Pastor and faith healer, writer, and TV host, Chris Oyakhilome is known to his fans as Pastor Chris is the founder and president of LoveWorld Incorporated, also known as Christ Embassy, which is headquartered in Lagos, Nigeria. His distinctive interpretation of the Bible has been a source of inspiration for thousands of people across the globe.
Pastor Chris: The Man
Pastor Chris Oyakhilome was a child of faith who was nurtured by a family of faith and was supported by his parents. He is the oldest son born to the elder T.E Oyakhilome, one of the early pioneers of the Assemblies of God Church in Benin City, and Angelina the mother of the Oyakhilome family who imprinted her divine grace on her son at an early age.
The LoveWorld ministry is comprised of all members of the family. His brother, Reverend Ken is the renowned pastor of Christ Embassy’s Houston, Texas Church and a member of Christ Embassy Central Executive Council and his sister, KattyWorghiren, is the director of the LoveWorld Music and Arts Ministry (LMAM), which is home to several global best-selling gospel artists.
Pastor Chris has two children, Carissa Sharon und Charlene. Carissa Sharon chose to follow in her father’s footsteps of sharing God’s Word to all people. The name is CSO (Community Service Organization), she is a gifted gospel singer and is a part of the LoveWorld Music and Arts community.
Pastor Chris Oyakhilome started his studies at Edo College. Pastor Chris Oyakhilome After a scholarship was awarded to study the field of architecture at Bendel State University (now Ambrose Ali University), he received a BSc degree in Architecture, and an honorary Doctor of Science. He holds an honorary doctorate in divinity from Benson Idahosa University. Ambrose Ali University was the place where he was able to feel God called him to become an ordained minister to the Lord.
Chris: A Pastor Chris: A Mentor
When he was still at the university, The Man of God created what would become one of the largest churches around the world. He established an informal prayer group called “Youth for Christ” which would later develop into the most renowned organisation of its type on campus. It would also serve as the basis for the future Christ Embassy and LoveWorld Incorporated which has millions of followers across the globe.
The LoveWorld ministry was founded under the leadership of Pastor Chris. It’s a leader in satellite television, Christian TV production and programming. LoveWorldSAT was the first Christian television channel to be broadcast 24/7 from Africa through free-to-air channels. In the present, LoveWorld television stations are available on cable and satellite networks around the world.
Christ Embassy is present in Pastor Chris’s native Nigeria as well as South Africa. Chris Oyakhilome Family It also has strong representations in the United Kingdom, Canada, United States, and South Africa. Two Healing Schools are located in South Africa and Canada. There, Pastor Chris hosts special sessions throughout the year that allow the manifestation of miracles.
Music and Gospel Music are an important aspect of worship. Pastor Chris encourages Christ Embassy Churches and Loveworld Music and Arts Ministry trained choirs. Many of these singers develop into successful solo artists because of the guidance of Pastor Chris Oyakhilome’s guidance and spirit.
The Future African Leaders Foundation is an organization that continues the work of inspirational Pastor Chris. Oyakhilome It aims at identifying and developing talented, young leaders, and preparing them for the future with confidence by recognizing and assisting them in their amazing achievements. Pastor Chris is investing today in youngsters to enable them to be leaders of the future.
Pastor Chris is a Teacher
Pastor Chris Oyakhilome is the host of international events and conferences that gather hundreds of Christians from all over the world. Pastor Chris Oyakhilome is considered to be one of the most well-known and influential pastors in Nigeria and around the world. Chris Oyakhilome Family His sermons will to inspire and motivate people for many years to come.
Pastor Chris is also an accomplished author He has written numerous books and devotionals. The most well-known of his works is Rhapsody of Realities. This daily devotional guide to prayer provides inspiring insights into God’s profound Word. Rhapsody of Realities has been translated into thousands of languages and distributed to millions of people around the world.
In addition to his books and sermons, a number of Pastor Chris’s sermons, prayer and thoughtful reflections are available to be accessed online via the Pastor Chris Digital Library, an online repository with access to thousands of hours of video and audio recordings in a variety of different languages.
Pastor Chris also has a huge following on Facebook and twitter. Pastor Chris Oyakhilome Pastor Chris also utilizes YouTube and his ministry’s social network, KingsChat. KingsChat connects users of the LoveWorld followers on a digital level that allows them to connect to one another and share their personal journeys in a secure environment.
Pastor Chris: Philanthropist
A committed philanthropist Pastor Chris Oyakhilome established the Chris Oyakhilome Foundation International (COFI) which is Non-profit, non-governmental, non-profit organization with the aim of helping those who are most vulnerable as well as communities in the poorest countries and regions around the globe.
Oyakhilome In addition to preaching the Gospel message the Man Of God has also established a number of NGOs which are charged with providing vital services and hope to the most vulnerable and marginalized people. COFI is a partnership of five that are committed to improving living standards in the least-served regions.
Under the auspices of COFI is COFI’s InnerCity Mission (ICM) for children, the Volunteer Medical Corps (VMC), Trauma Care International Foundation (TCIF), Future Africa Leaders Foundation (FALF) as well as the Bible For All Mission. Each of the organizations works to improve the health, lives and spirits of those in dire need.
His charitable organization also provides nutrition for indigent children. Through COFI and The InnerCity Mission, Pastor Chris believes in supporting solid foundations for community through promoting responsible leadership, good governance, and sustainable development throughout Africa as well as other vulnerable parts of the world , in line to the Sustainable Development Goals. It’s simple for Pastor Chris to serve as an advocate for Christ with such a varied and effective ministry.