Deborah Kang

Associate Pastor

Pastor Deborah is the new Associate Pastor at Wesley United Methodist Church. She comes to Wesley following an associate pastorate at First United Methodist Church in DeKalb, IL. She has experience in preaching, hospitality ministry, and small group ministry.

Pastor Deborah has earned several graduate degrees in theology and ministry. She earned a Master of Theology in Systematic Theology from Yonsei University in Sinchon, Seoul, South Korea, and Masters of Divinity and of Theological Studies from Garrett-Evangelical Theological Seminary in Evanston, IL. Rev. Kang is currently pursuing a Doctorate of Ministry in preaching through the Association of Chicago Theological Schools and Garrett-Evangelical Theological Seminary.

Pastor Deborah enjoys singing and playing the flute and piano. She is married to Rev. Chiyong Oh, pastor of Jesus Love United Methodist Church, which meets in Wesley’s building. Their daughter, Cindy, is going into high school, and is interested in mathematics, music, and dance.