Pr. Immanuel Raj Christopher was born on October 31, 1982 in a small town called panruti in cuddalore district, Tamil Nadu. He had his schooling in SDA Hr. sec.school panruti. Later he went to E.D Thomas Boarding school for his high school, and then he came back to panruti for his higher secondary school. In June 2000 he joined Bachelor of theology degree and graduated in March 2003. He joined for masters in Religion in fall semester 2003 and completed in -Fall semester 2004 and awarded masters of Arts degree in may 1. 2005. He has a Master in Sociology degree in Tilak university pune, and a third Master Degree in Christian Studies in Madras University
By February 2005, He was appointed as an assistant pastor in SDA English Church vepery, chennai. January 2006 he became the first pastor for SDA English church Kodambakkam, He was assisting Dr. Johnson in Kodambakkam Tamil and English Churches Till 2010. Then he moved to SDA church velachery. Then he became the senior pastor in SDA English church, vepery, Chennai. He is been a good pastor for the past 11 years in Chennai.
Pr. Immanuel has one daughter 3 ½ yrs and his wife is a nurse.
We are really happy that Pr. Immanuel Raj Christopher is pastoring our church.