Our Pastors & Staff
Reverend Dr. Paul de VriesSenior Pastor
Reverend Dr. Paul de Vries(Senior Pastor) among Immanuel Preachers for English speaking congregants, has tremendous academic background as a dean or associate dean of three Christian Schools (Wheaton College, Northern Baptist Theological Seminary and the Seminary of the East), which serves to nourish congregational life. Being an ordained minister, his passion and purpose for God’s Great Commandment and Great Commission is now applied to serving as the pastor of Immanuel New York. He and Victoria have been married, and they have a daughter and a son, and grandchildren.
Reverend Peter JungLead Pastor
Reverend Peter Jang (Lead Pastor) is currently serving as Lead Pastor. With thanks and humility for Jesus’ calling, he wishes to co-work with his brothers and sisters in Christ at Immanuel for God’s mission. Rev. Peter has a passion for urban mission and a great vision for the impact Immanuel church planting will have in NYC.
Joanna YeoDirector of Youth Education
Pastor Joanna Yeo heads the Immanuel Church Planting Project and leads numerous educational programs at Immanuel. Also, her service for church planting continues with her God-given pastoral vision and dream. God will surely use her greatly in raising the next generation in the gospel.