Chris Oyakhilome. Biography and the philanthropy of the president of Christ Embassy Church

Chris Oyakhilome from Nigeria is a pastor, television host, and Author. He is the President of Believers’LoveWorldIncorporated. It is and is also known as Christ Embassy International.

Chris Oyakhilome Background
Pastor Chris Oyakhilome is the first son of the Oyakhilomes, having been born to Tim Oyakhilome and Chris Oyakhilome on the 7 th December 1973. He completed his primary and secondary studies at Ambrose Alli University, Ekpoma in Edo State, Nigeria. He graduated with an BSc.

Chris Oyakhilome AAU also granted him an honourary Doctor of Science prize. He also holds an honorary doctorate from Benson Idahosa University in divinity. Reverend Chris was married to Anita Obhodaghe once, and they have two children.

Chris Oyakhilome Minister
While still at AAU Pastor Chris Oyakhilome started his journey into the field of ministry. The Believers’ LoveWorld fellowship which is now Believers LoveWorld Incorporated, was at that time known as Youths For Christ.

YFC has seen rapid growth and was the largest campus church. In 1989, Pastor Chris established Believers LoveWorld Incorporated (BLW), alongside Christ Embassy. Lagos is the headquarters of the church. Believer’s LoveWorld has millions of followers and associates around the globe.

Through the 2002 atmosphere for miracles programme, BLW rose to prominence as an Christian ministry on television in Africa. The program was cancelled in the month of May, 2004 by President of Nigeria, Olusegun Obasanjo who declared that the churches would no longer broadcast miraculous events on television.

Pastor Chris’s Ministry is divided into four parts that include healing ministry, publishing ministry, teaching ministry, and television ministry. He derived the healing school, the atmosphere for miracles and the Pastor Chris global prayer network from these ministries.

Chris Oyakhilome Foundation International
Future Africa Leaders’ Foundation (FALF)
The Future Africa Leaders Foundation was founded to increase and investigate the leadership potentials Africans. The foundation assists young Africans who exhibit leadership qualities and positively impact their generation. It does this through education, youth empowerment and mentoring.

Chris Oyakhilome The foundation honors the achievements of these young leaders through an award ceremony dubbed The Future Africa Leaders”Award. This award ceremony which started 5years ago, takes place on the first day of every year’s new year in the LoveWorld Convocation Arena (LCA) Billings Way, Oregun, Ikeja. The President of BLW Reverend Chris Oyakhilome presents an award to the winners.

The InnerCity Mission For Children

The InnerCity Mission for Children is a faith-based Non-Governmental Organisation (NGO). The organization was founded in 2005, with the intention of reaching the poor, needy children who are orphaned, vulnerable and living as homeless in the world.

The children who are in need of assistance are supported by the foundation through participation interventions that incorporate family strengthening programmes as well as child development programmes.

Trauma Care International Foundation

The Trauma Care International Foundation was founded to increase the health and life expectancy of local communities as well as nations. Oyakhilome The foundation also advocates for improved emergency response services in case of accidents or emergencies. The foundation is positioned to assist national policies on trauma care by promoting health education in the community, community-based programs and advocacy.

More than 1000 courses in first aid, safety and emergency management have been conducted by the foundation. They have also trained thousands of police officers, teachers and caregivers as well road transporters.

Volunteer Medical Corps
The Volunteer Medical Corps (christian medical outreach) is a worldwide christian organization that provides medical and aid for those internally displaced or are refugees from areas affected by natural or manmade disasters.

The outreach team comprises paramedics, students and christian workers from all over the world. These volunteers provide emergency medical aid, relief, and sustainable health-care solutions for those in crisis.

VMC also offers health care services to communities that are not served as well as training for local health professionals. VMC outreach is open to all those with a goal to improve health, and also provide humanitarian assistance for those in need.

Bible For All Nation
Bible For All Mission (BFAM) A christian-based organisation, is committed to creating, producing and worldwide distribution of bibles for all ages. The Bible is accessible in any language or format that they know about. The outreach is helping people learn to comprehend the Word of God and his life-changing message.

BFAM was able to distribute hundreds and thousands of free Rhapsody Bibles to prisons, hospitals as well as communities across numerous countries such as South Africa and Nigeria. Because of the strong knitted network of Bible volunteer sponsors across the globe the outreach was feasible.