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Albert (Iok Piak)
Olson Hong


Born and raised in the Bay Area, Albert has been chasing a lifelong ache to experience family as God intended it. He received his MA in Christian Spirituality from the Graduate Theological Union and a Master of Divinity from the American Baptist Seminary of the West. He received his training as a spiritual director from San Francisco Theological Seminary. He is married to Shauna and considers being a father to his three children (Alana, Kai, and Corrie) as his primary vocation.

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Kara Groth


Kara is a native Californian, and received her Masters in Divinity from Pacific Lutheran Theological Seminary (where she also serves at the Coordinator for Pastoral Care).  Kara has also been trained as a spiritual director at San Francisco Theological Seminary. She is married to Fred and and has the privilege of mothering her toddler son, Bethlehem (Hemmy for short).

Church Council 

Robert Marcial, Vinod Thomas, Paul Lai, Stephen Fleischer-Ihn, Marjie Harper, Sergio Barrios, Kara Groth, Albert Olson Hong.

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