Meet The Pastors

Paul Tan and Joyce Tan
Senior Pastor

Paul Tan was born in Jakarta, Indonesia. In 1979 he moved to the United States to get his college education. Through the living witness of a friend he accepted Jesus Christ as his Lord and Savior in 1980.

Since 1989 he became semi-active in his business and career. He is now serving as the Senior Pastor of Los Angeles City Blessing Churches (LACBC) in Southern California and is also the Apostle of City Blessing Churches Worldwide (CBCWW).

He serves in the boards of directors of Generals International, a ministry founded by Mike & Cindy Jacobs and is a member of the Apostolic Team of Harvest International Ministries (HIM), a ministry founded by Che Ahn. Paul is known as Marketplace Apostle, working together and connecting business people and government officials in several nations. He is the Chancellor of Wagner Leadership Institute Asia founded by Dr. C. Peter Wagner.

He is the President of World Blessing Foundation, a non-profit relief aid organization which in his network has moved over U$ 1 Billion worth of humanitarian relief to Indonesia and 16 other nations.

Paul Tan resides in Chino Hills, California, with his wife Joyce and two daughters, Sharon and Lorraine.


Him and Lilik Djuhana
Associate Pastor

Him Djuhana is an ordained minister since 1993 and has been serving as an Associate Pastor and Elder of Los Angeles City Blessing Churches (LACBC) in California, USA.  He directly oversees San Bernardino CBC since 1997.  This church started out as a predominantly Indonesian congregation which has grown to become a multicultural church with services in Indonesian and English.  He also serves in the City Blessing Churches Worldwide (CBCWW) Covering Council.

As the one of the original founders and Senior Vice President of World Blessing Foundation (WBF), Him Djuhana is involved in the daily operations of this non-profit organization that has been shipping and distributing humanitarian aid via its Indonesian Relief Fund (IRF) project since July 1998.

Him Djuhana earned his Bachelor of Arts in Management in 1982 and MBA in Finance in 1984 ­ both from California State University in Los Angeles (CSULA).  He is still actively involved in various business ventures.  He currently resides in Rowland Heights, California with his wife and their two children.


Tom Lay
Assistant Pastor

Tom Lay has been serving as a full time minister since 2000 as the assistant to Pastor Paul Tan to help him oversee Temple City City Blessing Church. Known as the CARE Cell Pastor, his focus is to train and motivate the CARE Cell Leaders and Pastors in CARE Cell implementation and troubleshooting. He is very passionate for souls and easy going, those are the things that made him friends to the young and old.

Currently he resides in Hacienda Heights with his wife Rosalina Tjandra and their three daughters, Christina, Stephanie, and Josephine.