance benefits (premiums fully paid by YNC)

·         Dental allowance

·         Paid time-off

·         Annual defined benefit accrual


Required Documents:

·         Resume/ CV

·         Your photo

·         Testimony of faith

·         2 letters of recommendation

·         Video of recent sermon (YouTube & Vimeo links are also acceptable)


Please submit the above documents to the attention of Human Resources Committee at office@youngnak.com

To apply for this job email your details to office@youngnak.com