Rev. Dr Joel Thomas has been the Senior Pastor of The Deliverance Centre (COGWWM) for the last 20 years. he is married to his wife, Jemis and he has three children Tyrone, Marie and Rebekah. His ministry has allowed him to travel internationally preaching the Gospel in the Caribbean, USA, Africa and Asia.
In October 2001, Joel was honoured with a theological doctorate from the Bethel International Bible Institute. Joel is a great motivator and encourages everyone to ‘maximise his or her potential’. His favourite quotation being ‘ you are a person of destiny’. He has a genuine love and passion for the people and community of Reading.