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Minister

Moody Boon-Wan Yap, American minister. Ordained to ministry Reformed Church in American, 1967.

Background

Yap, Moody Boon-Wan was born on February 23, 1930 in Kulangsu, Fukien, China. Came to the United States, 1964. Son of Chong Ho and Ai Yeh (Young) Yap.

Education

Bachelor, University Baguio, 1964. Master of Divinity, Western Theological Seminary, 1967. Doctor of Ministry, North Baptist Seminary, 1977.

Career

Pastor, Chinese Bible Church, Detroit, 1967-1970;minister of evangelism, Classis of Lake Erie Reformed Church, 1971-1977;founding pastor, Christ Community Church, Farmington Hills, Michigan, 1978-1980;founding pastor, Christ Church of the Bay Area, San Mateo, California, since 1981;moderator, commission on nomination, Reformed Church in American, 1986-1988;founding president, Council for Pacific and Asian Ministry Reformed Church in American, 1980-1986;vice-moderator, World Mission Division, Reformed Church in American, since 1988;president, Classis of Center California Reformed Church in American, since 1990.

Achievements

  • Ordained to ministry Reformed Church in American, 1967.

Connections

Married Jean Chua, 1955. Children: Daniel, Esther, Ruth.

father:
Chong Ho Yap

mother:
Ai Yeh (Young) Yap

spouse:
Jean Chua

child:
Daniel Yap

child:
Esther Yap

child:
Ruth Yap