PD & Shantha Emmanuel







Sathyaveda Ministries

P .D. and Shantha Emmanuel have been with IGM since 1993. Rev. Emmanuel is the director of Sathyaveda (True Word) Ministries, begun in 1974 as a Baptist mission. The ministry involves church planting and aid programs among the unreached tribes in India. The Emmanuels are kept busy with the oversight of the various ministries and the training of needed staff. P.D. constantly seeks new avenues for spreading the Gospel and meeting the needs of the Indian people.


Sathyaveda Ministry programs include:

  • Evangelizing unreached tribes
  • Church Planting
  • Orphanages
  • Christian day schools
  • Vocational schools
  • Supervised Lodging for Youth
  • Short-term Bible courses
  • Bible Distribution
  • Health care
  • Food programs
  • Tailoring centers
  • Disaster Relief