Lydia was Senior Pastor for 14 years at Mercy Fellowship before the merger with Jubilee Fellowship. She is the founder of Women of Joy Ministries, Women of Joy India, Women of Joy Bible Institute of India, and has preached in fifteen foreign countries. At Calvary International Bible Training Center she served as teacher and Dean of Students. Around the world Pastor Lydia has brought refreshing encouragement and Joy of the Lord wherever she has taught, evangelized, and converted others to be followers of Jesus Christ. The Joy of Knowing Jesus, which is the title of her book, has been Lydia's lifelong, unbroken passion.