Youwan Kang

KangFamilyPastor Youwan has been serving at this church since 2003. His previous ministries include 5 years with InterVarsity Christian Fellowship in Hawaii, and 2 years in Small Groups Ministries at The River Church Community in San Jose, CA. He is a graduate of Santa Clara University (BA) and Fuller Theological Seminary (MDiv and DMiss). His doctoral dissertation focused on the impact of technology upon the spiritual formation practices of Christians in Silicon Valley.  He and his wonderful wife, Jenny, married in 2002 and have three children, Elijah, Ellie, & Elisa.

Associate Pastor

Pat Yao


Hailing from St. Louis, Missouri, Pastor Pat has been serving in ministry since 2002.  After graduating from Covenant Theological Seminary in 2006, he and his wife, Gloria, moved to the Bay Area and have been serving at MVCCC ever since.  Pat has a passion for worship and small group studies.  He also loves sports and following his home town team, the St. Louis Cardinals, and now the Golden State Warriors.  Pat has four wonderful children, Adelaide, Eliana, Cason, and Kayliane.