Rev. Dr. Hal Taussig
Hal Taussig is Senior Editor of Early Christ People & Multi-Cultural Up-Society, EMCUS Journal, headquartered in Seoul, Republic of Korea. Retired Professor of New Testament and Early Christianity at the Union Theological Seminary in New York, and United Methodist pastor. He is author of 15 books, the most recent of which is HarperCollins’s After Jesus Before Christianity: A Historical Exploration of the First Two Centuries of Jesus Movements (with Erin Vearncombe and Brandon Scott). His mediography includes The New York Times, Time Magazine, The Daily Show, People Magazine, Newsweek Magazine, National Public Radio, the Philadelphia Inquirer, the Brian Lehrer Show on WNYC, the Bob Edwards Show on Sirius Radio, The History Channel, and the Washington Post.
Rev. Ikpyo Jo
Ikpyo Jo is the pastor of Yega Church in Korea. He tries to realize the values of the first and second centuries Christ people in Yega.
Rev. Jingyu Yang
Jingyu Yang is the pastor of Jeonju Saenuri Church in Korea.
Rev. Dr. Jungjae Lee
Jungjae Lee serves as the pastor of Hongdae Dining Church in Korea. As he values the meal-centered gatherings of the first and second centuries of Christ people, he has established a meal-centered service with the members of Hongdae Dining Church since 2016.
B.A. Hanshin University (Christian Education)
M.A. Hanshin University
M.T.S. McCormick Theological Seminary in Chicago
D.Min. Lutheran School of Theology at Chicago
Rev. Yeongjin Jang
Yeongjin Jang is the pastor of Yega Church in Korea.
Rev. Dr. Miseon Choi
EMCUS Journal Director
Miseon Choi is an ordained pastor in Christian Church (Disciples of Christ) and is the Youth and Young Adult Director at both First Christian Church of Burbank and Saegil Christian Church in California. She specializes in Postcolonial Feminist Theology, Neuroscience Contemplative Practice, Narrative Pedagogies, and Religious Education. She is particularly interested in the interconnection between faith and life and the Table Theology.
B.A. Hanshin University (Christian Educaiton)
M.Div. McCormick Theological Seminary in Chicago
Ph.D. Claremont School of Theology in California