• Clemmensen Ashby posted an update 10 months, 3 weeks ago

    Pastor, faith healer and author Chris Oyakhilome is known to his followers as Pastor Chris. Oyakhilome He is also the president of LoveWorld Incorporated. Also known as Christ Embassy. Oyakhilome It is headquartered in Lagos. His unique way of presenting God’s Word has inspired thousands worldwide.

    Pastor Chris: The Man

    Pastor Chris Oyakhilome was born December 7th, 1963, in Edo State in Nigeria. He was raised in a family of faith with loving, dedicated parents. He is the oldest of three sons born to Elder T.E Oyakhilome (one of the founding members of the Assemblies for God Church in Benin City) and Angelina. Chris Oyakhilome Angelina was the matriarch and imprinted her divine grace to her son at a young age.

    The whole family is actively engaged with the LoveWorld ministry. Reverend Ken is Ken’s brother and is a member of the Christ Embassy Central Executive Council. KattyWorghiren (KattyWorghiren) is director at the LoveWorld Music and Arts Ministry. This ministry has many gospel artists who are top-selling globally.

    Pastor Chris has two daughters, Carissa Sharon and Charlene. Carissa Sharon follows in her father’s footsteps of sharing God’s Word with the world. As well as being known by CSO her name, she is an award-winning, talented gospel artist and is a part of LoveWorld Music and Arts.

    Pastor Chris Oyakhilome began his education at Edo College. After a scholarship was granted to study architecture at Bendel State University (now Ambrose Ali University) He was awarded a BSc degree in Architecture as well as an honorary Doctor of Science. He also holds an honorary doctorate from Benson Idahosa University in divinity. Ambrose Ali University was where he discovered his calling to serve the Lord and to be a minister.

    Pastor Chris The Mentor

    The Man Of God was an undergraduate student at the time he started the church that would soon grow into one of the largest worldwide. Chris Oyakhilome Family His prayer group, ‘Youth For Christ’, would quickly be one of the university’s most popular groups. These would go on to create LoveWorld Incorporated and Christ Embassy with millions of followers.

    Under the direction of Pastor Chris, LoveWorld became a pioneer of satellite television and Christian programming. LoveWorldSAT is the first Christian TV station that broadcasts from Africa 24/7 a day, via free-to-air networks. There are LoveWorld satellite and cable television stations across the globe.

    Chris Oyakhilome Christ Embassy has strong presence in Pastor Chris’s native Nigeria, South Africa and Canada. The ministry operates two healing schools that are located in South Africa.

    Songs as well as Gospel Music are also an integral part of worship. Pastor Chris encourages Christ Embassy Churches have a choir that is trained and overseen by the Loveworld Music and Arts Ministry. A lot of the singers are successful in their solo careers.

    The Future African Leaders Foundation focuses its efforts on continuing the work of Pastor Chris. It is a place to recognize and support young, bright leaders. Pastor Chris is investing in the future of our youth so they can be the leaders of the future.

    Pastor Chris: The Teacher

    International conferences and events are held by Pastor Chris Oyakhilome which brings together thousands of people around the globe. Pastor Chris Oyakhilome is one of Nigeria’s most popular and influential pastors, will continue to inspire and motivate souls for years to come.

    Pastor Chris is also a prolific writer and author who has written a myriad of books and devotionals. The Rhapsody of Realities is his most popular publication. It’s an everyday devotional study guide filled with inspiring insights into the Word of God. Rhapsody of Realities was translated into many languages and distributed to millions of people around the world.

    Alongside his writings, several of Pastor Chris’s sermons, prayers and thoughtful reflections can be accessed online through the Pastor Chris Digital Library, which is a repository that provides access to hundreds of thousands of hours of video and audio recordings in a variety of different languages.

    Pastor Chris has also established a large social following on FB. Twitter, YouTube. The social network of his ministry is KingsChat. KingsChat connects the online community of LoveWorld believers to follow, share, and engage with one another in a deeper spiritual way in a secure environment.

    Pastor Chris: Philanthropist

    Pastor Chris Oyakhilome is a committed philanthropist who founded the Chris Oyakhilome Foundation (COFI) an independent, non-profit organization with the mission of aiding the most vulnerable communities and individuals in the most impoverished regions and nations of the globe.

    The Man of God founded NGOs to offer vital services and bring hope for the poor, in need, and forgotten. COFI is a partnership with five other organizations who have all committed to improving living standards in the poorest areas.

    COFI oversees the InnerCity Mission, ICM for Children The Volunteer Medical Corps and Trauma International Foundation (TCIF), Future Africa Leaders Foundation , and the Bible For All Mission. Each of these organizations works to enhance the health and lives of those in greatest need.

    His charity also offers financial assistance for children in need. Pastor Chris believes in building communities by establishing COFI as well as The InnerCity Mission. He is a proponent of responsible governance, good governance leadership and sustainable development in Africa and other regions of the world and in accordance with the Sustainable Development Goals. It is easy to see the ways in which Pastor Chris has reached out to so many people in his capacity as an ambassador of Christ.