Pastor Paul Adeleye
Paul Adeleye, formerly Mohamed Adeleye is a former five daily prayer, practicing Muslim. He holds a bachelor of science degree in Chemistry from the Faculty of Education, University of Lagos, Nigeria, a Master’s degree in Evangelism, Church Growth and Missions from Newburgh College, Indiana-USA, an advance diploma in ministry with merit from Christ the Redeemers college, UK. He is a trained disciple from Christ the Redeemer’s Ministries, school of disciples.
Paul Adeleye is street preacher or street witness, a teacher of the word of God and prayers. He has preached the gospel of Jesus Christ in churches, on the streets or one to one in the UK, Germany, Nigeria, Netherlands, Spain, Cyrus and the United States of America. He is an author of two books: 1. How can we know the way (2007). 2. Winning the lost to Jesus (2012), an active blogger on wordpress, with several Christian literatures or writings that have been accessed and read in over 100 countries.
A one time volunteer support teacher, helping to teach Religious Education or the bible through an organisation called faith in schools in the United Kingdom. He has also led a school assembly as a Christian religious leader in the United Kingdom.
Paul Adeleye has worked as a school Teacher, teaching chemistry and mathematics. He underwent training with IBFC Agusto training and Restral Consulting Nigeria to start a career in the banking sector in Nigeria. He worked with Platinum Bank Ltd from 2000-2003 as Cash & Teller, Head Cash & Teller, Cash Officer, Banking Business/Relationship. He left the bank as an Investment Analyst (I.A) in 2003.
Paul Adeleye has also worked as a Practice Manager, Solicitors (2004-2008) after undertaking trainings in Solicitors Account Rules, Financial or Business Growth, Money Laundering or proceeds of crime act with Altior consulting in the UK.
During his university days, known as Mohamed Adeleye, he led the University of Lagos students union as president in 1997/1998. Where he is remembered for a peaceful and successful tenure in 1997/1998 school year, the days of the late Nigeria military ruler, General Sani Abacha. He received a letter of commendation from the university authorities.
Paul Adeleye is married to Wunmi Adeleye, they are blessed with children.
Pastor Wunmi Adeleye
Wunmi Adeleye holds a Post Graduate Certificate in Education from the University of East London, UK, a masters degree in Christian Counselling from Newburgh College, Indiana-USA, a bachelors degree in Estate Management from the University of Lagos, Nigeria.. An advance diploma in ministry from Christ the Redeemers college, UK. She is a trained disciple of Jesus Christ from Christ the Redeemer’s Ministries, school of disciples.
Wunmi Adeleye is a preacher of the word, a street witness and a woman of prayer. She has authored several confessional booklets titled: A day with the Holy Ghost. She organise a one day yearly retreat for ladies who desire to be refilled, re-charged and be empowered with a themed: A day with the Holy Ghost.
She is also the visionary of Let’s Talk About It, a forum to discuss practical ways of improving and maintaining the total wellbeing of a woman in all facets of life.
Pastor Wunmi has worked as an estate surveyor, a customer service officer with a building society, Finacorp building society, a customer service officer with Platinum Bank, Nigeria. She has also served as a church administrator, account assistant in the UK. She is a Christian counsellor and works in the education sector in the UK.
She is married to Pastor Paul Adeleye, they are blessed with children.
Our Activities, Achievements and Performance
As a church we have continued to impact the community in East London, UK and the world through the preaching of the gospel and social action (hospitality).
Our community engagement activities like giving out Christmas hampers to the community, food, groceries etc continues.
We are financial partners to an orphanage dealing with Ebola orphans in Sierra Leone, West Africa.
In 2022, we were in Sierra Leone, we supported an orphanage, youth community sport with football, football pumps, football jerseys and goal post nets, we fed the hungry, visited the Bo central mosque, the Waterloo correctional Center, distributed educational materials, football to some secondary and primary schools.
Our yearly church and community dinner, Bold and Beautiful continues to bring people from different ethnic group and religion together every December, it was suspended during the Covid -19 pandemic to resume this year 2023.
We were involved with the London borough of Newham Covid-19 team, our ministers were members of the Newham Covid 19 health champions, we inspired people to get vaccinated, our pastor was asked to speak at one of the stakeholders meetings. We gave out toilet tissues , other items and financially helped some people who requested for help. We went to two hospitals to pray, we evangelised around East London, praying and encouraging people.
Our evangelism work and preaching of the gospel continues on social media, on the streets, train stations and markets across East London and other locations in the United Kingdom as the Holy Spirit leads. We now have an interdenominational evangelism arm of the church. Global Evangelism and Revival Movement, a non denominational prayer, revival and evangelism group with members located in some parts of the world.
Our desire to give sound biblical based counselling and pastoral care to our church members and those who call us from across the world inspired us to encourage our pastoral team to seek diploma and post graduate training in ministry, counselling, missions and evangelism.
Our social media activities and text messages to inspire, encourage and evangelise continues on Facebook, Twitter, LinkedIn, TikTok and WordPress. Since we joined WordPress in 2010, as at December 2022, we have over 192, 822 views, the number of times our messages have been access and read across the world. We have reach out to over one hundred countries with the gospel including Saudi Arabia and Iraq through WordPress.
We have been very active members of Christian organisations and community engagement projects. We have led a school assembly, have assisted in teaching the bible in some primary school within Newham, East London. We actively take part in the activities of Hands Across Manor Park( HAMP) and Transform Newham in the United Kingdom.
We use to assist a group in Pakistan with bible lessons through Skype and helped in sending funds to purchase Urdu bibles for their fellowship. Last year 2022, we helped a fellowship in Kenya with bibles in their local language and supported an orphanage in Kenya.
We have had some of the Councillors in our community visiting us. In March 2015, we had the MP for East Ham, Stephen Timms with us.
For over 10 years now, we organise a women prayer event themed: A Day with the Holy Ghost. It's a one day women's prayer retreat open to people of all denominations and non to recharge, refire and refill.
In August 2015, we established our first parish( church plant), the Redeemed Christian Church of God - Fountain of Revival Forest Gate Parish.