Who is Pastor Paul Adefarasin
Pastor Paul Adefarasin is a Christian minister, author and televangelist was born in the year 1963 to a family of a Nigerian Father and Jamaican mother. It was recorded that he grew up both in Nigeria and the United States in his early life. He was formerly a strong drug addict himself before encountering Christ that gave his life a definition and a meaning.
He graduated from University of Miami where he bagged a professional Bachelor’s Degree in Architecture which made an architectural designer; he also practiced in Florida before his eventual call by God into ministry.
He is the founder, Senior Pastor and Prelate presiding over the HOUSE ON THE ROCK churches headquartered in Lagos.
He is also the Founder and President of the ROCK FOUNDATION; a charity based organization committed to social reformation, education, provision of healthcare and relief work for the downtrodden and disadvantaged in Nigeria and West Africa.
He is well inspired to preach against all social vices that bedevil humanity and bring people to the understanding of how they can have dominion over the vices of devil and live a free of social vice, as he has also once being a victim to drug addiction and was able to overcome it by the power of the most high God.
He is well known for his publicly aired program tag SOMETHING IS ABOUT TO HAPPEN. This weekly program is been broadcast into millions of homes across the continent of Africa and Europe.
A well pronounced mentee of Bishop T.D. Jakes of Dallas Texas, Pastor Paul Adefarasin has been fervent in his message of hope to the world and especially the African continent where he resides. He also collaborated with Bishop T.D. Jakes who happens to be his mentor and many other famous artists in producing the Inspired by… The Bible Experience  where he acted the voice of God.
As a visionary, he obeyed the leading of God to start the Lagos Experience Gospel Musical Concert and the program first ever production was in 2006. Now it has been in existence for more than ten years, the Lagos Experience has become a landmark event that draws gospel music greats of this age.
Pastor Paul Adefarasin is not only known to be a pastor but as well as an author, a motivator and a well-known speaker, Paul Adefarasin is one of the most respected and sought-after ministers in Nigeria. Paul Adefarasin is well known for his clear message of hope, healing and empowerment.
He is widely regarded as a visionary leader and bridge-builder. His ability to transcend Race, Tribe and Creed with his unique approach to ministry has seen to the forging of many strategic relationships between the church and secular communities in Africa.
He has a burning passion to see the rehabilitation of his generation, his nation and his continent that God should reign in all the nations of the earth.
Pastor Paul Adefarasin is also a prayer man, you will see his ministry somewhat flamboyant but I tell you if you are the type that known Pastor Paul Adefarasin very well or has the opportunity to be close to him you will know he is a real man of prayer, there’s no that of his prayer because it is real evident both in his life and ministry.
Pastor Paul Adefarasin is happily married to his wife Pastor Ifeanyi Adefarasin who is also the Co-Pastor of The House on the Rock; a church headquartered in Lagos with a vibrant multi-racial, multi-cultural and multi-ethnic congregation and daughter churches spread over Africa and Europe at present. They are both blessed with three children and all resides in Lagos state Nigeria.