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Pastor, faith healer. Author. Television host. Chris Oyakhilome is also known to his followers as Pastor Chris. Chris is the president and founder of LoveWorld Incorporated. Chris Oyakhilome His unique way of telling the Word of God has inspired millions across the world.
Pastor Chris: Man
Pastor Chris Oyakhilome was born December 7th 1963 in Edo State in Nigeria. He grew up in a family of faith with loving, committed 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. Pastor Chris Oyakhilome Angelina was the matriarch and imprinted her faith in God upon her son from the age of a child.
The whole family is actively engaged with the LoveWorld ministry. The Reverend brother of Ken (the revered Pastor of Christ Embassy Houston, Texas Church) and a member of Christ Embassy Central Executive Council are his two sisters. KattyWorghiren, the director of LoveWorld Music and Arts Ministry is home of several international best-selling gospel singers.
Pastor Chris has two children: Carissa Sharon und Charlene. Carissa Sharon, also known by the name of CSO she has chosen to follow the footsteps of her father and share the Word of God the world. She is a talented, award-winning gospel singer and part of the LoveWorld Music and Arts Family.
Pastor Chris Oyakhilome studied at Edo College before winning a scholarship to study architecture at Bendel State University, known now as Ambrose Ali University, where the student earned an BSc in Architecture. He also received an honorary Doctor of Science award. He has an honorary doctorate in divinity from Benson Idahosa University. It was Ambrose Ali University when he was called by God to be a minister and minister to the Lord.
Chris: Pastor Chris A Mentor
The Man Of God was in the University of Cambridge when He founded the church that would soon grow into one of the largest worldwide. His prayer group, ‘Youth For Christ’, would quickly become one of campus’ most well-known groups. These would go on to form LoveWorld Incorporated and Christ Embassy with millions of followers.
The LoveWorld ministry was launched under Pastor Chris. It is a pioneer in satellite TV, Christian TV production and programming. LoveWorldSAT was the first Christian television station that broadcast out of Africa to the the world 24/7 nonstop on free-to-air networks. Today, there are LoveWorld television stations available across satellite and cable networks throughout the globe.
Christ Embassy has strong presences in Pastor Chris’s homeland of Nigeria in addition to South Africa, Canada, the United Kingdom and the United States. Chris Oyakhilome Family The ministry operates two Healing Schools based in South Africa. These schools are where Pastor Chris hosts sessions throughout the year that allow miracles to happen.
Music and Gospel Music play an integral aspect of worship. Pastor Chris encourages Christ Embassy Churches to have an ensemble trained by the Loveworld Music and Arts Ministry and, under the guidance and guidance of Pastor Chris Oyakhilome, a lot of these musicians go on to have successful solo career.
The Future African Leaders Foundation is an organization that continues the work of inspirational Pastor Chris. It is designed to identify and train young, talented leaders. They help them prepare for a a bright future by supporting and recognizing their outstanding accomplishments. Pastor Chris is investing in today’s youth so that they will be the leaders of tomorrow.
Pastor Chris: The Teacher
Pastor Chris Oyakhilome is the host of conferences and international events which bring together thousands of Christians from all walks of Christianity. Pastor Chris Oyakhilome will be remembered as one of Nigeria’s most influential and well-known pastors. His teachings are sure to continue to stir and encourage souls for many years to come.
Pastor Chris is also a prolific author and writer who has written hundreds of devotionals and books. The Rhapsody of Realities is his most well-known publication. It’s an everyday devotional study guide filled with inspiring insights into the Word of God. Rhapsody of Realities has been translated into thousands of languages and distributed to millions of readers around the world.
Apart from his publications, many of Pastor Chris’s sermons and prayers can be accessed online through Pastor Chris Digital Library. This library gives access to hundreds and thousands of hours of video and audio recordings in many languages.
Pastor Chris has also developed an extensive social media following through FB. Twitter. YouTube. And his ministry’s Facebook page, KingsChat. KingsChat allows LoveWorld believers and others to connect in a secure setting.
Pastor Chris: The Philanthropist
Pastor Chris Oyakhilome is an ardent social entrepreneur and founder of the Chris Oyakhilome Foundation international (COFI), which is a non-profit not-for-profit organization with as its mission to assist those who are most vulnerable as well as communities within the most deprived countries and regions around the globe.
The Man of God established NGOs to deliver essential services and provide hope for the poor, in need and neglected. COFI’s five partners all have the same goal: to raise living standards and enhance the quality of life in the least developed areas.
COFI’s umbrella includes the InnerCity Mission ICM (ICM), the Volunteer Medical Corps VMC (VMC), Trauma Care International Foundation /TCIF, Future Africa Leaders Foundation and the Bible For All Mission. Each of these organizations works to enhance the lives of individuals as well as their health, spirits and wellbeing.
Chris Oyakhilome Family Chris Oyakhilome His charity also provides support for children in need. Pastor Chris believes in building strong communities by encouraging good governance and accountable leadership. In line with the Sustainable Development Goals, Pastor Chris is also an advocate for sustainable development within Africa and other parts of Africa through COFI. It is easy to see that Pastor Chris is an effective spokesperson for Christ, with a wide-ranging and successful ministry.