List Of Populated Churches In Nigeria & Their Founder
So many times, people do argue among themselves saying which church is the biggest in Nigeria?. In this write up, we will review the List Of Populated Churches In Nigeria and also their founders.
List Of Populated Churches In Nigeria
Redeemed christian church of God
The Redeemed christian church of God which is known as RCCG is one of the most populated churches in Nigeria, which was founded in the year 1952 by Rev Josiah Olufemi Akindayomi and Enoch Adeboye became his successor in the year 1973 till date.
RCCG is biggest and most populated Pentecostal church in Nigeria today with over 2 million members .
Living Faith Church World Wide
Living Faith Church is widely known as Winners Chapel International, the General Overseer of the church is Bishop, David Oyedepo and the church has its headquarters in Ota, Ogun State, Nigeria.
Living Faith Church World Wide was crowned the the largest church in the world by the Guinness Book of Records but it later lost that position as a result of periodic change . Bishop David Oyedepo was born 1954 September 27th and he is from Osogbo.
They normally hold a yearly event called Shiloh , it is the biggest Chritsian gathering event in Nigeria . Living Faith Church World Wide has it headquarters is located in Ota, Ogun State, Nigeria.
Christ Embassy is one of the most popular church in Nigeria founded by Pastor Chris Oyakilome who happen to be one of the influential and richest pastor of our time.Christ Embassy has branches across Nigeria with its headquarters in Lagos.
Mountain Of Fire and Miracle Ministry (MFM)
The fore-runner of this church is Dr. Daniel Olukoya and he is also the founder of the church. Mountain Of Fire and Miracle Ministry (MFM) is one of the most populated church in Nigeria and it can accommodate about 550, 000 persons during a service. (MFM) is the 3rd most populated church in Nigeria 2017/2018.
The Apostolic Church
The fourth biggest and most populated church in Nigeria is The Apostolic Church. This church is one of the oldest in Nigeria with branches built in all corners of Nigeria. The church auditorium is located in Lagos, Nigeria and can sit up to 100,000 people at once. Their headquarters have been under construction for decades and work is still ongoing at this time.
Deeper Life Christian Ministry
Deeper Life is one of the famous church in Nigeria as well as one of the oldest . It was founded by Pastor Williams Folorunsho Kumuyi. This church started with just 15 persons in 1973, but it is now one of the most reputable and biggest church in Nigeria .
The Commonwealth Of Zion Assembly (COZA)
This church is also know as Coza ministry , it started in the year 1999 by Reverend Biodun Fatoyinbo. The church has record a tremendous growth and increase in members . As at now, this is one of the most populated church in Nigeria with it headquarters is located in Abuja.
Daystar Christian Center (DCC)
The founder of Daystar Christian center (DCC) is Samuel Adeyemi who believes in raising leaders and models in Christ. This church has one of the biggest auditorium in Nigeria , pastor Samuel Adeyemi is not just a pastor but a motivation speaker as well.
Synagogue Church Of All Nations
This church was founded and owned by Prophet T. B. Joshua . This pastor is one of the most famous pastor in the world due to his miracles and healing,and he also render help to need ones ,and also the owner of Emmanuel TV .
Fountain of Life Church
The most populated church in Nigeria at the number 10th spot is Fountain of Life Church which was founded by late Dr. Bimbo Odukoya. This church was very popular when the owner was still alive but last time we checked the church is still doing pretty fine .
Despite the fact that there are fake pastors everywhere, there are still few once that are dedicated to winning souls for CHRIST.