Pastors & Staff
Rev Cynthia Choo is one who dare to dream big for God. As “the girl next door”, Rev Cynthia believes in making a positive impact in the community by bringing the love of Christ to the least, the last and the lost. She hopes to see YMM becoming a church in the community. Rev Cynthia is also a strong proponent of growing spiritually through the studying of the Word and the exercising of Spiritual Disciplines. She is known as a disciplined person, but she can be playful at times.
Rev Cynthia was one of the pioneering members of YMM in 1994. She joined the staff team at the age of 21 and moved on to complete her DTS (Discipleship Training School) with YWAM and her 4 years of theological studies with Trinity Theological College, Singapore (TTC) in 2000. She returned in 2009 as Chinese service pastor (LMS) till she responded to God’s calling into ordained ministry in 2015. Rev Cynthia has also undergone a two-year Formation Program for Spiritual Directors with Life Direction Singapore (2009) and completed her post-graduate Master’s in Theology (MTh) with TTC in 2017 where she majored in Methodism.
Beside YMM, Rev Cynthia has served in 4 other CAC Methodist churches which enriched her pastoral experiences and equipped her to be a better pastor. Currently, Rev Cynthia serves in various capacities at the conference level. She chairs the Board of Discipleship and Nurture (CAC). She is a chaplain in Fairfield Methodist School and an ex-co member of DISCIPLE Agency where she trains many DISCIPLE facilitators. She also provides spiritual direction and lead silent retreats whenever possible. Though single, Rev Cynthia has written and published several Chinese Children Sunday School materials and Children illustrated books and she is still writing to nurture and bless the next generation.
Rev Cynthia Choo
Rev Bernard Chng was born into a Christian home & worshipped at Telok Ayer CMC, spending many of his growing years in Yishun. Trained as an engineer and blessed with Lorraine, his wife, he responded to God’s call to full-time ministry in 2009. Since then, it has been a memorable discipleship journey with his beloved children: Caitlin, Andrew and Karina.
Rev Bernard Chng
Pastor Timothy joined YMM in 2000 after serving as a youth pastor in Faith Community Baptist Church and Bethel Presbyterian church. He holds a degree in theology from the Singapore Bible College.
Timothy is currently pastoring in the English service of YMM and overseeing the development of cell leaders and cell ministry. He is happily married to Phemie Ng, and has two adult children, Zuriel and Faith. Residing in Yishun, they are indeed "Children of the Land" and are ministering effectively as a family and have touched many lives through their generous hospitality.
Ps. Timothy Lee
Ps Cheng Suan was among the first to join YMM in her pioneering year. A graduate with Business Administration from the National University of Singapore, she accumulates over 10 years in marketing and management field, before coming on board full time as the Children Pastor of YMM in September 1997.
Cheng Suan's ministry to the children has been greatly influenced by her training at the Alor Star Superkids church and the Children Bible Ministry in New Zealand. She has completed her Master of Arts in Ministry with the Theological Centre of Asia.
Ps. Yeo Cheng Suan
Mr. James Wee
James joined the church pastoral team in March 2003. He gathered a team of youth leaders and Boys Brigade officers to begin reaching out to boys in the community. He is now the head of our school ministry which covers six Boys’ and Girls’ Brigade companies in three neighborhood schools in Yishun.
He has acquired a broad spectrum of skills in helping and counseling youths; and is a model teacher to many of them. Many boys have come to the salvation in Jesus because of the effort of James and his team.
James is also an anointed versatile guitarist. He uses his gifts well as he serves in the worship and music ministry of the church.
Alice is a joyful, committed, and loyal member of the YMM staff team. She joined YMM in 2000 and was appointed the Administrator in the church office in December 2001. She is a key person in the staff team that enables the whole support system for ministries to be put in place. Alice is a patient and faith-filled woman who gives concrete help unreservedly to other ladies in the community of Yishun.
Shiqiong is our office Administrative Assistant. Before joining us on staff, she worked as a nurse in China and in Singapore for more than 20 years. During this time, she completed all four series of “Disciple Bible Studies” and “Companion in Christ”. Touched by God’s love, she answered the call to serve in the YMM office in 2013.
She is a cheerful and faithful staff, married to Shi Degang, the chairman of YMM’s Missions Committee. They are blessed with 2 sons, Shi Shan and Shi Chuan.