180 Church

Dr. Sam D. Kim

Pastor of Preaching & Vision



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Rev. Dr. Sam D. Kim

Co-Founder of 180 Church NYC, a community joining God to restore the beauty in all things. He is a Postdoctoral Fellow-Scholar at Harvard Medical School Center for Bioethics. He is a recipient of the Lifelong Learning Fellowship at Yale Divinity School and Yale School of Medicine, which aims to to close the gap between faith and science, and is awarded by the John Templeton Foundation and American Association for the Advancement of Sciences.

He is regular contributor at Christianity Today and the Billy Graham Center at Wheaton College. A passionate advocate for the immigrant and the most vulnerable, was invited to the White House to join a conversation involving dreamers and immigration reform during the Obama Administration in 2010. One of the signatories of the hundred Prominent evangelical Christian leaders who opposed an executive order banning refugees from the seven predominantly Muslim countries covered by CNN and other media outlets.

He is married to his college sweetheart Lydia, Dad to Nathan & Josh and best-pals with his dog Brownie. Learn more: www.samdkim.com

Education and Background:

Postdoc Fellow, Harvard Medical School 2018
John Templeton FND Fellowship Recipient, Yale University 2017
Doctorate in Ethical Leadership, Gordon-Conwell 2016
Doctoral Work, Arrow Leadership North America 2013
Masters of Divinity, Nyack-Alliance 2006

Meet the Staff

Dr. Sammy Kim
Pastor Lydia Kim
Pastor Billy Kim
Henry Kim
Sarah Bennett
Charles Bennett
Stu Still