About Dr. Park

Mike grew up in Seoul, South Korea and moved to the United States in 1985. He landed in Northern Virginia, his forever home. Upon graduating high school he migrated to the Midwest to study at the University of Illinois in Urbana-Champaign. A week after his wedding, he and his wife, Grace, moved to St. Louis, MO where Mike received an M.Div. and D.Min. at Covenant Seminary. During his time at Covenant Seminary, he founded and pastored The Crossing Church, a multi-ethnic congregation in the suburbs of St. Louis, before moving to Washington, DC, to serve as an associate pastor at Grace DC, Downtown. He also serves as a Guest Lecturer at RTS Washington. He is married to Grace and together they have 4 children and a toy Maltese with identity issues. Mike loves contact sports, riveting books, “good” coffee and, most of all, spending time with his family.