Matthew D. Kim (PhD, University of Edinburgh) is Director of Mentored Ministry and Associate Professor of Preaching and Ministry at Gordon-Conwell Theological Seminary. Before joining the faculty in 2012, Dr. Kim brought over 10 years of preaching and teaching experience to his role at Gordon-Conwell. Most recently, he served as senior pastor of Logos Central Chapel in Denver, Colorado.

He is the author of several books, including 7 Lessons for New Pastors: Your First Year in Ministry, and his scholarly interests include hermeneutics, homiletics, pastoral ministry, racial reconciliation, cultural exegesis, and the Asian American church. His book, Preaching with Cultural Intelligence: Understanding the People Who Hear Our Sermons, was named the 2018 Preaching Magazine book of the year.

His current book projects include Ministry Mentor: Practical Wisdom for Pastoral Work; Pain-Full Preaching: Sharing Our Suffering in Sermons; and Loving Like Jesus: Twelve Gospel Stories that Change the Way We See and Love Others.

He is a past president of the Evangelical Homiletics Society and serves on the editorial board of The Journal of the Evangelical Homiletics Society. Dr. Kim is a featured preacher and contributor on and facilitates the Preacher's Book Club through the Haddon W. Robinson Center for Preaching. He preaches regularly in churches across New England.

Dr. Kim and his wife, Sarah, have three children.

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