Pastor of faith, healer of the sick and author Chris Oyakhilome is known to his fans as Pastor Chris. He is also the president of LoveWorld Incorporated. Also called Christ Embassy. It is headquartered in Lagos. He has inspired millions of people worldwide with his unique telling of God’s Word.
Pastor Chris: The Man
Pastor Chris Oyakhilome is a Nigerian Christian, born in December 63 in Edo State. He was raised by his loving parents. He is the youngest son of Elder T.E Oyakhilome. Angelina, one of the early pioneers of the Assemblies, of God’s Church in Benin City, as well as the matriarch of the Oyakhilome clan. Oyakhilome clan, who instilled her faith in God’s grace to her son very early.
The LoveWorld ministry includes all members of the family. Reverend Ken is Ken’s older brother and an active member of the Christ Embassy Central Executive Council. KattyWorghiren (KattyWorghiren) is director of the LoveWorld Music and Arts Ministry. This organization is home to many gospel artists who are top-selling across the world.
Pastor Chris is the father of two daughters, Carissa Sharon (Charlene) and Chris. Carissa Sharon has decided to follow her father’s example of sharing the gospel of God with the world, also known as CSO, she is an accomplished gospel artist, award-winning and a member of the LoveWorld Music and Arts family.
Pastor Chris Oyakhilome received his education at Edo College. He then won an award to study architecture in Bendel State University. He also has the recipient of an honorary doctorate from Benson Idahosa University. He was at Ambrose Ali University when he received a call from God to become a minister and serving the Lord.
Chris: The Pastor Chris: The Mentor
While still in university The Man of God began what would be the largest church in the world. It began as a small group of prayer called ‘Youth for Christ’. The group would later become the foundation of LoveWorld Incorporated and Christ Embassy with a later number of millions of followers around the world.
The LoveWorld ministry was founded under Pastor Chris. It is a pioneer in satellite television, Christian TV production and programming. LOVEWORLDSAT was the first Christian television station that broadcast out of Africa all day long on free-to-air channels. There are LoveWorld satellite and cable television stations around the globe.
Christ Embassy has a strong presence throughout Pastor Chris’s homeland of Nigeria. The church has two Healing Schools, based in South Africa and Canada, in which Pastor Chris hosts sessions throughout the year where miracles are performed.
Music and Gospel Music are an important part of the worship. Pastor Chris is a strong advocate for Christ Embassy Churches and Loveworld Music and Arts Ministry trained choirs. Many of these singers develop into successful solo artists through the guidance of Pastor Chris Oyakhilome’s inspiration and guidance.
The Future African Leaders Foundation is an organization that is continuing the work of inspirational Pastor Chris. It’s aimed at developing and recognizing the next generation of leaders and training them to be successful in the future. Pastor Chris invests in the future of our youth to prepare them to be the leaders of the future.
Pastor Chris The Teacher
Pastor Chris Oyakhilome is the host of conferences and international events that bring together hundreds of Christians from all corners of the globe. Pastor Chris Oyakhilome has been one of the most well-known and influential pastors in Nigeria and the entire world. His teachings will inspire and move people for a long time to come.
Pastor Chris is also a prolific writer, having written numerous devotionals and books. The most famous of his works is the Rhapsody of Realities, a daily devotional prayer study guide that offers his inspiring insights into the mighty Word of God. Rhapsody of Realities has been translated into a variety of languages and is distributed to millions of readers around the world.
In addition to his books and sermons, many of Pastor Chris’s sermons and prayers can be accessed online through Pastor Chris Digital Library. This library gives access to thousands of hours worth of audio and video recordings in a variety of languages.
Pastor Chris is also well-known and has a massive following on Facebook as well as Twitter. He also uses YouTube and his ministry’s social platform, KingsChat. KingsChat connects the online community of LoveWorld believers allowing them to follow, share, and interact with one another in a deeper spiritual way in a safe and secure setting.
Pastor Chris: Philanthropist
Pastor Chris Oyakhilome is an ardent social entrepreneur and founder of the Chris Oyakhilome Foundation international (COFI), which is a non-profit non-governmental organization that has the mission of helping the most vulnerable people as well as communities within the most deprived countries and regions around the world.
In addition to proclaiming the gospel, The Man of God also established NGOs with the aim of offering vital services and hope to the needy, poor, or forgotten. The five COFI partners have a common aim: to raise living standards and improve the quality of life in poorest regions.
Under the auspices of COFI is the InnerCity Mission (ICM) for Children as well as 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 these organisations works to improve people’s lives, health, spirits and wellbeing.
The charity also offers assistance for children in need. Through COFI and The InnerCity Mission, Pastor Chris believes in supporting solid foundations for community through promoting responsible leadership, good governance, as well as sustainable development in Africa as well as other vulnerable parts of the world , in line with the Sustainable Development Goals. With such a successful and diverse ministry, it is evident why Pastor Chris has been an ambassador for Christ.