MBCLA exists to glorify God through the fullness of our worship overflowing to fellowship, equipping, service, local evangelism, and global missions, thereby fulfilling the Great Commission.
Mandarin Baptist Church of Los Angeles was founded in 1963 under the leadership of Dr. Y.K. Chang, THD.
Dr. Chang went to be with the Lord in 1975, and in 1976, Senior Pastor, Rev. Peter Chung was called to lead MBCLA.
Over the years, MBCLA has planted several daughter churches, including Chinese Baptist Church of West Los Angeles, Mandarin Baptist Church of Pasadena, Mandarin Baptist Church of San Fernando Valley, New Life Baptist Church, and Mandarin Baptist Church of Glory.
Our mission is based on the following six essential and sequential steps to a healthy church.
Fulfilling the need for God
Psalm 148, 150; Matthew 22:34-37; John 4:23-24
Fulfilling the need for each other
Proverbs 27:17; Acts 2:42; Hebrews 10:23-25
Fulfilling the need for training
2 Timothy 2:2, 3:16-17; Matthew 28:20; Colossians 3:16-17
Fulfilling the need to build up one another
John 13:12-15, 34-35
5. Local Evangelism
Fulfilling the need to reach the community for Christ
Acts 1:8; 1 Peter 3:15
6. World Mission
Fulfilling the need to reach the world for Christ
Matthew 28:18-20; Revelation 7:9-10