Pastor Chris Oyakhilome
For more than 25 years Pastor Chris Oyakhilome has been at the forefront of spreading the message of the Gospel of Jesus Christ in Nigeria, Africa and throughout the world. He is renowned for boldly proclaiming the gospel as well as helping Christians strengthen their faith through Bible based truths. Pastor Chris Oyakhilome’s healing ministry has impacted people of all walks, ethnicities and backgrounds, freeing them from years of oppression. Any Pastor Chris Oyakhilome biography however must start with his ministry at the prestigious Edo College where he became the president of the students Christian union. From there he went on to start the Believers LoveWorld ministry while he was studying at the Ambrose Alli University in Ekpoma.
A few years later in 1990, Pastor Chris opened the first of the Christ Embassy churches in Lagos. That was the beginning of what would become a global network of churches and student fellowships. The BLW congregation now spreads to every continent and is united every so often during services where Pastor Chris Oyakhilome ministers live. During the global communion service and some crusades like the Night of Bliss, thousands gather at the venue of the event with millions joining in via satellite TV. The three satellite TV stations set up by the ministry are part of a vibrant, ever-expanding media department. These stations beam live programs hosted by Pastor Chris Oyakhilome and together which have impacted millions of lives in Africa, Europe and the regions beyond.
This however is not the extent of the Christ Embassy ministry. A most impactful tool of Pastor Chris’ ministry is the Rhapsody of Realities, a daily devotional authored by the pastor. This book has become an international best-seller (with over 100 million copies distributed this year alone) available in every continent of the world. It is a great encouragement to people of all races and tribes as it has been translated into 660 languages.
Another important part of Chris Oyakhilome’s biography is the Healing School he personally oversees through which the miraculous healings have been witnessed here clearly assure all present that Jesus Christ is indeed the same today as He was in the Bible days. A special video ‘Do You Believe In Miracles’ contains recordings of some of the miraculous works that have occurred at the Healing School sessions and different crusades hosted by the pastor.