Dr. Tim Ngai is a scholar, pastor, therapist and spiritual director. He currently serves as the Associate Professor of Family Ministries and Spiritual Formation as well as the Director of the Chinese Spiritual Formation Programs at Carey. Besides serving at Carey, he is also the Consulting Pastor at Blessings Baptist Church in Coquitlam, BC.
Dr. Ngai brings to Carey with experiences both from Asia and North America. He is frequently invited by churches internationally to preach, teach and train leaders and pastors in Chinese churches. In addition to his many years of pastoral experiences and involvements in family life education and ministry, he specializes in marriage and family therapy and has over twenty years of clinical experiences. Serving the local community is also one of Dr. Ngai’s main focuses. Dr. Ngai was the Founding Head of the Counseling Department of Alliance Bible Seminary in Hong Kong and a host of a live radio phone-in program for nearly three years. Recently, he has been elected to be a Board Member of the B.C. Association of Marriage & Family Therapy.
Dr. Ngai upholds the teaching of the Bible, the life of a church and the global mission. Over the years, he has been providing spiritual guidance and direction to many pastors, missionaries and church leaders. His future ministry goal is to develop spiritual formation and direction from an Evangelical perspective. It is his joy to see people not only come to know Christ, but to grow and live out a transformed abundant Christian life.