史惠恩牧師 Pastor Eliyah Shira
Pastor Eliyah Shira was born in a Christian family in Indonesia. He was baptized when he was 17 years old. He finished college in Indonesia and moved to the US to pursue his Music and Christian Education degree. After he finished his study in 1990, he went back to Indonesia and served the Lord in GKJMB (Jakarta) for 7 years. In 1997 he returned to US to further his studies.
He has served in several churches while in the US: Arlington Chinese Bible Church (TX), Soli-Deo Indonesia Church (TX) and Church of Grace to Fujianese (NYC).
His favorite verses are Ephesians 6:6-7
6 Obey them not only to win their favor when their eye is on you, but as slaves of Christ, doing the will of God from your heart. 7 Serve wholeheartedly, as if you were serving the Lord, not people.
He and his wife Lulu have three children, Elben (married to Kristina), Elfrey (married to Rosanna) and Joan (student at UT Austin).