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Kranthi Kumar Medida

Kranthi Kumar Medida

 

EDUCATION

Master of Philosophy (University of Mysore)

Major: Homiletics, Pastoral Theology

Graduation Date: April, 2015

Graduating from South Asia Institute of Advanced Christian Studies, Bangalore

Bachelor of Divinity (Senate of Serampore)

Major: New Testament, Old Testament, Systematic Theology, Christian Ministry

Grade: B+ / 2nd Class Upper

Graduation Date :  April, 2011

Graduated from Luther W. New Jr. Theological College, Dehradun

 

Bachelor of Technology (Jawaharlal Nehru Technological University)

Major: Mechanical Engineering

Class: 2nd Class Upper

Graduation Date: April, 2003

Graduated from Gokaraju Rangaraju Institute of Engineering and Technology, Hyderabad


 

AWARDS AND DISTINCTIONS

 

  • First Prize for Article Published in Niyog, an yearly magazine of New Theological College, Dehradun
  • First Prize for Academic excellence in Bachelor of Divinity at New Theological College, Dehradun
  • First Prize for all individual branches in Bachelor of Divinity at New Theological College, Dehradun
  • Received overall grade of A- in the department of New Testament with Greek Exegesis in Bachelor of Divinity, Senate of Serampore

 

WORK EXPERIENCE

 

Pastoral Experience

Worked as Assistant Pastor at Lord’s Grace Church, Hyderabad, from 2011 to 2013

Preaching Experience

Experience in preaching in different settings such as Sunday worship services, small group gatherings, house gatherings, youth meetings, and open-air gospel meetings from 2000 to 2015

Teaching Experience

Taught at Lord’s Grace Bible College, Hyderabad, from 2011 to 2013 on various subjects such as New Testament, Old Testament, Systematic Theology, Church History, and others; also served as the Director of this college which served the purpose of training lay church leaders.

Translation Experience

Translation of Sunday School Text Book from English to Telugu

Translation of Parts of the book, “Basics” authored by Gene Cunningham, from English to Telugu

Translation various other Christian materials from English to Telugu

 

PUBLICATIONS

 

Text Book: “Praathamika Bible Shikshana” (Basic Bible Training) in Telugu, published in 2012, August.

Journal Article: “A Case for Preaching in the Present Context” in “New Life Theological Journal” (Volume 4; Jan-June 2014; No.1)

 

 

LANGUAGE SKILLS

 

Language Spoken Written
English Excellent Excellent
Telugu Excellent Excellent
Hindi Fair Fair