THE PASTOR OF SHOWERS
Dr. Darnell Thomas is the Pastor of the Showers of Blessings Church of God in Christ located in Sacramento, California. Dr. Thomas surrendered his will to the Lord and accepted the call to ministry under the leadership of the late Superintendent J.E. Copeland of the Progressive Church of God in Christ. He was ordained at the California Northwest Holy Convocation by Bishop W.W. Hamilton, California Northwest Jurisdictional Prelate and General Board Member of the Church of God in Christ.
Under the leadership of Dr. Thomas, this ministry’s membership has experience phenomenal growth and progress. Having three services each Sunday, weekly Bible Study and over 50 active ministries, he has established Showers of Blessings to be a ministry of deliverance, hope, healing and restoration.
Dr. Thomas received an honorary degree of Doctor of Divinity from the Adonai International Theological Seminary in recognition of his service to the Lord, significant contribution to the church and his untiring years of study in the Word of God. He has received many recognitions, awards, honors and appointments for his support and dedication to the ministry: Pastor of the Month, Pastor of the Year, Outstanding Community Leader, California Northwest Jurisdiction Chief Adjutant, Executive Assistant to California Northwest Jurisdiction Executive Board, California Northwest Chairman of the General Assembly, Administrative Assistant and newly appointed Sr. Administrative Assistant to the prelate and General Board member of the Church of God in Christ, Bishop W.W. Hamilton.
In March, 2009, Dr. Thomas completed construction on a new edifice where souls will come from all over to be saved and delivered. God has given Dr. Thomas a vision to oversee the completion of this 15,912 sq. ft. building with an 800 seating capacity. God has ordained and equipped this man of God for such a time as this. It is evident in the success of Showers of Blessings being a model church for the community under his leadership.
Dr. Thomas has a passion for nurturing people in the Word of God and seeing them operating in kingdom principles, manifesting victory in every aspect of their lives – spiritually, emotionally, physically, socially and economically. He desires to see the Body of Christ demonstrate not only the power of God, but also God’s character of love, faithfulness, and integrity.
THE FIRST LADY OF SHOWERS
MISSIONARY PHYLLIS THOMAS
Missionary Phyllis Thomas is the First Lady of Showers of Blessings Church located in Sacramento, California. As a Pastor’s wife, her goal is to be the woman of wisdom God has appointed to serve with holiness and righteousness as an example to all people but especially women. Her personal goal is to win thousands of souls for the kingdom of God and to please God in everything that she does.
Lady P. Thomas continues to be the pinnacle of redemptive success. She has been saved for 31 years and has been a licensed Missionary for 27 years. She has been married for 30 years and this holy union is still considered a true work of God’s art. Lady P. Thomas is a recipient of a G.O.D. degree (God given opportunity to deliver His word). She has also been inducted into the C.B.G. (Chosen by God) Club for a lifetime of service. Lady P. Thomas is an author of “Be B.A.D. Blessed Anointed and Delivered through Prayer”. Her objective is to be a supporter, encourager, motivator, and an intercessor to those she comes in contact with.
Lady P. Thomas serves in various capacities in her local Church, such as, Bible Study Teacher, Missionary Circle President, Women’s Department President/Advisor, Prayer Warrior and Spiritual Guidance Counselor. Lady P. Thomas is also the Finance Chairperson for the California Northwest Women’s Department under the direction of the Jurisdictional Supervisor Dr. Mary Welch. However, her most challenging, yet rewarding ministry is that of a Pastor’s wife. Lady P. Thomas enjoys many facets of church life, but her favorite spiritual activities includes praying, studying, teaching and preaching the word of God as well as motivating people to be the best that they can be in God.
Lady P. Thomas is not only an Author, but she has been employed with the State of California for over 34 years and she is a Real Estate Professional. Although Lady P. Thomas wears many hats, she encourages herself with the word of God that says… “I can do all things through Christ that strengthens me.” (Philippians 4:13).