About the Author
Pastor Enoch Adejare Adeboye is the General Overseer of the Redeemed Christian Church of God (RCCG) and President of Christ Redeemer s Ministries. He holds a PhD in Applied Mathematics and as an academic, he was a senior lecturer at the University of Lagos, Nigeria. Under his leadership, RCCG has grown from about 100 churches in Nigeria in 1981 to become one of the fastest-growing churches in the world with parishes in over 120 countries. A prolific writer, Bible teacher, prophet and Christian elder statesman, Pastor Adeboye is a spiritual father to millions of people worldwide and a highly-sought speaker in many churches, conferences and conventions across the world. In 1988 God led him to conduct a mass Christian meeting in Lagos, Nigeria which attracted over 2 million people and was reported on by CNN television. Pastor Adeboye now regularly holds similar and even larger events at the RCCG Camp Ground in Nigeria. In December 2008, Newsweek, the international news magazine, named him one of the 50 most influential persons in the world. He is married to Pastor (Mrs) Foluke Adeboye and they are blessed with four children who are all Pastors in RCCG. The couple are also blessed with many grandchildren.