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Christian Churches, Protestant, Seoul

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The following churches offer religious services in English and, where specified, in other languages. The churches are listed in alphabetical order. Note that Protestant churches in the Yongsan area (Hannam-dong and Itaewon including HaeBangChon) are on a seprate page (scroll to the bottom of this page to find it). 
Because of the number of churches in the Yongsan-gu area, K4E has created a separate page for Protestant churches in Yongsan. Scroll below for the complete list of religious institutions on the site.

Anglican Cathedral  - Jung-gu
Seoul Anglican Catheral is located across from Seoul City Hall beside Deoksu Palace. Address: 3 Jeong-dong, Jung-gu. Holy Communion in English every Sunday at 9.30 AM. with Sunday School for school age children. Contact the vicar at 02-739-0785 or seoulanglicanmission@gmail.com. The telephone will connect you to the Cathedral - please ask for the Vicar of the English Mission.

CityLight Seoul - Mapo-gu
CityLight Seoul holds its service in Gaon Arts College Concert Hall (as of 19 February 2017). Address: 20 Sinchonro 22-gil, Mapo-gu, Seoul, Directions: Go out Exit 5 of Sinchon Station (Line 2, Stop 240). Take a right at the first alley. Walk up the street about 150m (about one minute). Gaon Concert Hall will be on your right.   For more information, contact citylightseoul@gmail.com

Christian Science Society
Special focus on Christian healing. Science and Health with Key to the Scriptures by Mary Baker Eddy in 17 languages; also available, the Weekly Bible Lesson, The Christian Science Monitor Weekly; children's books & CDs; study groups in English or Korean. Sunday worship 11AM, Sunday School 11AM, Wednesday evening meetings 7:30 PM. Info:   E-mail cshealing@gmail.com. Tel English: 02-379-1334.

Chung-dong First Methodist Church - Jung-gu
Chung-dong First Methodist Church has been called the birthplace of Protestantism in Korea. Address: 46, Jeongdong-gil, Jung-gu. The church is Korean with an English ministry.  Sundays: 10:00 AM (Contemporary Service) / 2:00 PM (Vibrant Traditional Service with Holy Communion) / Kid's Club starts at 12:50 PM.  Directions:  Take subway line 1 or 2 to City Hall Station, Stop 132 or 201. Go out  Exit 11,12 or 2. Walk toward the Dunkin; Donut and then turn right, following the palace wall until you reach the church.  The church is opposite the Chung-dong Theatre and Seoul Arts Museum. 

Church of Jesus Christ of Latter Day Saints - Seodaemun-gu
English-language sessions at 10:30 AM on the 1st Saturday. Address: 500-23 Changcheon-dong, Seodaemun-gu. Tel: 02-334-9100.

Community of Christ - Seodaemun-gu
Sunday activities include Worship at 11:15 am.  The service is in English and Korean. Lunch is served after the service. Following this is a time for fellowship. Vacation Bible School and Youth Activities are held at various times in the year.  For more information  please call the church office 2-334-7912. The Community of Christ is located at Yeonhui-ro 197 between Seoul Foreign School and Seodaemun-gu office, on top of the hill. 

Cornerstone Community Church - Seocho-gu
Reformed English congregation meeting near Gangnam station exit 5 on Sundays at 9:30 AM for a worship service followed by bible studies at 11 AM and lunch together at 1 PM in restaurants surrounding the church. English bible studies in the afternoon at Farmers Market Cafe translated from English into Korean at 3:30 PM. Address: 1327-33 Seochodong, Seocho gu. Directions: From Gangnam Station (Green - Line 2 and Bundang Line) Exit #5. Walk straight out of exit 5, continue 40 meters to the first street (Tom n Tom Coffee Shop) Turn right, continue straight (counting streets on the right) and go to the 2nd street (you will see Nolan chicken to your right) Turn right, and in the second building on the right (BIT Campus Building) go down the elevator to Basement 2. Parking available in the parallel street at BIT Ville on Seocho-daero 74 gil. info: Craig Richardson: craigrichardson01@gmail.com

Cornerstone International Ministry (previously Seong-Bok English Ministry) - Seongbuk-gu
English worship on Sundays at 10:30 AM. Located near Korea University station on subway line 6, stop 640. Walk straight from exit 3 for 250 meters until you pass Hyundai Oilbank. The building is Seongbok Presbyterian Church. Address: 28-1 Seongbuk-gu, Jongnam-dong. The English Ministry is located on the 1st floor of the main building in the Vision Chapel. For more information or pastoral care, please contact Moses at 010-9126-2714.

