ICAS Bulletin
Institute for Corean-American Studies, Inc.

June 16, 2003

Rev Kyu Boem Lee
Germantown Hope Community Church

to speak at

ICAS Summer Symposium 2003: The Korean Diaspora
Challenges and Issues facing The Korean-American Community (KAC)
- identification, critical examination, goal & vision, and strategy

August 9, 2003 10:00 AM - 5:30 PM
Calvary Vision Community Center Auditorium (484 342 0300)
550 Township Line Road
Blue Bell, PA 19422

Dear Friend:

We are pleased to share with you that Rev Kyu Boem Lee will address at the ICAS Summer Symposium 2003 with his lecture, "A Reflection on the Korean Diaspora in the Context of the Christian Church in Its Various Cultural Forms". (ICAS Lectures No 2003-0809-KBL).

Rev Kyu Boem Lee was born in Seoul, South Korea, 1971. At the age of 10, his family moved to Nairobi, Kenya, to live a Christian missionary life, and he completed his secondary education there. At the age of 18, Kyu Boem came to USA in order to start college education. He graduated from Wheaton College, Illinois, in 1993, with a B A in Biblical and Theological Studies, and Kyu Boem graduated from Westminster Theological Seminary, Pennsylvania, in 1997, with a Master of Divinity. He is currently enrolled as a Doctor of Ministry candidate at Westminster. Kyu Boem served at an African-American church in North Central Philadelphia, Calvary Baptist Church, from 1995 until 2002. He is now serving as the pastor of Germantown Hope Community Church, a multiethnic, community-oriented church-plant in Germantown, a neighborhood in Philadelphia, where he also currently resides. He has been married since September 2001 to the former Christe Warakomski.


Sang Joo Kim / signed
Sr. Fellow & Executive Vice President

ICAS Fellow