Chris Oyakhilome (Nigeria) is a pastor, television host and an author. He is the CEO and President of Believers’LoveWorld Incorporated and is also known as Christ Embassy International.
Oyakhilome Chris Oyakhilome Background
Pastor Chris Oyakhilome was born on the 7 7 of December 1973, to Mr. and Mrs. Tim Oyakhilome, as the first son of the family. After his secondary and primary education, he attended Ambrose Alli University (AAU), Ekpoma, Edo State, Nigeria where he obtained a BSc in Architecture.
AAU also awarded him an honorary Doctor of Science award. He also holds an honorary Doctor of Science degree from Benson Idahosa University. Reverend Chris was married to Anita Obhodaghe once, and they have two kids.
Chris Oyakhilome Ministries
While still at AAU Pastor Chris Oyakhilome started his journey into the field of ministry. The Believers’ LoveWorld fellowship was then known as Youths For Christ (YFC).
YFC expanded and was the largest of the fellowships on campus. In 1989, Pastor Chris established Believers LoveWorld Incorporated (BLW), alongside Christ Embassy. Lagos is the church’s headquarters. Believer’s LoveWorld, a worldwide ministry with millions upon millions associates across the globe, is now called Believers LoveWorld.
BLW was the most well-known Christian ministry on TV across Africa through its”Atmosphere for Miracles” program in 2002. They stopped airing the program in May 2004, after the former President of Nigeria- President Olusegun Obasanjo declared that miracles shouldn’t be allowed to continue by churches.
Pastor Chris’s Ministry consists of four parts that include publishing ministry (healing ministry), television ministry (teaching ministry) and healing ministry (publishing ministry). He has also created the Pastor Chris Live Global Prayer Network, which is an atmosphere for miracles, and a healing school.
Oyakhilome Chris Oyakhilome Foundation International
Future Africa Leaders’ Foundation (FALF)
The Future Africa Leaders Foundation has been created to study and develop the leadership potentials Africans. The foundation helps young Africans who show leadership and can positively influence their generation. This is accomplished through education, youth empowerment, and mentorship.
The foundation honours these young leaders with an award ceremony known as The Future Africa Leaders’ Award. It is held on the first day of each new year at the LoveWorld Convocation Arena, (LCA), Billings Way Oregun, Ikeja. The President of the foundation, BLW – Reverend Chris Oyakhilome gives an award to the winners.
The InnerCity Mission For Children
The InnerCity Mission for Children is a religious-based non-governmental Organisation (NGO). The NGO was established in 2005 with the intention of helping the most vulnerable, poorest orphaned and fortunate children in the world.
The children who are in need of assistance are supported by the foundation through participatory interventions that incorporate family strengthening programs as and child development programs.
Oyakhilome Trauma Care International Foundation
The Trauma Care International Foundation was founded to improve the quality of life and the longevity of local communities as well as nations. It also encourages better emergency response services in case of emergencies and accidents. The foundation will assist in implementing national policies on trauma care by assisting the advocacy process as well as health education and community-based programs.
The foundation has provided over 1000 first aid and safety training. They have taught thousands of teachers, law enforcement officers and caregivers as well as road transporters.
Volunteer Medical Corps (VMC)
The Volunteer Medical Corps provides humanitarian assistance to refugees and internally displaced populations in nations that have been affected or are at risk of being destroyed by human or natural disasters.
The outreach is comprised of students from every Nation, paramedics and christian healthcare workers. Chris Oyakhilome Family The volunteers offer emergency medical treatment, emergency assistance and long-term health care solutions for people in need.
VMC also provides local health services as well as manpower education for health professionals. VMC is open to anyone who is driven by the principle to improve health, and provide assistance to those most in need.
Bible For All Nation
Bible For All Mission (BFAM) A christian-based organisation, is committed to making, producing, and global distribution bibles for all ages. The Bible is accessible in every language and format they know about. In this way, they are able to listen to God’s Word and feel the life-changing message.
BFAM has distributed hundreds of thousands of free copies of Rhapsody Bible in communities, prisons, hospitals, and other institutions across the globe which includes South Africa, Nigeria, Gambia and Ghana. Thanks to a global network of bible donors and volunteers, the outreach was possible.