Dr. Festus Adeyeye

Dr. Festus AdeyeyePastor Festus Adeyeye stands as a guiding light at the helm of Abundant Life Christian Center (ALCC), a flourishing ministry rooted in Brooklyn, New York where he currently serves as the Founder and the General Overseer. With branches weaving throughout the globe including the urban landscapes of the Bronx and Long Island, stretching across borders to Houston, Monrovia, Lagos, and Toronto. His three-decade-long ministry is a testament to a life devoted to spiritual awakening, community building, and global outreach.

Renowned for his dynamic preaching and profound prophetic insights, Pastor Festus delivers the word of God with a clarity and passion that speaks directly to the heart. His teachings, imbued with a deep prophetic unction, are known for their life-transforming power, guiding believers to breakthroughs in faith and personal growth. The hallmark of his ministry, the “Breakthrough Anointing,” has liberated countless individuals from the shackles of despair, illuminating paths to spiritual and personal empowerment.

Pastor Festus’s commitment to education and leadership is evident in his academic achievements, holding prestigious degrees: Doctorate in Ministry and Masters in Organizational Leadership. His passion for knowledge extends beyond his own learning, as he actively fosters educational programs within the church, including leadership institutes and bible colleges aimed at equipping the next generation of ministry leaders.

A prolific author, Pastor Festus has enriched the literary world with his profound insights on faith and discipleship. His bibliography includes impactful works such as “A Practical Guide to Christian Discipleship,” “Pathways to Breakthrough,” “Building An Unbreakable Marriage,” and “The Unfailing Power of Hope,” among others. Each book serves as a beacon for those navigating the complexities of faith, offering guidance and wisdom for a fulfilling spiritual journey.

Beyond the pulpit and the page, Pastor Festus is a mentor and visionary, shaping the future of ministry through his leadership in various organizations dedicated to empowering church leaders worldwide. His role as the founder and president of initiatives like the Possessing the Nations Ministerial Association (PTNMA) and the Abundant Life Bible Institute (ALBI) underscores his commitment to nurturing a global community of faith leaders.

At the core of Pastor Festus’s life is his family, with his beloved wife, Dr. Anthonia, by his side in both life and ministry. Their partnership exemplifies the love and unity that ALCC seeks to instill in its community, serving as a living testament to the power of faith and commitment.

Dr. Anthonia Adeyeye

Dr. Anthonia AdeyeyeDr. Anthonia Adeyeye co-founded and co-pastors Abundant Life Christian Center along with her husband, Dr. F. A Adeyeye.

A scholar and educator, Dr. Anthonia Adeyeye holds a Doctor of Ministry from Ministry International Institute Tennessee. A master of science with distinction in Early Childhood & Elementary Education from Hofstra University, Uniondale, NY.  A Scientist, Dr Adeyeye has a degree in Microbiology and Virology. She is a member of Nigerian Institute of Science (NIST) and a graduate of Community Bible Institute, Brooklyn, NY

An Intercessor and anointed prayer warrior, she is blessed and endowed with a strong intercessory anointing. As a fervent intercessor, Dr. Anthonia is passionate about raising global intercessors for kingdom harvest.  Dr. Anthonia was led by the Holy Spirit to start the W.W.W.W. [Winners Women Weekend Warriors], a prayer telephone forum that holds every Saturday at 9:00pm. Women call from different states to be part of this dynamic impartation.

A prophetic woman of God with a unique anointing for discernment, Dr. Anthonia sees deep into the “yet-to-be-revealed” purpose of God!  She is a ‘life-coach’ and a “sought-after” speaker in conferences and churches all over the United States and across the globe. She is the leading lady for all A.L.C.C. golden ladies, and winning ladies. Dr. Anthonia is loved and adored by members of ALCC in return for her motherly love to all and every member of the ministry!  She is happily married to her childhood sweetheart, Dr. Festus Adeyeye , they are blessed with many children.

Pastor Julius Ogunnaya

Pastor Julius OgunnayaPastor Julius is the resident Pastor of the Abundant Life Christian Center Glory Tabernacle Long Island. Pastor Julius came from a very humble Catholic background. Both his parents are born Catholics, and his first love for God started through his parental influence.

A trained Journalist from Nigeria, Pastor Julius holds a Bachelor degree in Mass Communication and publishes a Christian Newspaper- Light of the World – a first of it’s kind among 1st generation immigrants in the United States and he obtained an Associate Diploma in Ministry from the Abundant Life Bible Institute, New York.

