Harvest Training Institute

Harvest Training Institute, Chennai

(In collaboration with Tung Ling Seminary Malaysia)

Harvest Training Institute is part of the Harvest Apostolic Ministries (India). Harvest Apostolic Ministries is a world wide organization. In the late 90’s, Rev. Jagadeesan Kumar and his wife Jessie Kumar returned to India after their studies in Singapore and established Harvest Apostolic Ministries, India. Their work is based in Chennai. Over the years, they have pioneered bible schools and churches in other places such as Bihar etc.

Since April 2001, Tung Ling Seminary Malaysia has worked in collaboration with Harvest Training Institute, India to run a 12-week School of Ministry in Tamil. The school is financed partially by Tung Ling Seminary, Malaysia. Approximately 600 plus students have graduated in the 10 plus years of partnership. Most of these students who have graduated are in full-time ministry situation and a good number of them in church planting situations.

The School of Ministry (SOM) is headed by Rev. Jagadeesan Kalyanakumar and his wife, Mrs. Jessie Kumar who are both graduates of Tung Ling Bible College Singapore SOM Course in 1988 and 1989 respectively. Pastor Kumar is also the Tung Ling Seminary Tamil Division’s Guest Principal (called ‘Evangelical Theological Seminary’ in Malaysia).

Every year, the Tamil School of Ministry Course runs from April to June. In some years, the students have come from Malaysia, Sri Lanka and even Ireland.

For more information, please contact Rev Jagadeesan Kumar at: harvestchennai@gmail.com.