WHO WE ARE
Isaiah 61: 1
To proclaim good news to the poor. He has sent me to bind up the brokenhearted, to proclaim freedom for the captives and release from darkness for the prisoners.
Isaiah 58 : 12
You people will rebuild the ancient ruins and will raise up the age-old foundations; You will be called Repairer of Broken Walls, Restorer of Streets with Dwellings.
Shekinah Church exists to expand the Kingdom of God by making and multiplying disciples among the unreached people groups.
The vision of SFG Church is to expand the Kingdom of God by building the spiritual house of holy priesthood who would preach the Kingdom Gospel and multiply disciples in every nation
(1 Peter 2:1-9; Ephesians 4:11-13 & Matthew 28:18-20).
Pastor Clement Barnabas is a charismatic leader in the city of Chennai, India, who serves as the senior pastor of Shekinah full Gospel Church.
In the year 1989 God called him to do ministry and gave him a burden to reach out to the youngsters of this generation. Accepting the call of God in his life, He started to do ministry among children through Vacation Bible School.
In the year 1997, God fulfilled his desire to do theology and he graduated in B.Th from Southern Asia Bible College in Bangalore, India. During his college days, God once again confirmed His calling to do ministry among students through a vision. After graduating he joined a local church and served as a Youth and Campus Pastor for seven years under Rev. D. Mohan (New Life AG church – Chennai).
In 2002, God spoke to him about an unreached area in the city of Chennai. God sowed a burden in his heart about a place called Thuraipakkam where he started his ministry with a humble beginning of 3 member fellowship under a small tent on a terrace on Feb 4 2003. God has blessedt his work in Thuripakkam, the church was blessed with 450 members and it started to grow,
God started blessing his ministry by helping him and plant many churches. By His strength he has enabled more than 60 Pastors and lay leaders under his leadership.
He is married to Sis.Elizabeth Selva Rani and blessed with Two children Carolyn Lydia and Samuel Clement. They serve as a family to fulfill the purpose of God.