Tom and Susan Shanklin

Jesus changes lives! He changed ours! He will change yours! Whether you are overcome with grief or discouragement, fighting a battle in your health or finances, unsure of your eternal destiny, or searching for peace or purpose in your life, Jesus is the answer for you! You can receive everything He has for you by trusting in His work and receiving Jesus as your Lord and Savior. We want to be blessing in your life. Please contact us and let us know how we can pray for you and serve you.  God bless you!
Tom and Susan Shanklin

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The Miracle of the New Birth Podcast


THE MIRACLE OF THE NEW BIRTH Reading: John 3:1-7 Marvel not that I said unto thee, Ye must be born again. (John 3:7, KJV). Main Thought: The New Birth is the world’s greatest miracle. John Wesley said, Only the power that makes a world can make a Christian. The power to change a life is the same power that raised Jesus from the dead. Sometimes we … Continue reading →

Getting Started Right: First Steps in the Christian Life

Tom in the mid-'70s before receiving Jesus as Lord.

By Tom Shanklin I’ll never forget when the Lord changed my life. Back when I was nine years old, I had heard the Gospel and understood that Jesus died for my sins. But for many years I continued to live in sin. I became involved in drugs and alcohol and an ungodly lifestyle. I was bound with habit and sin. But when I was 27 years … Continue reading →

Jesus Christ Makes You Whole Podcast


The Gospel is the power of God unto salvation for the whole man—spirit, soul, and body. God wants to make you whole in every area of your life. In this podcast you will learn about: God’s plan for the total man. If you are believing in a yes, no, or maybe God. How healing on the inside is often needed for healing on the outside. … Continue reading →

What is Heaven Like?


By Tom Shanklin “Let not your heart be troubled: ye believe in God, believe also in me. In my Father’s house are many mansions: if it were not so, I would have told you. I go to prepare a place for you. And if I go and prepare a place for you, I will come again, and receive you unto myself; that where I am, … Continue reading →

Good Reports on Nepalese Translation and U.S. Ministry

Susan with the ladies of Living Word Church.

By Tom Shanklin We were thrilled with the following report from our ministry partner in Nepal: The book, You Can Touch the World, has been a wonderful tool for training the pastors and leaders in Nepal. God has just opened the door for the gospel and Nepal has become a new land for God’s work. It is now urgency for evangelizing the nations. In this heavy … Continue reading →

Click Away!


By Susan Shanklin I’ve come into the modern age. I am the very proud owner of a smart phone! To be more exact, a proud owner of an Apple iPhone. The phone is pink but looks more like tangerine with a clear cover case with all the bells and whistles. A person can download apps to run, rule or ruin one’s life. So, I just … Continue reading →

Touching Jesus Podcast


When Jesus walked the earth, the crowds thronged Him to receive healing and deliverance. The woman with the issue of blood was one of those, and she received an instantaneous miracle in her body. But the truth is, we can still receive a miracle today by touching Jesus. When we touch Jesus through the Holy Spirit, we will never be the same. In this message, … Continue reading →

Love, Honor and Respect Podcast

Tom Shanklin

We are living in a time when there is great hatred, dishonor and disrespect in the world. This is fueled by talk radio, cable TV news channels, and social media. People are viciously attacking people with words on the internet as well as physically attacking others around the world. Christians need to run counter-culture to this and manifest the love and mercy of God in … Continue reading →

The Impossible is Totally Possible Podcast


When it comes to our Creator God, nothing is impossible. He created everything, and He can make changes as needed. But the key is that we much participate, by believing Him and following His direction. Do you need a miracle? Remember your creator! On this podcast, you’ll discover: Nothing is impossible to the One that Created the universe. God is more awesome that you can possibly … Continue reading →

The Impossible is Totally Possible!


By Tom Shanklin “Ah Lord GOD! behold, thou hast made the heaven and the earth by thy great power and stretched out arm, and there is nothing too hard for thee:” Jeremiah 32:17, KJV. Sometimes we need to be reminded just how great our God is! Jeremiah seems to be awestruck and overwhelmed by the majesty of God’s power. “Ah Lord God, THOU has made … Continue reading →