Steve Bang Lee
Director of R28 College Ministry
WHAT IS ROUTE28?
Route28 (R28) is the college ministry at Living Hope Community Church and we exist to impact college students through connection to the local church and commission for the greater world for the fame of Jesus.
WHAT DOES R28 CARE ABOUT?
1. Collegians finding true joy
R28 loves college students and believes Jesus alone truly saves, changes, and fulfills us.
2. Discipleship through local church
R28 believes that the local church best facilitates a Christian’s process for becoming more like Jesus.
3. Growing fame of Jesus
R28 wants Jesus to be the most famous person on their campuses and beyond.
CONNECT WITH US
Bang graduated with a degree in history from Cal Poly Pomona and attended Talbot School of Theology. Bang is passionate about mobilizing college students because he believes their generation can impact the local and global church in so many ways. Bang enjoys reading, writing (blogs at www.bangblogs.org), and daydreaming about the days he used to surf. He also won the lottery 4 times by marrying Angela and being a father to Isaiah, Liz, & Aaron.
Jay Do, Linda Kang, Sarom Pyun, Jenny Um, Paul Kim
CELL GROUP COORDINATOR | Paul & Jenny Kim
Paul and Jenny were serving as cell group leaders in R28 for three years before transitioning into their new roles as cell group coordinators. They are married and have one rescue dog, Clayton. Paul is a physical therapist and Jenny is an associate marriage and family therapist, both working in Brea.
Caleb You, Jae Jeong, Jane Kim, Randy Kim
Daniel recently graduated Biola with a B.S. in kinesiology and hopes to further pursue a doctorate in Physical Therapy. His passions lie in overseas missions and also in helping equip students to be effective and Christ-centered leaders within their local communities, inside and outside of the church. He hopes to see the younger generation of students to step up and take ownership of their faith and be faithful servants.
Michael Lee is currently a student at Talbot School of Theology, working towards a Mdiv in Pastoral and General Ministries. He loves food, reading, sports, and is a lifelong follower of the Lakers, and the Dodgers. Above all, his greatest passion is God, to see His glory, to find his greatest happiness in His glory, and to be used by God to bring others to see and enjoy His glory.
Hannah is a graduate of Pepperdine University with a B.A. in Religion. She desires to see college students passionately and genuinely worshiping God with their entire lives, fully submitting themselves to becoming faithful and selfless disciples of Jesus Christ. She loves getting to serve the church and the college ministry through leading worship.
Helen graduated from UC Irvine in 2016 and is currently in PR1ME ministry. She is currently pursuing occupational therapy and is enrolled in a biblical counseling program. She hopes to work in church ministry in addition to becoming an OT. She is passionate about serving collegians, women’s ministries, going on missions, and spending quality time with those she loves.