Sam P. Chelladurai was born and raised in India and was trained for the ministry as a young man in the United States, where through some divinely ordained circumstances, doors were opened for him to preach extensively at various churches and Christian gatherings, at the age of 21, while still a student at Elim Bible Institute and College. Later, he also graduated from Bryan College, before entering full-time Christian ministry.
He is best known for his much-acclaimed television program called “God is Good”, telecast around the world in both Tamil and English, in major secular and religious Television Channels. He was also mightily used by God in raising up the AFT Church in Chennai, as one of the largest churches in India and serves as its Senior Pastor. The Sunday services from this church are broadcast live through Television and Social Media Channels to a world- wide audience.
He is well known for his dynamic bible teaching through his landmark Bible Teaching Series such as Faith, Prayer, Blessing, Believers’ Authority, Romans, Ephesians, The Christian Philosophy of Work, Material Prosperity: Good or Evil, Abounding Grace and many more! His teachings are recorded and made available through YouTube, Facebook, Audio/Video Downloads, CDs and DVDs, and have been a blessing to people around the world.
He has also conducted Faith Seminars in various cities of the U.S., Canada, U.K., Australia, Sri Lanka and Singapore to teach believers. His Tamil Pastors’ Seminar, held yearly in Chennai, to build up and encourage pastors, is attended by about 800 pastors from all over India and abroad. Through the Full Gospel Bible College led by him, he has trained and equipped numerous young men and women for ministry, many of whom have developed successful churches and ministries in India and other parts of the world.