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Philip Thomas, MS

Thomas  is the Worship Leader at Full Gospel Assembly of God in Toronto, Canada. He has also served as the Worship Leader at India Pentecostal Assembly of God, Waltham, (Boston) Massachusetts. He received his Bachelor's degree (Computer Science) from Brandeis University, MA, and Master's degree (Computer Information Systems) from Boston University. He is employed as a Consulting Manager at Digital Equipment Corporation. He has spoken at conventions, conferences, youth seminars, and church meetings in the US, Canada, UAE, and India. His wife, Jejee, and he has two sons, Daniel and Joel.

 Articles by this Author

YOU ARE A CHOSEN PEOPLE, a royal priesthood, a holy nation, a people belonging to God, that you may declare the praises of Him who called you out of darkness into His wonderful light. 1 Peter 2:9. Every believer in the Lord Jesus, a person redeemed from darkness to light, has been called to a live a life of praise and worship to God. Praise and worship is a required and joyous component of every Christian’s relationship with Jesus. Although praise and worship is not restricted to music and song, this chapter deals with the expression of praise and worship in the form of music and song amongst churches in the Indian community. Principles for successful worship ministry, dealing with disagreements, and integrating multiple languages are addressed.