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    Pastor, faith healer. Author. TV host. Chris Oyakhilome also known by his followers as Pastor Chris. Chris is the founder and president LoveWorld Incorporated. His unique and inspiring interpretation of God’s Word has enthralled millions of people around the world.

    Chris: The Pastor Chris”The” Man

    Pastor Chris Oyakhilome (December 7 63, Nigeria) was born to a family of faith and loving, devoted parents. He is the oldest son of Elder T.E Oyakhilome and Angelina Oyakhilome. She was the pioneer of Assemblies Of God Church in Benin City and a matriarch of Oyakhilome families. She handed down her divine grace onto her son from an early age.

    The LoveWorld ministry is a family effort. His brother Reverend Ken (the revered pastor of Christ Embassy Houston, Texas Church) and a member of the Christ Embassy Central Executive Council are his two sisters. KattyWorghiren, the director of LoveWorld Music and Arts Ministry is the home of several best-selling gospel artists.

    Pastor Chris is blessed with two daughters, Charlene and Carissa Sharon. Pastor Chris Oyakhilome Carissa Sharon follows in her father’s example of sharing God’s Word with the World. As well as being known by CSO, she has been a talented, award winning gospel artist and is a part of LoveWorld Music and Arts.

    Pastor Chris Oyakhilome started his studies at Edo College. Oyakhilome Then he was granted a scholarship to go to Bendel State University, now Ambrose Ali University. There he earned an BSc. in Architecture, as well as an honorary Doctor of Science. He is a recipient of an honorary doctorate in divinity from Benson Idahosa University. While attending Ambrose Ali University, he was prompted by God to join the ministry and be an obedient servant of the Lord.

    Chris: The Pastor Chris: The Mentor

    While still at university The Man of God started what would later become the largest congregation in the world. Oyakhilome It began with a small group of prayer called ‘Youth For Christ’. The group would later grow to be the basis for LoveWorld Incorporated and Christ Embassy, and eventually millions of followers worldwide.

    Pastor Chris directed the LoveWorld ministry to become an innovator in satellite television and Christian production of television. LoveWorldSAT broadcast the first Christian television station that reaches from Africa across the world of the world all the time via free-to-air networks. There are currently LoveWorld television stations that are available on satellite and cable networks across the world.

    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 which allow miracles to happen.

    Music and Gospel Music are integral parts of the worship. Pastor Chris encourages Christ Embassy Churches have a choir that is trained and overseen by the Loveworld Music and Arts Ministry. Many of these singers are successful in their solo careers.

    The Future African Leaders Foundation(FALF) is an organization which is focused on the ongoing inspirational work of Pastor Chris. It’s designed to develop and recognizing the next generation of leaders and training them to be successful in the coming years. Pastor Chris is investing in the future of our youth so they can be the leaders of tomorrow.

    Pastor Chris is a Teacher

    International events and conferences are hosted by Pastor Chris Oyakhilome which brings together thousands of people all over the world. Pastor Chris Oyakhilome will be remembered as one of Nigeria’s most well-known and influential pastors. His teachings are bound to continue to move and inspire people for many more decades.

    Pastor Chris is also a renowned writer and author. He’s written hundreds of thousands of devotionals. The most famous of his works is the Rhapsody of Realities which is a daily devotional study guide that provides inspirational insights into the powerful Word of God. Rhapsody of Realities, which has been translated into many languages and distributed to millions of readers, is now in its second edition.

    A number of Pastor Chris’s sermons as well as his prayers and reflections can be accessed online through The Pastor Chris Digital Library.

    Pastor Chris has also built up an extensive social presence on FB. Twitter, YouTube. Chris Oyakhilome His ministry’s own social network KingsChat. Chris Oyakhilome Family KingsChat connects people who are LoveWorld followers on a virtual level, allowing them to follow each other and share their journeys in the spiritual realm in a secure setting.

    Pastor Chris: The Philanthropist

    Pastor Chris Oyakhilome created the Chris Oyakhilome Foundation Internet (COFI), an international non-profit organization. The organization’s goal is to aid the most vulnerable people and communities in some countries and regions of poverty around the world.

    Apart from preaching the Gospel message the Man Of God has also created NGOs which are charged with providing essential services and hope to the most vulnerable and neglected people. COFI has five partners who are committed to enhancing living standards in some of the most degraded regions.

    COFI’s umbrella includes the InnerCity Mission ICM (ICM) as well as 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 health, lives and well-being of those most in need.

    His charitable organization also provides financial aid to children who are in poverty. Pastor Chris believes in strengthening communities by establishing COFI as well as The InnerCity Mission. He promotes good governance, responsible leadership and sustainable development across Africa, as well as other regions of the world, in line with the Sustainable Development Goals. With an impressive and diverse ministry, it is evident why Pastor Chris has been an ambassador for Christ.