Who is Paul Adefarasin?
Paul Adeolu Adefarasin, a Christian minister, teacher of the Bible, and televangelist, was born on January 25, 1963. He is the Prelate and Metropolitan Senior Pastor of the House on the Rock congregations, which have their headquarters in Lagos, Nigeria, and have branches there as well as in Port-Harcourt, Abuja, Johannesburg, South Africa, and London, United Kingdom. However, he organizes and hosts The Experience (gospel concert).
Quick facts about Paul Adefarasin.
FullName: Paul Adeolu Adefarasin
Date Of Birth: January 25, 1963
Place of Birth: Ijebu Ode, Ogun State
Marital Status: Married
Occupation: Minister, Bible Teacher, and Televangelist
Net Worth: $12 million
Paul Adefarasin’s Early Life.
Pastor Paul spent his formative years in both Nigeria and the United States, so it’s almost as if he was intended for international fame. Pastor Paul had access to all of the necessities of life because he was born into a wealthy household. He was christened by Paul Adeolu Adefarasin and was born on January 25, 1963, to Joseph Adefarasin, a Nigerian, and Hilda Adefarasin, a Jamaican. His mother is a women’s rights activist, while his father served for the Nigerian High Court.
Wale Adefarasin, who is the senior pastor and general overseer of Guiding Light Assembly, is his brother. It appears that the Adefarasin family has a long history of serving in ministry.
Even though Paul Adefarasin had everything going in his favor, he still experimented with drugs. Before coming to repentance and being saved by Jesus Christ in 1994, he was a drug addict for some time. Pastor Paul Adefarasin undertook a Diploma in Christian Ministry from the acclaimed International Bible Institute Of London because he took his salvation seriously and wanted to mature in Christ.
Paul Adefarasin’s Education Background.
Adefarasin attended Igbobi College in Yaba and St. Saviour’s School in Ikoyi. His secondary studies were completed at Haileybury College in England. The University of Miami awarded him a Bachelor of Architecture later on. A diploma in Christian ministry was also awarded to him by the International Bible Institute of London.
Paul Adefarasin’s Career.
Baldwin, Sackman, and Carrington Architects in Florida employed Paul Adefarasin as an architect. He used drugs till he felt regret in 1994. Following his conversion, he enrolled at the London-based International Bible Institute. He started out as a volunteer before taking a position as pastor at London’s Action Chapel.
In 1994, with just a few followers, Pastor Paul Adefarasin started the House on the Rock Church in Lagos, Nigeria, in his mother’s living room. With more than 50 branches across Africa and Europe, the living room church has now developed into a Ministry.
He established the Lagos Gospel Musical Concert, The Experience as a visionary and it made its debut in 2006. The Lagos Experience is becoming a legendary occasion that draws the top gospel musicians of the present. At this concert, which is one of the most watched and streamed Gospel concerts online and on television across Africa, artists like Travis Greene, Sinach, Nathaniel Bassey, Don Moen, Donnie McClurkin, Tope Alabi, Planetshakers, Chioma Jesus, Eben, Onos, Sammie Okposo, Todd Dulaney, Mercy Chinwo, and many others have all performed.
Paul Adefarasin’s Net Worth.
The majority of Pastor Paul Adefarasin’s fortune comes from his work in ministry. Over $12 million is his estimated net worth as of 2022.
Paul Adefarasin’s Personal life.
Pastor Paul Adefarasin wed Ifeanyi Adefarasin, a former beauty queen who is now a revered preacher and conference speaker renowned for her succinct and applicable message of empowerment, in June 1995. Ifeanyi Adefarasin was born on September 16, 1972.
Alexander Adekunle, Hilda Adebola, and Alvin Adegboyega are their three children. His spiritual father, Bishop T.D. Jakes, gives him access to him and mentors him.
A music album by Pastor Adefarasin was published in 2011. It was a joint effort with Nigerian musicians such saxophonist Mike Aremu, Segun Obe, Sammie Okposo, and Niki Laoye.
He established the Rock Foundation, a nonprofit organization that collaborates with the church to offer social and humanitarian services including empowerment and rehabilitation for ex-offenders, urbmiscreants, prostitutes, and drug addicts.
He is well-motivated to preach against all social vices that afflict society because he himself a former drug addict.
Paul Adefarasin’s Awards and Nominations.
The year’s most influential person in Africa, according to Forbes (2021).
Paul Adefarasin’s Tv Programs.
For his publicly broadcast program Something Is About to Happen, he is well recognized.
Paul Adefarasin’s Books.
Adefarasin has written, authored, and self-published more than 20 inspirational Christian mini-books and multimedia materials. Three of his publications have been distributed by and published by Christian book publishers.
His books consist of:
- A Generation of Performers Is Needed
- There is about to be an event.
- True Woman
Paul Adefarasin’s Houses.
Not yet available.
Paul Adefarasin’s Cars.
The time when affluence seemed foreign to men of God is long gone. Like other godly men who have found prosperity, Pastor Paul Adefarasin takes pleasure in the pleasant things of life as a result of obeying God. The best vehicles are in his garage:
The Mercedes G Wagon.
Range Rover Vogue