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

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

Chris Oyakhilome is a Nigerian pastor, a television host and author. He is the CEO and President of Believers'LoveWorld Incorporated which is and is also known as Christ Embassy International.

Chris Oyakhilome Background
Pastor Chris Oyakhilome was the first child born to the family of Oyakhilome, and was born 7 December 1973 to Tim Oyakhilome. Following his primary and secondary education, he attended Ambrose Alli University in Ekpoma (Edo State), Nigeria, where was awarded an BSc. in Architecture.

AAU also awarded him an honorary Doctor of Science Award. He also has an honorary doctorate of divinity from Benson Idahosa University. The Reverend Chris was married to Anita Obhodaghe once, and they have two children.

Chris Oyakhilome Minister
While still enrolled at AAU, Pastor Chris Oyakhilome began to get involved in ministry. The Believers' LoveWorld fellowship which is now Believers LoveWorld Incorporated, was at that time known as Youths For Christ.

YFC grew, and it became the largest campus organization. In 1989, Pastor Chris established Believers LoveWorld Incorporated (BLW), alongside Christ Embassy. Lagos is the home of the headquarters of the church.  Chris Oyakhilome Believer’s LoveWorld is a worldwide ministry with millions of associates across the world.

Through its 2002 atmosphere for miracles, BLW was the most popular Christian broadcasting channel in Africa. The program was cancelled in the month of May, 2004 by the president of Nigeria, Olusegun Obasanjo who announced that churches would stop broadcasting miracles on TV.

Chris Oyakhilome Pastor Chris's Ministry has four arms including publishing ministry for healing and teaching for television, and television ministry for TV ministry. It was from these ministries that he pulled out his healing school, environment for miracles, and the Pastor Chris live prayer network.

Chris Oyakhilome Foundation International
Future Africa Leaders' Foundation (FALF)
The Future Africa Leaders Foundation is an initiative created to explore and expand the leadership potentials of Africans. The foundation recognizes, honors and assists young Africans who have displayed exceptional leadership qualities by influencing their generation positively. They achieve this through education and empowerment of youth, mentorship and mentoring .

The foundation acknowledges the work made by these young leaders through an annual award ceremony called The Next Africa Leaders' award. This ceremony takes place on the evening following every new year at the LoveWorld Convocation Arena. The President, BLW Reverend Chris Oyakhilome gives an award to the winners.

The InnerCity Mission For Children

The InnerCity Mission to children is a religious-based nongovernmental Organisation.  Chris Oyakhilome Biography The NGO was established in 2005, with the intention of reaching the needy, poor children, orphaned and vulnerable living as poor around the globe..

The foundation assists these deprived children and their communities by implementing sustainable and inclusive interventions, which include child development programmes, childcare programmes Family strengthening programmes, InnerCity Mission for Children School and more.

Trauma Care International Foundation

The Trauma Care International Foundation was created to improve the quality of life and health in local communities and nations. It also promotes improved emergency response services in the event of emergencies and accidents. The foundation will achieve this feat by supporting national policies related to trauma and health education.

The foundation has run more than 1000 first-aid and safety training. They are acknowledged for educating over 1,000 schoolchildren and law enforcement officers and teachers, as well as caregivers, teachers and road traffic personnel.

Volunteer Medical Corps
The Volunteer Medical Corps is a worldwide christian medical outreach which is dedicated to providing relief supplies, medical assistance and health education for people who are internally displaced and refugees in the regions affected by natural or human-made disasters. The outreach team includes paramedics, students, and Christian workers from all nations. They provide emergency assistance, medical care and sustainable solutions to residents of areas and communities which are experiencing crisis.

VMC also offers healthcare services to communities that are underserved and manpower development for local doctors. VMC is open to anyone who has the primary intention of improving health and providing aid to the most vulnerable.

Chris Oyakhilome Bible For All Nation
Bible For All Mission (BFAM) A christian non-profit organization, is dedicated to developing production, distribution, and global distribution of the Bible to people of every age and gender, in the format and in the language they can comprehend. This outreach helps them to learn God's Word as well as the life-changing message he has for them.

BFAM distributed many thousands of Rhapsody Bibles to people as well as prisons, communities, government and private institutions across the world. It includes Philippines, Gambia, Ghana and Nigeria. Through a global network of bible donations and volunteers, the distribution was possible.