Bellport United Methodist Church
Wednesday, September 19, 2018
He who abides in love, abides in God.

OUR PASTOR

 

 
OUR NEW PASTOR! 
JULY 2018 
 

Rev. Suhee Kim was born and raised in South Korea. In her faithful journey to follow God’s call, she came to the United States to attend Drew Theological School in 2004. She later began her ministry at Korean United Methodist Church of Staten Island as a youth pastor in 2005. 

Rev. Suhee Kim earned a Bachelor of Engineering in Information and Systems from Dongguk University, a Master of Divinity from Drew Theological School, and a Juris Doctor from Northeastern University School of Law. Upon admittance to New Jersey Bar in 2011 and New York Bar in 2012, she worked as an attorney specializing in commercial litigation until she was commissioned in 2012.

In 2012, she was appointed to Pleasantville United Methodist Church. In 2015, Rev. Suhee Kim was ordained as an Elder in the New York Annual Conference. In addition to Pleasantville UMC, she was appointed to Aldersgate United Methodist Church in 2016.

As a visionary leader who truly believes in the power of the Resurrection Rev. Suhee Kim is passionate about seeking out the lost, the least and the last. She is creative and innovative in outreach ministry. She launched and implemented a free music school in Pleasantville UMC that has offered the community free piano and voice lessons, bringing about 100 students per year to the church since 2015. As an attorney, she is committed to social justice ministries. 

Rev. Suhee Kim serves as a member of the Board of Ordained Ministry and the Council on Finance and Administration for New York Annual Conference. She serves as a board member of the United Methodist City Society. She also serves as a member of District Committee on Ordained Ministry and District Parish Development for Long Island East District.

Our church family looks forward to working with our new Pastor and warmly welcomes her to the Bellport United Methodist Church!