OhYoung was born and grew up in South Korea and studied Theology at the Korea Baptist Theological University/Seminary (KBTUS). He is the author of 1 Corinthians 1-4: Reconstructing Its Social and Rhetorical Situation and Re-Reading It Cross-culturally for Korean-Confucian Christians Today (Wipf & Stock 2010). He is a columnist for the Christian Herald Australia (Korean) and is passionately involved in local (migrant) church ministries as speaker and bible teacher.