Rev. V.P. Abraham & Leelamma Abraham
Born and brought up in a Pentecostal family in Ranni, Kerala, Pastor Abraham accepted Jesus Christ as his person Savior when he was eight years old and was filled with the Holy Spirit and took water baptism at the age of 16.
Pastor Abraham had the desire for the ministry even from his childhood. While he and his wife, Leelamma, were working in Saudi Arabia, God called him for the ministry. They left their jobs and came back to Kerala and joined the Assemblies of God Bethel Bible College in Kerala, India. After the Bible college graduation, he pioneered several Assemblies of God churches in Kottayam, Puthupally, and Vakathanum. After his eight years of pastoral ministry in Kerala, India, he and his family migrated to the US in 1996. From 1997 to 2007 and 2011 to 2016, he was the Pastor of Chattanooga Christian Assembly and in 2009, he started a ministry in Alpharetta, Georgia and founded Georgia Christian Assembly (affiliated to Church of God Full Gospel in GA). He also ministered in Kottayam Assemblies of God Church and in many places in North India. He traveled many nations including South Africa, Guatemala, Trinidad, and several Middle East countries to proclaim the gospel in the unreached areas.
During his 30 years of ministry, God added many souls to the Kingdom of God and many took water Baptism. God confirmed his ministry through miracles and signs. His ministry was successful through fasting and prayer and preaching the true word of God. His passion to reach the unreached and continue to spread the love of God.
Pastor Abraham and his wife Leelamma, have been married for 38 years are all blessed with children Lincy, Linson, Liju, and Libin. Pastor Abraham also has 6 grandchildren. Linson is currently serving in the ministry team at Bethany Full Gospel Assembly in Dallas, TX and Libin is the campus Pastor at Sugar Creek Church in Houston, TX.
Today, Pastor Abraham is the Senior Pastor at Faith Tabernacle Church of God.