Korean-American Ministry Resources

English Congregation Pastor

Emmanuel Church in Philadelphia is part of the Presbyterian Church in America (PCA); we belong to the Korean Eastern Presbytery (KEP). We are looking for a full-time pastor who is called to serve an adult ministry consisting of married couples with families, young adults, and college-aged students.

Type: Full-time
Title: English Congregation Pastor (EC Pastor)


The EC Pastor will have the following responsibilities in furthering the mission and vision of Emmanuel Church:

  • Lead Sunday worship for EC
  • Shepherd and disciple EC , which includes:
    -Leading Friday Bible study or large group
    -Providing ongoing guidance for those serving in the various aspects of the ministry (e.g., praise team, small group ministry, hospitality team, etc.)
  • Provide regular visitations/counseling for EC members


The EC Pastor must have the following qualifications and skills:

-Ordained within the PCA, or willingness to transfer ordination to the PCA denomination
-Sound biblical and theological knowledge in the Reformed tradition
-Strong organizational and leadership skills
-Effective interpersonal and communication skills
-Adhere to the church’s mission and values
-Ability to clearly communicate the gospel of Jesus Christ
Desire to raise disciples
-Ability to organize and lead worship for a variety of age-groups
-Ability to engage in outreach and missions
-Ability to coordinate and work with the other leaders of the church
-Ability to support and organize/plan major church events
-Prior pastoral ministry experience is a plus
-Ability to communicate in Korean is a plus


To apply for this job please send us email at young.yoon@hotmail.com
Statement of faith
Pastoral experiences, if applicable
Philosophy of Ministry
Vision statement
Two (2) recommendation letters
Three (3) references with contact information

For more information and questions, please contact Deacon Yoon at: 609-543-9090 You can also visit our website at www.iemmanuel.org/ec

To apply for this job email your details to young.yoon@hotmail.com