Journey of a thousand miles: ISAAC ROTIMI AKEREDOLU

Isaac Rotimi Akeredolu is the Senior Pastor of Christ’s Followers’ Mission whose  headquarter is located in Lagos, Nigeria. He is the convener of of Wise Words Media, which started  in 2005 with a mandate by God “To Raise a Wise Generation”.
Early Life
Isaac Rotimi Akeredolu was born on April 22nd. He is a native of Isinbode, in Ekiti- East LGA of Ekiti State. He is the first child of the family of Bishop Jacob and Pastor (Mrs) Victoria Akeredolu who founded Christ’s Followers’ Mission in April 1974.
Isaac Akeredolu had his tertiary education at Lagos State University where he graduated with a Bachelors Degree in Biochemistry in 1997.
Career and Ministry
In 1996, Isaac Akeredolu was called to ministry to be a pastor. As a that time,  he was a devout Christian who loved God, but was not ready to be a pastor.  After series of dreams, revelations and confirmation from men of God and personal conviction, he went on to become a pastor in Christ’s Followers’ Mission in 1998 and was posted to a branch of the church in 2001. He was into business while serving as a minister but in 2009 he became a full time pastor. In 2012, he was ordained by Bishop Jacob Akeredolu as the General Overseer of Christ’s Followers’ Mission.
He attended Word Of Faith Bible Institute {WOFBI} in 2001 and Daystar Leadership Institute in 2005.
His mentors are Bishop David Oyedepo and Dr. Pastor Paul Enenche. And his spiritual fathers are Prophet Samson Gbemiga of CAPEM, Rev Bayo Folarin of Divine Christian Assembly, Rev Emmanuel Oludayitan of New Creature Evangelical Church and his biological father Bishop Jacob Akeredolu who mentored him into the ministry.
He has authored “Endless Victories”, “Upon Mount Zion” and he authors a daily devotional “Wise-Words Capsule” quarterly.
Personal Life:
Isaac Rotimi Akeredolu is married to Mary Amosu now Favour Akeredolu who is also a preacher of God’s word and an educational consultant. Together, they have three children.

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