Philip Kim

Elder Philip serves Berean as a lay elder and is an attorney by trade. He earned his bachelor’s degree in mechanical engineering at UCLA and then went on to get his law degree from Trinity Law School.

He met his wife Marian while they were serving the Lord together in ministry in the Los Angeles area. The Lord has blessed them with two children, Jonathan and Danielle (“Ellie”).

Favorite verses:

“I have been crucified with Christ. It is no longer I who live, but Christ who lives in me. And the life I now live in the flesh I live by faith in the Son of God, who loved me and gave himself for me.” –Galatians 2:20

“But seek first the kingdom of God and his righteousness, and all these things will be added to you.” –Matthew 6:33

Favorite books: 

Don’t Waste Your Life, John Piper
The Holiness of God, R.C. Sproul
No Compromise: The Life Story of Keith Green, Melody Green & David Hazard
Loving God, Chuck Colson
From Jerusalem to Irian Jaya: A Biographical History of Christian Missions, Ruth A. Tucker