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    Pastor and faith healer, author, and television host, Chris Oyakhilome who is referred to by his fans as Pastor Chris, is the president and founder of LoveWorld Incorporated, also known as Christ Embassy, based in Lagos, Nigeria. His unique interpretation of God’s Word has been a source of inspiration for thousands of people across the globe.

    Pastor Chris: The Man

    Pastor Chris Oyakhilome was a child of faith, who was raised in a loving family and was supported by his parents. He is the eldest of three sons born to elder T.E Oyakhilome (one of the founders of the Assemblies of God Church in Benin City) and Angelina. Angelina was the matriarch and imprinted her grace on her son from an early age.

    The LoveWorld ministry is comprised of the entire family. Reverend Ken the brother of Ken is the beloved minister of Christ Embassy’s Houston Texas Church and a member on Christ Embassy Central Executive Council. KattyWorghiren serves as the director of the LoveWorld Music and Arts Ministry(LMAM) in which several gospel artists are among the top-selling in the world.

    Pastor Chris is the father of two daughters: Carissa Sharon (Charlene) and Chris. Carissa Sharon follows in her father’s footsteps of sharing God’s Word with the world. Also known by CSO as a singer, she is an accomplished, award-winning gospel singer and is part of LoveWorld Music and Arts.

    Pastor Chris Oyakhilome went to Edo College and was awarded an award from Bendel State University to study architecture. He also holds an honorary doctorate of divinity from the Benson Idahosa University. Ambrose Ali University was where he found his calling to serve the Lord and become a minister.

    Pastor Chris: The Mentor

    While he was at university, The Man of God established what would later become one of the largest churches worldwide. He started a small prayer group called “Youth for Christ” which would become the most well-known group of its kind on campus. It was also the basis for the future Christ Embassy and LoveWorld Incorporated, with millions of followers all over the globe.

    Under Pastor Chris’s guidance Under the guidance of Pastor Chris, the LoveWorld ministry was a pioneer in satellite TV and Christian television production and programming. LOVEWORLDSAT was the first Christian television station that broadcast from Africa 24/7 on free-to-air channels. Today, LoveWorld stations can be found on satellite and cable TV networks around 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 also runs two Healing Schools located in South Africa, Canada and the US, where Pastor Chris leads seasonal sessions, where miracles can be achieved.

    Music and Gospel Music play an integral aspect of worship. Pastor Chris recommends Christ Embassy Churches that a choir be taught by Loveworld Music and Arts Ministry. Many of these vocal talents go on to have successful solo careers under the guidance of Pastor Chris Oyakhilome.

    The Future African Leaders Foundation is focused on continuing the ministry of Pastor Chris. It recognizes and supports young, bright leaders. Pastor Chris invests in the future of our youth to assist them in becoming tomorrow’s leaders.

    Pastor Chris: The Teacher

    Pastor Chris Oyakhilome organizes international conferences and events which bring together thousands upon thousands of Christians from all over the world. As one of the most well-known and influential pastors across all of Nigeria and across the globe, Pastor Chris Oyakhilome’s teachings will remain a source of inspiration and motivation for souls for a long time to come.

    Pastor Chris is also an author and prolific writer who has written many books and devotionals. The Rhapsody of Realities is his most well-known book. It’s a daily devotional study guide with inspirational insights about the Word of God. Rhapsody of Realities can be read in various languages and is distributed to millions of people over the globe.

    Alongside his writings, several of his sermons, prayers and thoughtful reflections are available to be accessed online via the Pastor Chris Digital Library, which is a repository that provides access to thousands of hours of videos and audio recordings in several different languages.

    Pastor Chris also has a huge following on Facebook as well as twitter. He also uses YouTube and his ministry’s own social platform, KingsChat. KingsChat connects people who are LoveWorld followers on a digital level and allows them to connect with one another and share their spiritual journeys in a secure setting.

    Pastor Chris: Philanthropist

    A passionate philanthropist Pastor Chris Oyakhilome established the Chris Oyakhilome Foundation International (COFI) which is Non-profit, non-governmental, non-profit organization with the mission to help those who are most vulnerable as well as communities in the most deprived regions and countries of the world.

    In addition to preaching the Gospel, the Man of God has also created a variety of non-profit organizations with the aim of providing essential services and hope for those who are poor, in need, or forgotten. COFI’s five partners all have a common goal: to raise living standards and improve the standard of living in the poorest areas.

    Under the auspices of COFI are COFI’s InnerCity Mission (ICM) for Children The Volunteer Medical Corps (VMC), Trauma Care International Foundation (TCIF), Future Africa Leaders Foundation (FALF) and the Bible For All Mission. Chris Oyakhilome Biography Each of these organizations strives to improve the well-being, health and spirits of the most vulnerable. His charity also offers financial assistance to children who are in poverty. Pastor Chris believes in building strong communities by encouraging responsible governance and accountability in leadership. As per the Sustainable Development Goals, Pastor Chris is also an advocate for sustainable development in Africa and other parts of Africa through COFI. Pastor Chris Oyakhilome With such a successful and diverse ministry, it’s evident why Pastor Chris has been an advocate for Christ.