Reverend Reshin Renold
Rev. Reshin Renold completed his theological studies at the Kannamoola Kerala United theological Seminary in Thiruvananthapuram in 1996 from the Puthiyara CSI Church, Kozhikode. He entered the priesthood a year later in 2001. After serving for 18 years, he served as the Chief of the North Kerala diocese and later the diocese of Malabar. Since June 2018, he has relocated to the Central Karnataka diocese in Bangalore. He subsequently served as Assistant Presbyter of the East Parade Church and as Presbyter In charge of the Chinnappanahalli Ebenezer Malayalam CSI Church. Eight months later, following the rigors of managing the spiritual care of two pastorates, Reshin achen ceased his ministry in the East Parade and assumed full responsibility for the pastoral growth of Ebenezer CSI Malayalam Church. He was a major influence in the strengthening of the Sarjapura extension ministry at Ebenezer Church. This extension was later renamed to CSI Church of Hope. Born and raised in a small village in Kerala, he brings a unique Malayali element to the ministry of the Church of Hope. Reverend Reshin lives at the parsonage in Marthahalli with his loving wife, July Kochamma, and two wonderful daughters, Riya and Liya.