Oleg N. Xu - English Pastor
Rev. Oleg Xu was born in Kazakhstan (former USSR), and came to the to the United States in 1995 while still a high school student. He became a born-again Christian in May 1996 and
was baptized in Dec 1997 in Edmond, OK.. He completed his undergraduate degree in Accounting, and his Masters studies in Business Administration both in the state of Oklahoma. He
also completed his Masters in Christian Education, as well as his Masters in Divinity at the SW Baptist Theological Seminary; receiving his MDiv in December 2011.
Pastor Xu was called to God's Ministry service 1998 during a missionary appointment service in Oklahoma City; and between 1999 and 2012, he have served God faithfully as a student
advisor at the University of Central Oklahoma; as children's and youth minister for the Southern Oklahoma Chinese Baptist Church; and as a pastor for the First Slavic Baptist Church of
Oklahoma City. In 2012, God called Pastor Oleg to lead the English ministry at Sugar Land Chinese Baptist Church, where he currently serves as the English pastor.
In addition to his service to God as church pastor or church minister, Pastor Oleg also has a heart to reach out to international students, and a passion to preach Christ to everyone he
meets. He has also been actively involved in student ministries both at the Oklahoma University in Norman, Oklahoma, as well as at the University of Houston in Houston, TX. He also
currently serves as a pastor-advisor to the Pioneers for the Next Generation Ministry.
Pastor Oleg is married to Hsiao-Yuan Tan. They currently have three children -- Avel, Asa, and Anya. They are expecting their fourth child in August 2013