He migrated to the United States in the mid 90’s from Nigeria and met the Lord while serving in the United States Navy in 1999. He worshiped briefly at the Calvary Christian Church Norfolk VA, before relocating to NY in 2001. He joined the Abundant Life Christian Ministries in November 2001 and served in various capacities in the Church until his ordination as a Pastor in the ministry. His hunger for God encouraged him to dedicate his life to serve God through various ministries in the body of Christ.

He is married to Sister Rita and they are blessed with Patrick and Victory.

Pastor Adebimpe Rosiji

Pastor Adebimpe RosijiPastor “Bim” as she is popularly known at ALCC is an ordained minister of God at Abundant Life Christian Center, Brooklyn, New York. She was ordained in April, 2005.Pastor Adebimpe Rosiji was born into a Muslim family in Ilorin, Northern Nigeria. She met the Lord, got saved and converted to Christianity in 1988.

As a pioneer member, Pastor Bim joined ALCC at the very first service on October 1st, 1999 and has served faithfully in various departments.

Pastor Cheryl D. O’Neill

Pastor Cheryl D. O’NeillPastor Cheryl D. O’Neill is an ordained minister at Abundant Life Christian Center (ALCC) Brooklyn, NY. She is the ministry’s Director of Evangelism and Outreach department and she is presently pioneering the “Church Without Walls” efforts of the Ministry.

As a pioneer member, Pastor O’Neill has been serving diligently within ALCC in the past 14 years. A woman of God with a deep seated passion for Evangelism, Pastor Cheryl is being tremendously used of God to bring souls into His kingdom.

Pastor Oladele Dabiri

Pastor Oladele DabiriPastor Oladele Dabiri MD; is an ordained minister of God at Abundant Life Christian Center (ALCC), Brooklyn, New York. He was an Islamic scholar, born to a leading strict Islamic family in Lagos, Nigeria. However, he was miraculously touched by God, got saved and converted in April 1997. Since then there is no looking back! He migrated with his lovely wife to the United States in September 1998.

Dr. Dabiri is a pioneer member of ALCC. He joined the Ministry at its inception in October 1999; at the very first Tuesday Bible study in the living room, where the ministry started. Pastor Dabiri has served in various departments and in various capacities at ALCC, earnestly supporting the vision of the ministry, under the dynamic leadership of Reverend Festus and Pastor Anthonia Adeyeye.

Pastor Jeremiah Vayla

Pastor Jeremiah VaylaPastor Jeremiah Vayla is the current resident Pastor of ALCC, (Grace Temple) Monrovia Liberia. While in a 40 days fasting and prayer, God supernaturally connected him with Drs. Festus and Anthonia Adeyeye. Drs. Festus and Anthonia received a confirmation from God for Pastor Jeremiah to start a church in Liberia.

Pastor Jeremiah was ordained as a Pastor on August 2008. Pastor Jeremiah is married to Sister Juliet and they are blessed with a child.

Pastor Michael Bode Badaru

Pastor Michael Bode BadaruPastor Michael Bode Badaru is the current resident pastor of ALCC, (Praise Tabernacle), Lagos Nigeria. He gave his life to Christ at a tender age, although he came from a Muslim family background.

Badaru prayed to God to be more fulfilled in his life, family and ministry when God answered his prayers by divinely connecting him to the Senior Pastor of ALCC Worldwide, Rev. Festus Adeyeye in the year 2004. He is married to Pastor Julie and the couple is blessed with children.

Pastor Friday Aimufua

Pastor Friday AimufuaPastor Friday Aimufua, MD, by divine leading joined ALCC commission in 2011. He is passionate about serving God faithfully. After joining ALCC, he served in different ministries including welcoming team, counseling department, Men Advisory team and Men’s President.

Pastor Friday Aimufua was ordained as a Pastor and seconded to be the Resident Pastor of ALCC Breakthrough Center Houston Texas in 2017. He is married to Pastor Joy Aimufua and are blessed with children.

Pastor Eddy Adodo

Pastor Friday AimufuaPastor Eddy Adodo joined the ALCC Commission in 2018, serving in the technical and music ministry. Alongside his commitment to ministry, Pastor Eddy has thrived in his professional life as a Business Analyst, Travel Enthusiast, and Customer Experience Administrator.

Pastor Eddy is married to Sister Winnifred, and together they are blessed with a son. In October 2023, he was ordained as a Pastor, assuming leadership of ALCC Dominion Chapel in Canada.

With a heart devoted to service and a diverse background, Pastor Eddy Adodo continues to inspire and uplift those around him, blending his spiritual calling with professional excellence and a love for community.