Frank A. Thomas

Preacher, teacher, scholar, lecturer, author, and master coach

Teaching & Inspiration

This section is labeled as "Teaching & Inspiration" because it sums up the major emphasis of the ministry of Frank A. Thomas -- "to preach and teach the gospel of Jesus Christ in creative and relevant sermonic forms that offer people hope in Jesus Christ.” At the heart of the matter, Thomas desires to teach and inspire. This section includes an archive of sermons, lectures, articles, blogs, etc. in the formats of video, audio, and written word. Please take your time to browse through all of this material, it is a treasure trove of teaching & inspiration.

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November 04, 2014

Be Happy, Anyway

Dr. Frank A. Thomas preaches "Be Happy, Anyway," based in Matthew 5:1-12 (the Beatitudes). Dr. Thomas uses Pharrell Williams' song "Happy" as an illustration to the Beatitudes which is Jesus' commentary on how to be "happy." The response to this sermon has been phenomenal!!

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November 04, 2014

Can We Be Friends?

Dr. Frank A. Thomas preaches in the chapel of Christian Theological Seminary on the text of Exodus 2:1-10 where Moses was drawn from the water. Moses escaped the Egyptian death sentence based upon God providing "friends." Dr. Thomas gives testimony being drawn from the water and escaping the death sentence for black males in American culture based upon God-given "friends."

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August 20, 2014

A requiem for Vincent Gordon Harding

By Frank A. Thomas | I was a very young seminarian in 1979 when I first heard that there was such a thing as the Black Seminarians Conference. My classmate, Leroy Sanders, and I wanted to attend this event in Atlanta, Georgia, so we approached our president, Dr. Charles Shelby Rooks, to request financial support. - See more at: