Rev. Dr. David Yip
David has been a member of the Christian and Missionary Alliance; he graduated from the Alliance Bible Seminary in 1987 with a Bachelor of Theology. He then graduated from the China Graduate School of Theology in 1994 with a Master’s in Counseling. He taught at Bethel Bible Seminary and the China Bible Seminary as adjunct faculty for counseling and served as pastor in charge at three Hong Kong local churches until 2000. He then founded two local churches and a counseling institute in Hong Kong and served as senior pastor and president. He finished his Ph.D. in counseling from Christian Bible College in 2008 and graduated from Columbia International University in South Carolina with a Doctor of Ministry in 2017. As a psychologist and a social scientist with experience in psychological counseling and supervision, he is currently a member of the American Psychological Association (APA), American Counseling Association (ACA), and American Association of Christian Counselors (AACC) to maintain his professionalism.
In his ministry, he is a psychological counseling professor, preacher, evangelist, Bible teacher, caregiver, and disciple trainer; he is also a guitar player, a song composer, a lyrics writer, a member of the Composers and Authors Society of Hong Kong (CASH), a worship leader, and a trainer for worship. His mission is to use his life to impact people to become Christ’s disciples with a positive outcome where the Lord leads him. David is now the senior pastor at Greater Boston Chinese Alliance Church and the adjunct professor at Simpson University in Northern California.