Pastor & Evangelist Tina Sumner's Bio
Pastor Tina Sumner is an ordained minister of the Gospel, called and anointed woman of God who through word and song she shares the love of God and the saving power of Jesus Christ. Pastor Sumner shows the passion she has for the Lord as she worship and allows the anointing of the Holy Spirit to work through her to encourage the Saints to draw close to God.
Pastor Sumner is a native Floridian, who grew up in Tampa. As a child she saw God move in many tent crusades and in churches all over the East Coast of America. Her Father and Mother have been in the ministry since 1964, allowing her to gain much knowledge of the ministry. At a young age she enjoyed singing, she always knew that God had a plan for her life. Pastor Sumner has worked very close with her parents as they Pastor at Full Gospel Tabernacle in Plant City, Florida since 1982. This is where she met her husband Lee; they have been married since 1990. They have one daughter Malisha (Sumner) Glass, who is now married to Mark Glass. Her Daughter and Son in Law in 2016 had a baby boy Hezekiah Glass. She has one son John Curtis Sumner, who is also a minister.
Pastor Sumner has worked in all levels of the church,including three years as Youth Pastor.
She has been involved in nursing homes ministry, hospital visits, women's group homes, Jail and prison ministries, singing with Gospel Groups, hosting Women's conferences and retreats, leading the praise and worship, and evangelizing wherever God sends her. In 2002 she was ask to hold a position on the Minister's Board at Full Gospel Tabernacle. In 2005 she became the Associate Pastor of her church. In 2015 she received an Masters Degree in Bible Theology and in 2016 a Bachelor's Degree in Christian Counseling from Life Christian University. Pastor Sumner is presently working toward her Doctorate degree in Theology.
She desires for God to work in her life everyday and for Him to use her even greater, that through the gifts God has place on her life she will see thousands of souls saved, people healed by the power of God.