Ministerial Staff

City Harvest AG Church, Bangalore is a wonderful church with people from diverse culture and ethnicity. City Harvest AG Church is one of the fastest growing churches in the city of Bangalore. We thank God for the work He is doing at this AG Church in Bangalore. The pastors and the staff work with dedication and integrity to take the gospel to both the churched and the unchurched in Bangalore and India.


Founder and Senior Pastor
Wife: Mrs. Glory Shine; Son: Samuel  Shine; Daughter: Grace Ann Shine
Born in the state of Kerala in India, Pastor Shine Thomas was raised up in different states of India because of his father’s transferable job. He was the member of Buntain Memorial Assembly of God Church in Kolkata where he received his salvation and water baptism. Since 1990 he has relocated to Bangalore. God enabled him to pioneer City Harvest AG Church in 2003.


Pastor, Tamil Service
Wife: Daisy Richard
Pastor Richard hails from Chennai, India. He started his ministry in Tamil Nadu where he served the Lord for 4 years and thereafter moved to Bangalore. He is serving in City Harvest AG Church Bangalore since 2006.


Pastor, Malayalam Service
Wife: Annamma Thomas; Children: Shine Thomas, Shaiju Thomas, & Shobin Thomas

Pastor P. G. Thomas hails from Kerala, India. He and his wife are the first to receive the salvation experience from their families. During the initial days of their salvation, they have endured many persecution and trials for the Lord. Pr. P. G. Thomas served in the Central Government service of India and is presently the pastor of City Harvest AG Church Malayalam Service.

Part-time Pastors at City Harvest AG Church


Pastor, Telugu Service
Wife: Sindhu; Daughters: Mahima, Ashraya
Pastor Ramesh Babu hails from Andhra Pradesh, India. He finished his B.Th. from SABC and is serving as a full-time staff of SABC. He pastors the Telugu congregation at City Harvest AG Church.


Pastor, Hindi Service
Wife: Nimmi Mathew; Daughters: Christina, Jiana
Pastor Mathew Luke hails from Kerala, India. He had his primary education in Rourkela, Orissa. Thereafter he completed his M.Th. from Serampore, West Bengal.