Ministerial Staff

City Harvest AG Church, Bangalore is a Word-based church with people from diverse culture and ethnicity. God has worked amazingly in the past few years, making this church one of the fastest growing churches in Bangalore. The pastors and the staff work strive to take the gospel to both, the churched and the unchurched in Bangalore and rest of India.

Our Staff

Meet our ministerial staff.

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Shine Thomas

Founder & Senior Pastor

Born in Kerala, India and brought up in different states of India, Pastor Shine was the member of Buntain Memorial Assembly of God Church in Kolkata where he received his salvation and water baptism. He relocated to Bangalore in 1990 and God enabled him to pioneer City Harvest AG Church in 2003.

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Glory Shine

co-Founder

Born and brought up in Bangalore. She was the member of Peniel Assembly of God Church, Bangalore. She got married to Pr. Shine in September 2000. Glory Shine co-founded City Harvest with her husband and eventually left her job to join her husband in pastoral ministry.

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Vinoth P

Pastor

Pastor Vinoth hails from Kanyakumari, India. He finished his Master of Divinity from Southern Asia Bible College (SABC), a part of CGLD. Thereafter, he served in “Youth for Christ” for over 3 years. Pr. Vinoth also serves as the Media Pastor of City Harvest AG Church, Bangalore.

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Ebenezer Premkumar

Worship In-Charge

Ebenezer Premkumar is the worship in-charge at City Harvest AG Church. God has been using him extensively to lead a generation to worship in truth and spirit, both in India and abroad. He is a worship leader, song writer and talented musician. He runs a music academy called MuzikGarage.

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Simon Abraham

Pastor In-Training

Simon Abraham hails from Kerala, India. He was born and raised in the Middle East. After working in the Middle East as a graphic designer he decided to pursue his theological education. He completed his Master of Divinity from Southern Asia Bible, Bangalore in the year 2021. He is married to Aksha Thomas.

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Clement S

Pastor In-Training

Born in Tirunelvelli, TN and raised in Bangalore. After working in the IT sector for a short period, he completed his Master of Divinity from Southern Asia Bible College, Bangalore in the year 2021. 

His passion is to read and teach the Word of God, helping others know God, the revealed one. 

Akeesh David

Pastor In-Training

Mary Assumptha

Media

Mary Hails from Mysore. After working in several sectors for about 10 years, she is now serving in the media team of the City Harvest AG Church.

Aaron Joseph

Our Pastors

Meet our Pastors.

Photo of senior pastor Shine Thomas & Grace Thomas - Founder of City Harvest AG Church Bangalore

Shine Thomas

Senior Pastor

Born in Kerala, India and brought up in different states of India, Pastor Shine was the member of Buntain Memorial Assembly of God Church in Kolkata where he received his salvation and water baptism. He relocated to Bangalore in 1990 and God enabled him to pioneer City Harvest AG Church in 2003.

Photo of Pr Vinoth Tamil Service Pastor at City Harvest AG Church

Vinod P

Pastor, Tamil

Pastor Vinoth hails from Kanyakumari, India. He finished his Master of Divinity from Southern Asia Bible College (SABC), a part of CGLD. Thereafter, he served in “Youth for Christ” for over 3 years. Pr. Vinoth is presently the pastor of the City Harvest AG Church Tamil Service and also serves as the Media Pastor of City Harvest AG Church, Bangalore.

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Matthew Luke

Pastor, Hindi

Pastor Mathew Luke hails from Kerala, India. He got his primary education in Rourkela, Orissa. Thereafter, he completed his M.Th. from Serampore, West Bengal. Pr. Mathew Luke is also serving as a full-time faculty at SABC, CGLD.

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P G Thomas

Pastor, Malayalam

Pastor P. G. Thomas hails from Kerala, India. He and his wife were the first to receive the salvation experience from their families. They were persecuted for following the Lord during the initial days of their salvation. Pr. P. G. Thomas served in the Central Government service of India and is presently the pastor of City Harvest AG Church Malayalam Service.