Pastor and faith healer. Author. Television host. Chris Oyakhilome also known by his followers under the name Pastor Chris. He is the president and founder of LoveWorld Incorporated. His unique and inspiring interpretation of God’s Word has enthralled millions of people around the world.
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 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. Angelina was the matriarch and imprinted her divine grace to her son at a young age.
The LoveWorld ministry includes the entire family. His brother Reverend Ken is the renowned pastor of Christ Embassy’s Houston, Texas Church and is a member of the Christ Embassy Central Executive Council and his sister, KattyWorghiren, is the director of the LoveWorld Music and Arts Ministry (LMAM), which houses a variety of world-class gospel artists.
Pastor Chris has two daughters: Carissa Sharon and Charlene. Carissa Sharon follows in her father’s tradition of sharing God’s Word with the World. As well as being known by CSO her name, she is a talented, award winning gospel artist and is a part of LoveWorld Music and Arts.
Chris Oyakhilome Pastor Chris Oyakhilome was a student at Edo College before winning a scholarship to pursue a degree in architecture at Bendel State University, known now as Ambrose Ali University, where the student earned a BSc in Architecture. He also received an honorary Doctor of Science award. Additionally, he holds an honourary doctorate in divinity from Benson Idahosa University. He was at Ambrose Ali University when he received his call from God to become a minister and minister to the Lord.
Pastor Chris A Mentor
When he was still in university, The Man of God established what would later become one of the largest churches around the world. He started an unassuming prayer group dubbed “Youth for Christ” which would later become the most well-known group of its kind on campus. It was also the basis for the future Christ Embassy and LoveWorld Incorporated which has millions of followers all over the globe.
Under the leadership of Pastor Chris, LoveWorld became a pioneer of satellite television and Christian programming. LoveWorldSAT was the first Christian television station to broadcast from Africa to the the world, 24 hours a day, continuously on free-to air networks. There are LoveWorld television stations on cable and satellite networks across the globe.
Chris Oyakhilome Christ Embassy has a strong presence in Pastor Chris’s home country of Nigeria, South Africa, the United Kingdom, Canada, and the United States. The ministry operates two Healing Schools that are located in South Africa. These schools are where Pastor Chris organizes sessions during the season that enable miraculous events to occur.
Music and Gospel Music play an integral element of worship. Pastor Chris encourages Christ Embassy Churches that a choir be trained by Loveworld Music and Arts Ministry. Chris Oyakhilome Biography Oyakhilome Many of these singing talents go on to have successful solo careers under the guidance of Pastor Chris Oyakhilome.
The Future African Leaders Foundation (FALF) is an organization that focuses on the ongoing work of Pastor Chris. It’s focused on developing and recognizing young leaders, and preparing them to be successful in the years to come. Pastor Chris invests in the youth of today so they can be the leaders of the future.
Pastor Chris: Jesus is the Teacher.
International events and conferences are organized by Pastor Chris Oyakhilome. They bring together thousands Christian believers across the globe. Pastor Chris Oyakhilome is a well-known and respected pastor in Nigeria and around the globe. His sermons will keep in uplifting and inspiring souls for decades to come.
Pastor Chris is also a skilled writer and author. Oyakhilome He’s written hundreds and thousands of devotionals. Chris Oyakhilome Biography His most well-known publication is Rhapsody of Realities. Chris Oyakhilome Family This daily devotional guide to prayer provides inspirational insights into God’s powerful Word. Rhapsody of Realities, which has been translated into a variety of languages and distributed around the world to millions of readers, is in its second edition.
A variety of Pastor Chris’s sermons as well as his reflections and prayers are available to be downloaded online via The Pastor Chris Digital Library.
Pastor Chris also has a huge following on Facebook and twitter. He also makes use of YouTube as well as his ministry’s social platform, KingsChat. KingsChat is a community on the internet of LoveWorld believers which allows them to connect, share, and follow one another on a spiritual level in a secure setting.
Pastor Chris: The Philanthropist
Pastor Chris Oyakhilome is an ardent charity-minded person who founded the Chris Oyakhilome Foundation international (COFI), which is a non-profit, nonprofit organization that has as its mission to assist the most vulnerable people as well as communities within the least developed countries and regions around the world.
The Man, God, has created a number of NGOs with the aim to provide vital services and hope. The five COFI partners have the same goal: to raise living standards and enhance the quality of life in the least developed areas.
COFI’s umbrella covers the InnerCity Mission ICM (ICM) and 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 strives to enhance the health, lives and spirits of the most in need.
The charity also offers assistance for children in need. 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 both in Africa and other vulnerable regions in the world, according to the Sustainable Development Goals. With such a successful and diverse ministry, it’s easy to see the reasons why Pastor Chris has been an ambassador for Christ.