Pastor Shibu Thomas serves as the senior pastor of IPC Hebron OKC since June 2014. He and his wife Reshma have three wonderful children Joshua, Jeswin, and Joel.
Pastor Shibu was born in a Pentecostal family in Kerala, India to parents who served as full time ministers. In 1991, after graduating in engineering and having begun work as a technical instructor, pastor Shibu recognized God's calling to pursue full time ministry. He quickly resigned from his job and pursued full time evangelism and youth ministry and was blessed with the opportunity to preach across many parts of India. In 1993, pastor Shibu moved to Bangalore, Karnataka and established various churches and prayer groups. He continued to travel across the nation as a revival speaker.
In 2004, pastor Shibu and family moved to the United States, and he has served in a pastoral role at Gilgal Pentecostal Church of Chicago as Youth Pastor and Senior Pastor at Philadelphia Pentecostal Church of Chicago, Sharon Fellowship Church of Dallas. During this time, he completed his Masters in Divinity and is currently pursuing Masters in Theology.
Pastor Shibu's desire in life is to bring glory to Jesus, serve His church, and to see souls added to God's kingdom.