Rt Rev, Apostle Dr Donnett Thomas is the Senior Pastor and Bishop of Power of
the Living Word Ministries International which is based in London. She was
consecrated a Bishop with the International Ministerial Council of Great Britain
(IMCGB ) in November 2007 with special responsibilities for the Diocese of South
London. She also served as Chair of Churches Together in South London (CTSL)
and as one of the Presidents of the Christian Muslim Forum established by a
previous Arch Bishop of Canterbury. She is also an Honorary Ecumenical Canon
of Southwark Cathedral.
The Power of the Living Word Ministries International is a Registered Charity with
the following objectives:
· The advancement of Christianity
· The relief of suffering and distress particularly amongst women arising from
abuse, neglect, drug addiction and other forms of addiction
· The relief of poverty, suffering and distress of men, women and children
across the world through the provision of advice, counselling and other
As a consecrated Apostle ( in July 2003), Apostle Thomas gives an Apostolic
Covering to Churches in Mombasa, Kibwezi, Nairobi, Kitui in Kenya and in
Chennai in India. She regularly visits her Covering Churches bringing teachings to
develop these Churches, the Pastors and their congregations and if needed
financially. She has been in Kenya for over 16 years and is a respected teacher
and pioneer in several areas, i.e in encouraging women in Ministry where culturally
they are not encouraged and as a wife of 49 years helping men and women to
build good marriages. She has been in India 5 years and her teaching and
example have empowered both men and women to excel in their lives.
Her Ministries have a missionary heart and believe it is our Kingdom responsibility
to help the poor as Jesus taught and meet urgent needs including sponsoring
children through school, medical bills, Church plot contributions, Church repairs
and funeral costs etc.
Rt Rev, Apostle Dr Donnett Thomas was the Chair of Churches Together in South
London (CTSL) an umbrella ecumenical body that encourages and supports inter-
church work, worship and witness across South London boroughs. CTSL is
supported by the Anglican Diocese of Southwark, the Roman Catholic
Archdiocese of Southwark, the London Methodist District, the United Reformed
Church Southern Synod, the London Baptist Association, the Salvation Army
London South East Division, and a number of smaller denominations including
independent black majority churches in South London.
Christian Muslim Forum
Rt Rev, Apostle Dr Donnett Thomas was one of the Presidents of the Christian
Muslim Forum which was built on friendship between a group of Christians and
Muslims, showing how faith is a catalyst for good relationships and welcomes the
'other'. They remain faithful to their own commitment as Christians and Muslims
while growing in their relationship with each other, understanding of each other's
tradition, and their ability to work together for the good of their communities and
Rt Rev, Apostle Dr Donnett Thomas was a former School Governor with over 25
years experience and sat on their Curriculum Committee and Disciplinary
Committee. She brought wisdom and understanding to help students see their
lives in a more positive way. She has a great heart for young people encouraging
them to be the best they can be and never to give up on themselves.
In her Ministry young people are given opportunities to express their faith and
experience new things through international travel and working alongside adults.
She has placed several young Ministers-in-Training in London, Kenya and India
and is teaching them herself. Rt Rev, Apostle Dr Donnett Thomas has been
responsible for bringing dignity and understanding to young Kenyans where
tradition makes you a youth regardless of age until you are married.
The Ministry also prepares young people for life including the work place through
CV writing, interviewing techniques and how to manage their finances. There is a
Youth Forum where young people are encouraged to talk about their issues and
receive guidance and information in every area of life. This helps the young
people take an active role in the work of the Ministry.
We are a Ministry with an Apostolic mandate, a restoration Ministry with a
Missionary Heart that has been used by God in many parts of the world. We
welcome all who have a passion for the Word of God and for His work who want
to be equipped for greater service and revelation in their lives.
Under the Visionary Leadership of Rt Rev Apostle Dr (Mrs) Donnett Thomas and
Elder Colin Thomas, we are a registered UK Charity and a Registered Society in
Kenya. Within our Ministry we also have a Limited Company By Guarantee known
as WOW Ministries Ltd.
Our Charity Objectives are ‘The relief of suffering and distress particularly
amongst women arising from abuse, neglect etc. The relief of poverty, suffering
and distress of men, women and children in United Kingdom and across the world
through the provision of advice, counselling and other support services.
The Ministry equips its members by teaching the Word of God and with practical
experience of Ministry around the world. This equipping enables teams to be sent
by God to equip our Covering Churches under the arm of True Redemption
We believe in teaching all generations the Word of God, no one is too young or
too old to be a part of what God is doing in this Age. The Ministry is overarched in
prayer and we have seen many miraculous answers to prayer. We are a Ministry
of faith believing God is able to make the impossible, possible.
Come and join us, bring your teachability and giftings and join with us to develop
even greater Ministries for the Kingdom of God.