Lecturers

FOUNDER

  • Reverend Dr. Kong Hee

Rev. Dr. Kong Hee is known throughout Singapore and Asia as a dynamic teacher on faith, preaching an uncompromising message on godly character and holiness. As a young man, he graduated with a Bachelor of Science degree from the National University of Singapore, and thereafter went on to obtain his Master of Divinity in 1991 and Doctor of Theology in 1995.

Kong is also the Founder and Senior Pastor of City Harvest Church (CHC). Through his visionary leadership, CHC has become widely known as one of the most dynamic and innovative churches in the Far East. The keys to the remarkable growth experienced by CHC are vision, faith, commitment, a desire for excellence and effective discipleship.

After more than two decades of pastoral ministry and training disciples for the kingdom of Christ, Kong maintains a passion to see lives changed by building contemporary, relevant and anointed strong local churches in Asia.

RESIDENT LECTURERS

  • Reverend Aries Zulkarnain

Rev. Aries Zulkarnain is one of the founding pioneers of CHC. He holds a Diploma of Theology and serves as an Executive Pastor in CHC. Over the past 28 years, he has played a vital role in helping Rev. Kong Hee to grow the church. Zulkarnain leads a division of more than 1,400 youths and adults. He also heads the Indonesian Church. To date, he has trained nearly 150 Cell Group leaders and is still actively involved in leadership training and discipleship. Zulkarnain is also the Pastoral IC of the Media department in CHC.

  • Reverend Choong Tsih-Ming

Rev. Choong Tsih-Ming is a founding member of CHC. He has been in full-time ministry since 1992 and holds a Bachelor of Arts in Theology from New Covenant International Theological Seminary (New Zealand) and a Diploma in Biblical Theology from Tung Ling Bible School (Singapore). Apart from lecturing in SOT, he also conducts church-wide Bible study classes to members of CHC, and oversees 250 members.

  • Reverend Bobby Chaw

Rev. Bobby Chaw is a founding member of CHC. Since 2002, he has been Dean of Students / Missions Director, and administrates the disciplinary and advisory functions of the school. He graduated with a Bachelor of Science (Material Science) from the National University of Singapore in July 1997, a Diploma in Theological Studies in December 1998 from Oral Roberts University (USA) and Master of Divinity in May 2011 from Trinity Theological College (Singapore). Chaw pastors the Chinese Church congregation of 700 members, oversees a zone of 150 members, and as Missions Director of CHC’s Missions Committee, he also travels often to other Asian countries for missions, to teach and minister to the locals.

  • Reverend Wu Yuzhuang

Rev. Wu Yuzhuang is a founding member of CHC. He holds a Diploma in Applied Theology from New Covenant International Theological Seminary (New Zealand). Wu has been serving as a full-time staff since 1996 and is a Division Pastor who oversees seven zones comprising of youths, young adults and adults.

  • Reverend Sim Hwee Tiong Kenneth

Rev. Kenneth Sim is a founding member of CHC. Sim holds a Diploma in Applied Theology from New Covenant International Theological Seminary (New Zealand). Sim has been serving as a full-time staff since 1993 and was ordained as a Reverend in 2013. Sim has traveled and ministered all throughout Asia and the US. With extensive experience in disaster relief efforts, Sim has led many medical teams to tsunami and earthquake-stricken places such as Banda Aceh (2004), Sichuan (2008), Padang (2009), Haiti (2010), Japan (2011), Philippines (2014) and Nepal (2015).

  • Pastor Tan Kim Hock

Pastor Tan Kim Hock is a founding member of CHC. He graduated with a Bachelor of Computer Science from National University of Singapore in July 1997, a Diploma in Theological Studies in December 1998 from Oral Roberts University (USA) and Master of Divinity in May 2010 from Trinity Theological College (Singapore). Tan currently serves as the Academic Dean in the School Of Theology, as well as an Associate Pastor (Missions) in CHC, traveling to other Asian countries for CHC’s missionary work.

  • Pastor Lin Junxian

Pastor Lin Junxian has been a member of CHC since 1992. After graduating from SOT in 2008, he became a Pastoral Supervisor in CHC, and was licensed as an Associate Pastor in 2015. Lin graduated with a Bachelor of Science (Business Management) from the University of Wales (UK) in June 2006, and holds a Master of Divinity from Trinity Theological College (Singapore). Currently, Lin oversees a zone and assists Rev. Ho Yeow Sun in providing pastoral care to the CityWorship team. At the same time, he is the Pastoral IC of various ministries in CHC.

  • Pastor Jeremy Choy

Pastor Jeremy Choy joined CHC in 1995. He graduated with a Bachelor of Business Administration (with Honours) from the National University of Singapore in 1998. He was also the “Best Overall Performance Student” in the 2003 SOT cohort. Choy oversees CHC’s Christian Education and Family Life (City Families) programs, and heads the Prison Ministry which focuses on in-care pastoral work. Choy is also a Board Member in CHCSA.

  • Pastor Jimmy Sng

Pastor Jimmy Sng has been with CHC since 1996. He graduated with an Advanced Certificate of Theology in 1998 and a Diploma of Theological Studies in 1999. He also graduated with a Bachelor of Business in 2000 and Master in Counselling (Monash University, Australia) in 2007. Sng has been a CHC full-time staff since 2000, and is an Associate Pastor in the English Congregation. He has been leading the Filipino service congregation since 2009, and is currently the Pastoral IC of the Usher, Security and Bookstore Ministries.

  • Pastor Edmund Tay

Pastor Edmund Tay joined CHC in 1998. He graduated with a Bachelor of Commerce (Economics with 2nd Upper Honours) from Curtin University (Australia) in 1997 and Master of Divinity in May 2011 from Trinity Theological College (Singapore). Tay has been a CHC full-time staff since 2001 and is an Associate Pastor overseeing 400 members, who are mostly youths and young adults. He is also the Pastoral IC of the Drama and Photography Ministries.

GUEST LECTURERS

  • Reverend Mike Connell

Rev. Mike Connell was formerly the Senior Pastor of Bay City Outreach Centre, New Zealand, and he’s now an itinerant minister, who’s also an internationally recognized teacher of the Word. He moves powerfully in prophetic, deliverance and inner healing gifts. Connell’s strong love and sensitivity for God and His people have enabled him to minister and bring great healing to the hurt and broken. A man full of the Spirit and faith, Connell will take believers to another level of spiritual encounters with God.