Covenant Church - Songpa-gu
A Reformed, English-speaking church in Seoul. Sunday English Service at 2:30 PM, with small groups following starting at 4:00.  Covenant Church is a gospel-centered church affiliated with the PCA (Presbyterian Church of America) and is located at Shincheon Station (stop 217 on line 2).  Address: 3rd Floor, 1-2 Samjeon Building, Samjeon-dong, Song-pa gu. 

Filipino Bible Baptist Church - Gwangjin-gu
FBBC outreaches to Overseas Filipino Workers in Korea with a Unique O.F.W. Ministry (Obey God, Follow Christ & Win Souls). Near Grand Children’s Park Station (subway line 7, stop 726, exit 5). Directions: McDonald - HwaYangSaGoRi (Big 4-way Junction) -Turn to your Right- Overpass FBBC in on 4th floor of 6-story building. See map on FBBC website - click on Introduction.  Sunday School is at 9:30 AM, worship at 11AM, fellowship lunch 1PM. Saturday fellowship dinners at 7 PM and  prayer meeting 8 PM. Pastor Lee Sang-woo.  

Full Gospel Gangnam Church- Gangnam gu
An evangelical and Charismatic based English speaking congregation meeting in the heart of Gangnam Sundays at 12pm on the fifth floor in the Jerusalem Chapel, Full Gospel Gangnam Church (Gangnam Sinbokum Gyohay) for a worship service in English, followed by lunch and bible study between 2:00pm-2:45pm and the language classes from 3 to 5P.M . Both the church service and the bible study are translated into Korean, but taught in English. Address: 833-6 Yeoksam 1(il)-dong, Gangnam-gu.. Directions: From Gangnam station Exit 4 Go south down Gannam-Daero until you pass Angel in us Coffee on your left. At the corner turn left down Yeoksam-ro. Walk approxiamtely 200m and you will see a Star Bucks on your left. Turn right into Yeoksam-ro 4 gil the church will be 40 meters on your right hand side. Address: 833-6 Yeoksam 1(il)-dong, Gangnam-gu. Info: Pastor Krupavaram 010-6821-9597 / pastor.fggem@gmail.com

Full Gospel Nowon Church – Nowon-gu
English-speaking congregation with worship every Sunday at 10:45 AM.  English Bible study at 9:45 AM. Small group and fellowship after worship service. Worship and other activities take place on the 2nd Floor of Vision Center, 322-12, Sanggye 2-dong, Nowon-gu. Directions: from Exit 4 of Nowon Station (Line 7 Stop 7113),  walk straight for about 7 minutes. The building across the road is Full Gospel Nowon Church / go out Exit 1 of Nowon Station (Line 4 Stop 411). Walk straight for about 2 min. Take a right at the larger road and walk for 2 min. The church will be on your left. Info: 3391-6103-05 Office/ Pastor Nelson Mahillaraj nelsonmahilaraj@gmail.com or 010-9283-5464.

Jubilee Church - Gangnam-gu
This is an English speaking church with an English ministry not connected to any other church in Korea. Sunday Worship for Adults at 10:00 a.m. and 1:30 p.m. with Sunday Children's Ministry from 10:00-11:35 a.m. and Youth Ministry 10:00 a.m. - 12:00 p.m. Wednesday servcice 8:00-9:30 p.m.  Located near Sinsa Station at Sang Ah Bldg, 3 & 4 Floor, 527-1 Sinsa-dong, Gangnam-gu. Directions on church`s website. Info: 02-569-2293 or 02-569-2294 / admin@jubileeseoul.com.     

Myungsung Church - Gangdong-gu
Inter-denominational format of praise and worship at 1:20PM. Sundays. Located in Myeongil-dong, near exit 4 of Myeongil Station on subway line 5, Stop 551. Address: 330-5 Myungil-dong, Gangdong-gu. Info: 02-440-9080 or 02-6930-9450~2. Email: myungsung.ews@gmail.com

New Philadelphia (Philly) Church - Gwanak-gu (and Itaewon)
This is the English congregation of Jeil Sungdo Presbyterian Church. Two locations in Seoul - one near SNU (Hillside) and the other in Itaewon.  Sunday Service at 1:00 p.m. Address: 98-344 Shillim-2-dong, Annex Building 5th Floor, Gwanak-gu. Directions available in English on the church's website.

Onnuri Community Church - Gangnam-gu
Address: 91 Dogok-dong, Gangnam-gu. English service at 11:30 AM.  
The Onnuri Church in Yongsan-gu (241-96 Seobinggo-dong) also offers services in English.

Presbyterian Church of the Lord - English Ministry - Songpa-gu
Jamsil-based international worship, Bible study and fellowship events. Sunday worship at 11:30AM. Saturday Korean classes also offered.  Located next to Sports Complex Station on subway line 2, exit 3. Address: 16 Olympic-ro 4-gil, Songpa-gu. 

Religious Society of Friends (Quakers) - Seodaemun-gu
Meets every Sunday at 11AM near the back gate of Ewha University (behind the University's Engineering School). Address: 2-87 Shinchon-dong, Seodaemun-gu. Directions:Take the Green Line(# 2 subway to Shinchon Station (- Stop 240). Take Bus #7024 (W800; 6 minutes); Get off at Ewha Woman's University High School (one stop past Ewha Woman's University Back Gate); walk about 25 meters, climbing up the sidewalk in front of Daeshin Methodist Church; from there turn right into the neighborhood, towards the gate to Ewha Woman's Engineering Campus.  At the campus gate, follow the alley to the left - and then at neighborhood intersection, take the right turn. We are found at the end of the ally, on the right side after a 5-minute or less walk up hill. Website in Korean only.

Saemoonan English Ministry (SEM Presbyterian Church) - Jongno-gu
Presbyterian church with English service every Sundays from 11:30AM to 12:40PM in Room B137 of Midopa Gwanghwamoon Building (due to Church reconstruction) at 42 Sinmunno 1-ga, Jongno-gu. Directions: Gyeongbokgung Station (Line 3, Stop 237) Exit 6 or Gwanghwamun Station (Line 5, Stop 533) Exit 1. SEM also has an NIV English Bible Class Sundays from 8:30 to 9:50AM in the same room. For more details, visit the SEM website.  SEM also holds services in  Mongolian, Vietnamese, Chinese, and other languages including Korean. For more details on these services,visit the SEM Korean website. Info: sem.saemoonan@gmail.com.
SEM (Saemoonan English Ministry) is being held every Sunday from 11:30 A.M. to 12:40 P.M. at Gwanghwamun Midopa Building room B137.

Salt and Light Chapel - Dobong-gu
Salt and Light Chapael offers an English service in Dobong-gu, (the northern part of Seoul) starting at 2PM every Sunday afternoon on the 4th floor of Yum Kwang Presbyterian Church.  There are bible studies after the service for anyone who is interested. Salt and Life Chapel also has many other activities such as Christmas/Easter dinners, outings with other ex-pats, and after service fellowship. Directions: Take Line #4 to Ssangmun Station (stop 413). Go out exit #1 and walk straight 300 meters. Turn right at the Hyundai dealer and go 50 meters. You will see the church on your left.. Info: Pastor Oliver 010-8840-9100.

The Salvation Army - Seoul International Corps (Church) - Jung-gu - MOVED to Ansan (2017)

SaRang Community Church - Seocho-gu
SaRang is a non-denominational church offering services in Korean, English, Japanese and Chinese.  Sunday English services: Adult 10AM, 1PM, 2PM /  Youth 10AM / Children 12PM Japanese at 2;30PM and Chinese at 2PM. Address:  121 Banpo-daero (1310-16 Seocho-dong), Seocho-gu. Directions: Exit 4 of Seocho Station (Line 2). Map in English. Tel: 010-3495-100~4.

