Naro Pongen - Associate Minister for Children & Families (2)
Temjennaro Pongen is from Nagaland, India. She goes by Naro. She was born and raised in a Baptist family together with five older siblings. Growing up, Naro was very active in youth ministry and she loves music. She finished her Bachelor of Arts from Patkai Christian College in 2007, after which she went on to pursue the Bachelor of Divinity and Master of Theology at Clark Theological College and Union Theological College respectively. Naro recently graduated with the Master of Arts in Feminist Liberation Theologies from Episcopal Divinity School in May 2017. At OCBC, Naro serves as Associate Minister, cultivating the spiritual life of the congregation alongside the Pastor and laity, giving specific attention to the pastoral care and spiritual development of OCBC's children and their families.