Pastor Y. Sharath Bhushan was born in a family rich in Christian heritage. His parents Y. Joshuah and Mrs. Sarojini Joshua are highly respected Christian leaders in India. Pastor Sharath is a respected and recognized Christian leader. He has demonstrated Christ-like character and faithfulness to the call providing leadership to a fellowship of 70 churches and many Bible students.
Sharaths non-denominational and non-sectarian approach has opened doors to preach the Word in various churches, crusades and seminars in India, Bahrain, Sultanate of Oman, Kuwait, Qatar, United Arab Emirates, Malaysia and Kenya, United States of America and Canada. He holds post-graduation in history with a distinction of Nagarjuna University; Bachelor of Divinity of Union Biblical Seminary, a reputable seminary in India and an Able Minister’s Diploma from the Institute of Ministry at Christian Retreat in Bradenton Florida. He also attended the Advanced Leadership Seminar of Haggai Institute in Maui, Hawaii.
Founder and President of Gospel Fellowship of India, today Sharath provides leadership to 70 churches, Peniel Bible College, and Agape House children’s home. He also conducts seminars and crusades, translates and publishes Christian literature and is involved in various philanthropic works. Sharath is a skilled song writer and published recorded many Christian devotional songs.