Seoul Bible Church - Gwanak-gu
Expositional sermons in English. Sunday School at 10AM. Sunday Worship at 11AM. Services are translated into both English and Korean. To get there, take subway line 2 to Bongcheon Station, Stop 229, Exit 6.  Take a right on the first small street you see after exiting the station. Follow this small road to the larger road to which it leads and then cross the larger street and keep heading straight. You'll be in the Doosan Apartment complex. Keep going. Where the road curves to the right, you will notice a turnabout. Go left to exit the complex and go straight for one block. Take a right and go one more block before turning left.  The second building on the right has a sign in  Korean (서울성서교회). The church meets in the basement of that building. Info: 02-876-3939 / 031-396-4532.

Seoul Grace Community Church - Seodaemun-gu  (previously AMEN Seoul)
Seoul Grace Community church is an English speaking ministry that meets in Soedaemun at 4:30pm on Sundays in the Concert Hall of Ahyun Church. It is a gospel-centered, grace-focused ministry in the heart of Seoul serving the international community. Address: 950-1 Bugahyeon-dong, Seodaemun-gu. Directions: Ahyeon Station, Line 2 (Stop 242), Exit 2, 3-5min walk to location on left side. Parking and childcare for all ages is provided. Map and directions. More information can be found on the Church's webpage or contact  info@seoulgracecommunity.com.

Seoul Union Church - Seodamun-gu
Worship with the English-speaking community: 9:30 AM Sunday school for all ages at 11AM. Seoul Union Church is an international, interdenominational, and independent self-governed church that provides contemporary and creative worship services, as well as Bible teachings. Worship Service Location: [Seminary Chapel - 신학관] at Yonsei University, 134 Sinchon-dong, Sodaemun-Gu. Directions on SUC website. Info: pastor@seoulunionchurch.org..

Seoul Presbyterian Church - Gangnam-gu
English Sunday service at 11:20AM in Westminster Hall (Room 101). Address: 210 Daechi-dong, Gangnam-gu.  The church is easily accessible: by subway, Daechi station (line 3, exit 2), or by taxi (across from well-known Eunma Apt).  Led by Rev. Joshua Cho (expat Korean-American), email: joshuacho@yahoo.com, cell: 010-4101-5492.  The service is traditional, and preaching is expositional and Christ-centered. Tel: 02-558-1106.

Somang Presbyterian Church - Gangnam-gu
English-language worship service "Voice of Hope" at 2PM Sundays. English Sunday school from 12:45 PM to 1:45 PM at basement 3-1 of Missionary Hall. Preacher, Pastor Robert von Oeyen. Address: 55 Apgujeong-ro 36-gil, Gangnam-gu. Tel: 02-512-9191~6. English website.      

Yewon Presbyterian Church - Gangseo-gu
Yewon is located near Gimpo Airport at Gayang Station on line 9 (Stop 907) or Balsan on line 5 (Stop 515). Sunday worship services begins at 12pm. Separate services are offered in English, Chinese, Japanese and Russian at the same time.  Address: 65, Hwagok-ro 63-gil, Gangseo-gu. Contact: cindie@hanmail.net or send a message via FB "Seoul Yewon English Service". 

Yoido Full Gospel Church - Yeongdeungpo-gu
Senior Pastor: Dr. Yonggi Cho. Service with simultaneous interpretation in English at 9AM and 11AM at 2nd Education Building Room 901. Japanese and Chinese interpretation also provided at 9 and 11 AM . Address: 11 Yoido-dong, Yeongdeungpo-gu. Tel 02-782-4851. English website.

Youngnak Presbyterian Church - Jung-gu
International Worship in English  Sundays 10AM (Service Building) 3PM (Mission Chapel) -- Pastor Bill Majors (church 2280-0228 / cell 011-613-5896). Address: 33 Supyo-Ro, Jung-gu. Worship 10AM and 3PM  Contact: iwe@youngnak.net.  Located near 3 subway stations Chungmuro, Euljiro and Myeongdong. Multilingual website.

21 Mission Seoul Sung Rak Church - Yeongdeungpo-gu
Services at 10AM, Noon, 2PM. (simualtaneous English or French translation) and at 6AM in Korean. Services are also offered in Japanese, Chinese, Spanish and Russian. International Chapel and Bible Study at 2PM Service in Chinese, Japanese or Vietnamese available upon request. Schedule on 21 Mission website.  Contact: 02-831-0296 /0775. Address: 355-184 Shingil-3dong,Yeongdeungpo-gu.

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Last Updated on 2017-03-30

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