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Founder & President
Tim Kosaka is the founder and president of Adventist Young Professionals. A native of the Pacific Northwest, he resides in Maryland.
As the global leader of Adventist Young Professionals, Tim is thankful for the opportunity he has to connect with talented young adults from across North America and around the world. He is passionate about merging his interest in marketing with his passion for ministry and supporting a team to creatively innovate the global ministry.
In his free time, Tim enjoys traveling, camping, snowboarding, and cooking. He is thrilled to use his God-given talents to advance the ministry of Christ.
Read Tim's Presidential Perspectives
Invite Tim to Your Event
Tim accepts a limited number of speaking invitations each year. Below is an overview of the four talks that Tim is currently offering. Session 1 can be offered as a standalone keynote or as the first of a 4 part session. Tim currently only accepts invitations for in-person events.
To extend an invitation to Tim, please email president@AYP.me.
Through the lens of his personal adulting journey, Kosaka speaks on the importance of trusting God’s plan as we live on purpose for him. He speaks about the launch and development of the global Adventist Young Professionals ministry and discusses the importance of prayer, mentorship, community, and empowerment.
Kosaka speaks on the important topic of spiritual gifts and examines how identifying and understanding our spiritual gifts can help us channel our calling most effectively and impactful. He also introduces a series of spiritual gifts and provides practical ways to identify and activate our God-given talents.
Through the exploration of living purposefully for Christ, Kosaka dives into discipleship and leadership concepts that ties every single spiritual gift together. He explores how effectively practicing discipleship enables us to lead and influence others for Christ through the spiritual gifts we have been blessed with.
Kingdom multiplication is a key aspect of our faith. What’s even more critical is ensuring that we cultivate resilience through rest in Christ so that we may thrive through the marathon of life and ministry. Kosaka provides 5 practical tips on cultivating resilience through rest in Christ.
*Session encompasses a talk as well as intentional group discussions.
Request An Interview
Tim accepts a limited number of interview requests each year. To request an interview, please email president@AYP.me.
Contact the Office of the President
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