Tom and Susan Shanklin

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Tom and Susan Shanklin

Gathering the Harvest in India

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By Tom Shanklin What can you say about a 17-day whirlwind journey to India? When I think back, it seems almost like a blur. Church buildings filled with hungry hearts. Many of them responding to the call for salvation. Hundreds of pastors wanting more of God and His purpose for their lives, dedicating themselves without … Continue reading →

India & Susan: Grace, Grace and More Grace!


By Susan Shanklin I did my very best to stay awake until 10 o’clock last night only to be awakened into the 2 a.m. darkness. I’m hoping for normal sleep to return, my congested head and ears and water-logged legs to clear from  a voyage to and from a nation warped in time, filled with … Continue reading →

Thank God for the Blood and the Spirit


By Tom Shanklin “Thanks be unto God for his unspeakable gift.” 2 Corinthians 9:15, KJV. Today is Thanksgiving Day here in the United States, a day to give thanks for God’s bounty and blessings. Our table now is set, and we are excited to share this wonderful holiday with our family. The roots of this … Continue reading →

Miracles Reported from Ministry Time Near Karimnagar, South India

Susan ministering to needs near Karimnagar.

We received the following report from Calvary Commission India, concerning our work in the Karimagar District, Telangana State, north of Hyderabad, India. We praise God for His marvelous works. Pastor Tom and Sister Susan, Greeting in the name of our Lord Jesus Christ! Thank you for your input into God’s Kingdom. Please give our regards … Continue reading →

Ministry Update: Special Promises to Givers to the Gospel!

International minsters rejoice during the Parade of Nations at the Kingsway Fellowship International Convention in Des Moines, Iowa, in October. See details below.

By Tom Shanklin “But my God shall supply all your need according to his riches in glory by Christ Jesus.” Philippians 4:19, KJV. Folks, my God is rich! He will never have a recession, depression, or economic slowdown. He will never be scratching his head wondering how he’s going to meet the needs of the … Continue reading →

Another Great Time at Shell Lake Full Gospel Missions Conference

Pastor Matt Bell of Destiny Church in San Antonia (right) honors Pastor Virgil and Linda Amundson for their service to the Lord at the recent conference.

By Tom Shanklin This week Susan and I attended the 29th annual Shell Lake Full Gospel Missions Conference in Shell Lake, Wisconsin. It is always a special treat to visit this unique local church and watch God move miraculously to meet the needs of a multitude of missionaries and the people they minister to around … Continue reading →

Enjoy Life! Evangelize!

Bruce Shockman practicing sharing Christ with Steve Nelson at Church of the Nazarene in LaMoure, ND.

By Tom Shanklin Have you ever wondered what happened to your zeal? Has your get-up-and-go got up and went? Does your Christian life seem boring and empty? I have an answer for you. Evangelize! If you want fire in your life, evangelize! If you want fire in your church, evangelize! If you want power in … Continue reading →

India, Here I Come!

Practicing for India.

Susan Shanklin It was sometime during the winter as I was sitting at this very computer, Tom said, “You should go to India with me.” Without looking up, I said,”Ok.” and continued my research, as I call it, when Pinteresting or Googling or Emailing. I remember Tom stopped in his tracks and said, “Really!?” Without … Continue reading →

Ministry Update: MSU Mankato, Women’s Conference, North Dakota, India, and More!

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By Tom Shanklin Susan and I are so very thankful for your prayers, encouragement and support for this ministry. We know God’s power is released as we pray for each other. You are never far from our thoughts and prayers. Early in September, I had a great time showcasing our ministry at the Campus and … Continue reading →

You Will Have Whatever You Say Podcast


Podcast: Play in new window | DownloadSubscribe: iTunes | Android | RSS | More Subscribe OptionsBy Tom Shanklin  “For verily I say unto you, That whosoever shall say unto this mountain, Be thou removed, and be thou cast into the sea; and shall not doubt in his heart, but shall believe that those things which … Continue reading →