Pastor of faith, faith healer TV host, author, Chris Oyakhilome, known by his followers 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 inspired millions across the globe.
Pastor Chris: The Man
Pastor Chris Oyakhilome (December 7 63, Nigeria) was born to a family of faith and loving parents who were devoted to their children. He is the child of the elder T.E Oyakhilome who was one of the founders of the Assemblies to God Church in Benin City. Angelina and the matriarch Oyakhilome were also his parents. Her divine grace was passed down to her son early.
The whole family is actively involved with the LoveWorld ministry. Reverend Ken is Ken’s brother , and a member of 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 globally.
Pastor Chris has two daughters: Carissa Sharon and Charlene. Carissa Sharon is following in her father’s example of sharing God’s Word with the world. In addition, she is known as CSO as a singer, she is an award-winning, talented gospel artist and is a part of LoveWorld Music and Arts.
Pastor Chris Oyakhilome attended Edo College and was awarded an award from Bendel State University to study architecture. He is also the recipient of an honorary doctorate from Benson Idahosa University. It was Ambrose Ali University when he was called by God to be a priest and serving the Lord.
Pastor Chris: The Mentor
The Man of God created what would eventually become one of the largest churches in the world when he was still a student at university, with an unassuming prayer group known as “Youth for Christ,” which eventually evolved into one of the most well-known organization of its kind on campus. It would later serve as the basis for the future Christ Embassy and LoveWorld Incorporated with millions of followers across the world.
Under the direction of Pastor Chris, the LoveWorld ministry was a pioneer in satellite television and Christian programming and production. LoveWorldSAT is the first Christian TV station to broadcast from Africa all day, on free-to air networks. There are LoveWorld satellite and cable television stations all over the world.
Chris Oyakhilome Biography Christ Embassy is present in Pastor Chris’s native Nigeria as well as South Africa. It also has strong representation across the United Kingdom, Canada, United States, and South Africa. The church operates two Healing Schools that are located in South Africa and Canada, in which Pastor Chris holds seasonal sessions where miracles are performed.
Songs and Gospel Music are also an essential part of worship. Pastor Chris invites Christ Embassy Churches have a choir that is supervised and trained by the Loveworld Music and Arts Ministry. Pastor Chris Oyakhilome Many of these performers have had successful solo careers.
The Future African Leaders Foundation (FALF) is an organization that is focused on continuing the inspiring work of Pastor Chris. It’s aimed at developing and recognizing the next generation of leaders and training them to be successful in the coming years. Pastor Chris invests in the future of our youth to prepare them for the future of leaders.
Pastor Chris: The Teacher
Pastor Chris Oyakhilome hosts international events and conferences which bring together thousands on thousands of Christians from all over the world. As one of the most famous and influential pastors in all of Nigeria and around the world his teachings will remain a source of inspiration and motivation for souls for years to come.
Pastor Chris is also an accomplished author He has written hundreds of devotionals and books. The Rhapsody of Realities is his most well-known publication. It’s an everyday devotional study guide that offers inspirational insight into the Word of God. Pastor Chris Oyakhilome Rhapsody of Realities is available in thousands of languages worldwide and has been given to millions of readers.
Alongside his writings many of his sermons, prayer and thoughtful reflections can be accessed online via the Pastor Chris Digital Library, which is a repository that provides access to hundreds of thousands of hours of videos as well as audio recordings in many different languages.
Pastor Chris has also built a large social following on FB. Twitter, YouTube. The ministry’s own social media platform KingsChat. KingsChat brings together the online community of LoveWorld believers allowing them to follow, share, and engage with one another on a spiritual level in a secure environment.
Chris Oyakhilome Family Pastor Chris The Philanthropist
Pastor Chris Oyakhilome was a passionate philanthropist who founded the Chris Oyakhilome Foundation (COFI) which is a non-profit, non-governmental foundation with the goal to assist the poorest people and communities in some the poorest regions and countries of the globe.
Chris Oyakhilome Family The Man of God founded NGOs to offer vital services and bring hope for the poor, in need and neglected. COFI has five partners that are all dedicated to raising living standards in the most underdeveloped areas.
The InnerCity Mission for Children, the Volunteer Medical Corps(VMC), Traga Care International Foundation [TCIF], Future Africa Leaders Foundation (FALF), and Bible For All Mission are all part of the COFI umbrella. Each organization works to improve health, lives and spirits of those in need.
His foundation offers food and shelter to the poor. Pastor Chris believes strongly in the support of strong communities through COFI, The InnerCity Mission and the promotion of responsible governance, accountable leadership, and sustainable development in Africa as well as other areas that are vulnerable of the world according to the Sustainable Development Goals. With this kind of successful and varied ministry, it is easy to see why Pastor Chris has become an advocate for Christ.