Ché Ahn and his wife, Sue, are the Founders and Senior Pastors of Harvest Rock Church in Pasadena, CA, since 1994. Ché is the Founder and President of Harvest International Ministry, a global revival and reformation movement in over 65 nations with the common vision of “Changing Lives, Transforming Cities, and Discipling Nations.” He is also the International Chancellor of Wagner University, an international network of apostolic training centers established to equip the saints for Kingdom ministry.
Ché received his M.Div. and D.Min. from Fuller Theological Seminary and has played a key role in many strategic local, national, and international outreaches. He has authored numerous books, including Say Goodbye to Powerless Christianity, How to Pray for Healing, The Grace of Giving, God Wants to Bless You!, and Modern-Day Apostles. As a member of the Revival Alliance and Apostolic Roundtable, Ché ministers extensively throughout the world, bringing apostolic wisdom with a Holy Spirit impartation of revival, healing, and evangelism.
Sue Ahn and her husband, Ché, are the Founders and Senior Pastors of Harvest Rock Church in Pasadena, CA, since 1994. Sue serves as a prophetic voice for HRock Church and as part of Harvest International Ministry’s Apostolic Council. As a member of the Revival Alliance and Apostolic Roundtable, Sue received her degree in special education and elementary-junior high education from George Washington University. Her passions include building strong marriages and families, unlocking truths of identity in Christ, and releasing children and women into greater Kingdom potential.
Jay Koopman is the Youth and Young Adults Pastor and Associate Pastor at Harvest Rock Church. He is also a member of the U.S. Apostolic Team for Harvest International Ministry. He has served as a fundraiser and the Director of Evangelism at Metro Ministries (now Metro World Child) in New York City. Jay has been part of multiple church plants and an instructor at various faith-based institutions, such as Agape Renewal Center School, Regeneration School of Ministry, and Sandhills Teen Challenge. Jay’s intense passion for Jesus has brought a message of hope, healing, and restoration to a generation of young people. He and his wife, Brittany, reside in Pasadena, California with their daughter, Chloe.
During the foundational years of her faith, Marlyne Barrett went on a mission’s trip to serve the Dené people of the Northern Territories of Canada. While there she was given the name Nayokah, which means Northern Lights, as they experienced her to be a light in a dark place. This new name, partnered with the commission call of God in Isaiah 61 gave birth to Nayokah Sixty One, her film production company. Called to be a solution to the world, Nayokah Sixty One recently produced a short film titled, “Haimerican.” which deals with topics such as racism, and immigration.
She is married to Gavin W. Barrett, and together they pastor the church Harvest Rock DTLA, Marlyne stars as Maggie Lockwood in the number one leading television show, the NBC drama “Chicago Med.” Some of her additional well known work to audiences include HBO series “The Wire,” NBC’s “Kings,” FX series “Damages,” and ABC series “American Crime.”
Anthony Dee is a licensed attorney who has served both state and federal judges. He is a member of Harvest International Ministry and part of the Christian Legal Society, Dallas Chapter. Anthony received his J.D. from the University of Oklahoma College of Law as well as an Advanced Degree in Practical Theology from Christ for the Nations Institute. Anthony has been actively involved in local church ministry speaking, conducting training seminars on community outreach, and leading spiritual emphasis retreats in Teen Challenges across the nation. He is the author of two books, The American Mission and Adopt-A-Family. He is happily married to his wife, Savanna, and are looking forward to having their first child soon!
Joy ahn ngu
Joy Ngu is the Executive Director of Ché Ahn Ministries. With an extensive background in fashion, she has produced editorials, look books, music videos, and commercials, working for top Los Angeles designers as well as mega companies Nordstrom and Juicy Couture. She has helped her parents, Pastors Ché and Sue Ahn, add and develop a media branch to their internationally recognized Christian networks including Harvest Rock Church and Harvest International Ministry, which comprises tens of thousands of churches worldwide. With wide-ranging experience as a wardrobe stylist, and a Bachelor of Science in Business Management, Joy applied her area of expertise to her role as Executive Producer and co-host on the hit show on GOD TV, “Equipping the Saints with Ché Ahn.” Joy and her husband, Kuoching, live in Pasadena, CA, with their two children, Caleb and Annabelle.