Timothy Zhou

Greater New Orleans Chinese Christian Church, Louisiana
Lead Church Planter
New Orleans Louisiana
Greater New Orleans Chinese Christian Church
September 17

About My Family

Timothy Zhou was born and raised in China. He came to the U.S. in 2000 and accepted Christ at the end of 2000. After completing his Master of Divinity from Trinity Divinity School, he was a pastor for three years. He is a guest speaker at various evangelistic and Christian conferences.

Timothy and Carolyn Zhou married on June 17, 2006. God has blessed them with five children: Jeremiah (12), Ezra (10), Katrina (8), Perkins (6) and Hosanna (3). Timothy and Carolyn have served in a variety of pastoral roles in Indiana, Illinois and Michigan. Carolyn has many years of experience in mentoring women and teaching children.

About My Church Plant

Timothy and Carolyn are planting a church in New Orleans, La., in 2019 with First Baptist Church New Orleans as their Sending Church. They desire to share the gospel with the students and visiting scholars from China, as well as other Chinese people in the area. They also want to develop a strong missional church by focusing on discipleship so members can be cultivated in their own culture, glorify the Lord in their daily lives and declare the gospel of Christ to the city and to the world.

Timothy and Carolyn also envision a vibrant ministry to children and teens as well as encouragement to those who struggle with loss and grief. Thus, our ministry focus will be both on evangelism and on discipleship for both adults and children.

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