Chief Executive Pastor
Pastor Michael Thomas was born in Mt. Gilead, NC and he is married with one daughter. Prior to coming to Greensboro, Pastor Thomas was an assistant Pastor to a growing church in San Antonio, TX. Pastor Thomas pastors Love and Faith Christian Fellowship in Greensboro, NC. With a congregation of more than3000, Pastor Thomas encourages all new members of Love and Faith to join one or more of the 80+ ministries offered by the church. Desiring that each member perform their ministry work with integrity and excellence, Pastor Thomas wants God to be pleased with both the Spiritual and the Administrative aspects of the ministry. He is committed to fulfilling the assignment given to him by the Holy Spirit. He believes that "to whom much is given, much is required." (Luke 12:48).
As Chief Executive Pastor of Good Shepherds Fellowship International (GSFI), Pastor Thomas accepted the assignment from God to oversee this fellowship of pastors and leaders desiring oversight and accountability. GSFI is a non-denominational fellowship of pastors coming together for the primary purpose of establishing churches in the faith and building the Kingdom of God. The vision for GSFI is to equip and empower pastors to become efficacious in their call to be good shepherds after the heart of God and building strong and healthy churches to carry out the great commission for Christ. Pastor Thomas travels to different regions of the country to visit with Pastors that are under him and internationally.