Pastor Zion’s greatest desire is to serve God with all her gifts and to live her life glorifying God and furthering God’s Kingdom. Born in Hong Kong, she graduated from ACTS Seminary (Trinity Western University, Langley), Eastman School of Music (University of Rochester, New York), and Indiana University, with the degrees Master of Arts in Christian Studies, Master of Music, and Doctor of Music, majoring in Organ & Church Music. A winner and finalist of several competitions, as well as an experienced performer and church musician, she has performed locally, throughout North America, as well as in Hong Kong. Her own performance CD “Beautiful” features works of piano and pipe organ, as well as her improvisations, arrangements of hymn tunes, and her own music compositions. In addition to giving workshops and training in churches, she was the conductor of Burnaby Pacific Grace Church Choir, which released a choral CD “With All Our Hearts” under her direction.
An ordained pastor of the Christian & Missionary Alliance, Pastor Zion has served extensively in pastoral ministry, including being the Music Pastor and Assistant Congregational Pastor at Vancouver Chinese Alliance Church. At Newbern, she serves as the Pastor of Worship & Senior Care. In addition, she is an adjunct professor of Canadian Chinese School of Theology Vancouver, where she also directs the school’s choir.