Pastor John Go is the new pastor of
Mercer Island United Methodist Church
on Mercer Island. He previously served at Tabor Heights United
Methodist Church in Portland. Prior to that, the Go family lived in Fruitland, Idaho since 2007 and served at
Fruitland First United Methodist Church for 5 years of ministry as a
senior pastor. John, with his wife Mia and their daughters Grace and
Gloria have just moved to
Washingon. John was born and grew up in a big port
city, Incheon, South Korea. He attended seminary in Korea from 1993 to
2002, and graduated from Drew Theological School in New Jersey in 2006
with a Master of Divinity degree.
also served for 2 years as an Army chaplain assistant in South Korea, and for
1 unit term (3 months, full-time) of C.P.E. (Clinical Pastoral Education) as an
intern-chaplain in Rutherfordton Hospital in North Carolina.
We invite you to visit our church and meet our new pastor John and his family,
Mia and Grace and Gloria!