Pastor Chris Oyakhilome
Pastor Chris Oyakhilome is one of the most vibrant, dynamic and successful ministers of the gospel Nigeria has ever produced. A little over 25 years ago he began what would be a global ministry with a footprint on every continent. Christ Embassy International, the ministry started by Pastor Chris, is now a huge network of churches and campus fellowships. As the head of this ministry, Pastor Chris Oyakhilome is the leader of one of the largest congregations in the world. You can get a glimpse of just how expansive the church is during the Higher Life Conference and Night of Bliss crusades when up to three million souls have gathered to hear the Word of God and see Him in action. The teaching ministry of Pastor Chris Oyakhilome also extends into the Healing School which has seen attendees from all over the globe come away with exciting testimonies. Ministers of the gospel are also rejuvenated at the International School of Ministry.
Besides guiding the congregations in Christ Embassy churches all over the world, the pastor also offers spiritual nourishment to the entire globe through the Rhapsody of Realities booklet. This best-selling Bible study guide/devotional is read by millions around the world, giving them inspiration and a sense of purpose. The book, authored by Pastor Chris Oyakhilome, is currently available in 646 languages including French, Italian, German, Russian, Mandarin, Myanmar, Afrikaans, Swahili and Arabic. ‘Messenger Angel’, as this booklet is affectionately known, is still being translated into more languages.
A brief biography of the man of God Pastor Chris, isn’t complete without mentioning the very active media arm of the church which enables people of all cultures to receive the ministry of Pastor Chris Oyakhilome right from the comfort of their homes. Every week, viewers are encouraged and uplifted as they listen to the teachings on ‘Pastor Chris Teaching’ and ‘Atmosphere of Miracles’, TV programs that air on major networks in the US, UK, Asia and Africa. Viewers are also treated to scenes from the healing services, greatly boosting their faith.