Snapshots of the October Resource Persons.
We reflect below the biographical sketches of the lead speakers at the 0ctober 13
2012 Strategic Ministers’ Summit to be held at Bethel Place, Redemption Camp.
Dr. Rowland Peters is the President and founder of International College of Ministry, Nigeria and Ghana. Bishop Peters is a man called by God to be a prophet and teacher of His Word. He has been a member of the Evangelistic Messengers Association Inc., Clifton, Tennessee, U.S.A. since 1991.A trained Quantity Surveyor turned preacher with certification from The City and Guilds of London Institute, he earned his postgraduate Diploma and PhD in Church Growth and Ministry from I.I.C.G, affiliated to Kingsway Christian College & Theological Seminary, Des Moines, Iowa, U.S.A. He also has another Ph.D in Ministry from Triune Biblical University, U.S.A.Dr. Peters was consecrated a Bishop in 2004, and was until recently, the Secretary- General of International Communion of Pentecostal Charismatic Bishops/Churches (A College of Bishops of over 100 Bishops in America, Europe and Africa). The Rt. Rev. Peters has pastorally pioneered three churches at Ile-ife and Ibadan before God asked him to go into full time itinerant ministry few years ago. Today he travels all over the world conducting Leadership conferences and “Outpouring of the Holy Spirit seminars”. Through his weekly Radio program, he has touched hundreds of thousand of people. Rev. Peters is the publisher of “Faith Epistle” a quarterly teaching paper that has been circulating in some nations of the world for 10 years now. His latest quarterly paper is now called “Outpouring”. He has served on different board and advisory committees of Christian organizations both locally and internationally He is married to his lovely wife and associate in ministry Rev. Dr. (Mrs). Hannah T. Peters and they are blessed with a son, Jesuyemi Barnabas Peters
Pastor Joseph Babatunde Oduwole is the Director/National Coordinator, House Fellowship System, Redeemed Christian Church of God, and the Vice Principal (Administration) of the Redeemed Christian Bible College. He is an anointed and versatile Bible teacher who operates in the training and manpower development ministry. He is passionately committed to soul winning and effective church growth, and has several publications in this area of his ministerial discipline and focus. Pastor Oduwole, who holds B.Sc.in Mathematics from the University Of Lagos and a Ph.D in Education from the University Of Ibadan, has been instrumental in the planting of churches that have transformed into regional headquarters of the Redeemed Christian Church of God. A conference speaker and internationally respected resource person, Dr. Oduwole has devoted about 30 years into full time ministerial work and his dogged commitment to the things of the Kingdom is an inspiration to his colleagues and the younger ministers across the globe, He is happily married with children.
Rev (Mrs) Helen Adejare, President of Dominion Gospel Ministries, was called into the ministry 38 years ago. She is an evangelist and prophetess by calling, and a theologian and missionary by training. She has served with several Christian organizations such as the Christian Witness Team, Campus Crusade for Christ, as national missionary 1977, Scripture Union ,as travelling secretary, 1978-1981, Christ Anointed Ministries, as President,1983-2003 and from 2003 to date, as president of Dominion Gospel Ministry, a ministry based in the US, Kenya and Nigeria. This evangelistic ministry has taken her to five continents of the world with the gospel of Christ. She is a highly sought- after minister in crusades, seminars, camp meetings, revival and deliverance services. The Lord has blessed her with grace to minister deliverance to the oppressed. She organizes outreaches to indigent children in Africa. Rev Adejare is an ordained and licensed gospel minister with a passionate vision for orphans, motherless children, the homeless and widows. She is mentor to many pastors and ministers around the world. She is married to Rev. O.T. Adejare and the union is blessed with children and grand children
Pastor Mark Ighile is the President of Scripture Communication Ministries International, President of Scripture Communication Network, Director of Strategic Leadership Academy and Publisher of LeaderSpeak training magazine. He is the pioneer National Pastor of Training and Manpower Development, Livingspring Chapel International, and for ten years, the Dean of Academics and Coordinator of Christ International College of Ministries, a major inter- denominational Bible College in the city of Ibadan, Nigeria. A holder of Ph.D in English from the University of Ibadan, Lecturer, and one of the Associate Chaplains at the Redeemer’s University, Pastor Ighile draws his wealth of experience from over two decades of leadership positions garnered from secular and Christian organizations. Apart from being on the governing and faculty boards of national and international Bible colleges and research institutes, he has also served as the Features Editor of Sketch Press Limited, Executive Secretary of the Association of West African Book Editors and Publicity Secretary of the Fellowship of Christian Communicators in Africa and Madagascar, Nigeria chapter. He is, by the grace of God, a mentor, Bible teacher, manpower developer, leadership consultant, a PR instructor, communicator and life coach. The two annual conferences he currently facilitates at the Redemption Camp, Nigeria, namely, the May Leadership Summit and the October Ministers’ Breakfast Summit have been major sources of blessing to the body of Christ in Nigeria and beyond. He is graciously married and blessed with children.