Our Pastor - 牧師

Pastor Kwok-Sing Cheung - 張國昇牧師

Dr. Cheung was born in Hong Kong and has pursued his education globally: He earned his B.S. and M.S. degrees from the University of Manitoba, Canada; a Ph.D. from the University of Saskatchewan, Canada; he engaged in post doctoral studies at Duke University in North Carolina; he earned his medical degree in Mexico in 1987; he also earned a Master of Theology degree from Campbellsville University, a Baptist school in Campbellsville, Kentucky. In addition to his private practice, Dr. Cheung has served as Clinical Instructor in Pediatrics at the University of Louisville (since 1999); Clinical Professor of Pediatrics at Pikesville college of Osteopathic Medicine (since 2000) ; and Assistant Professor in Health Sciences at the University of Kentucky (since 2003). Dr. Cheung is fluent in English Cantonese, Mandarin, and Spanish!

Dr. Cheung and his wife Sheulin married in 1971 and have four wonderful daughters; Cathy, Aimee, Becky, and Debbie. Debbie, the youngest, recently graduated from the University of Texas. Dr. Cheung was even a member of Hyde Park Baptist Church for a year when he lived in Austin (1984) and taught Sunday School in our Chinese church , where he met Caleb Tang, long-time Pastor of our Chinese church.

Dr. Cheung has had a very successful medical practice, but has felt and answered God’s call to full time ministry. He served as deacon and Sunday School teacher in Baptist churches for many years, and has served as interim Pastor at two different churches. He is specially interested in reaching out to international students.