Facts About Pastor Mrs Foluke Adenike Adeboye
She is a woman of God with Excellence, an iconic leader, mother to mothers and pastor to pastors.
Birth | Family Background
She was born on July 13, 1948 into the family of Pa Jacob Adelaja Adeyokunu and Mrs. Morounfola Adeyokunu.
Her Father Pa Jacob, was a teacher and catchiest. He ensured the children were raised as staunch Methodist.
While the mother Mrs. Morounfola Adeyokunu, was a cloth trader.
Pastor Mrs. Folu Adenike Adeboye is from Ilesha, Osun state of Nigeria.
She is a Princess from the lineage of Owa Obokun Oji, in Ijeshaland, Osun State.
Folu Adenike Adeboye is the eldest of the ten children of her Father.
She attended Methodist Girls Primary and Secondary school Ilesha.
She moved to United Missionaries College, Ibadan, where she graduated in 1966.
Mrs. Folu Adenike Adeboye owns Associate Diploma in Education from the University of Lagos.
She also has Diploma in Religious Studies and a Certificate in Directorate of Schools Studies from the University of Saint John and Mark, Plymouth, United Kingdom.
Marriage | Children
Folu Adenike got married at the age of 19, through divine direction by her Cousin’s friend.
Her cousin Olusegun Adeyokunu was a classmate with her husband at the University of Nigeria, Nsukka.
She is married to the General Overseer of The Redeemed Christian Church of God, Pastor E.A Adeboye.
They had their court marriage on September 8, 1967.
And their church marriage was on December 17, 1967, where they were officially husband and wife.
Pastor & Pastor Mrs Adeboye are blessed with four children, three sons and a daughter with many grandchildren.
Ministry | Missionary Work
Pastor Mrs. Foluke Adeboye was formally a Chorister. Officially ordained as a Pastor in the year 1996.
Since then, she has held top leadership positions in the church.
Pastor Mrs. Folu Adenike Adeboye is a counselor, a mentor, a strict disciplinarian, a missionary, an intercessor, and also a Teacher of the Word of God.
She established a lot of Christian schools and started the Christ the Redeemers Schools movement.
She is a disciple of Jesus Christ. Also a tireless Evangelist, who has spread the gospel in Africa through African Missions.
Pastor Mrs. Foluke Adeboye led a team to visit Koma hills.
And through the help of God she has been able to make graduates out of the people of Koma hills. As she however followed the steps of her predecessor, the wife of the Founder of RCCG.
Totally focused on the call of God for her life and also has passion for Excellence.
Pastor Mrs. Folu Adeboye is however, the Director, Directorate of Children Education RCCG.
Moreover, she is the President of the Women Fellowship in the Redeemed Christian Church of God (Good Women Fellowship).
Therefore, she is well-known all over the world as the first supporter of her husband’s Ministry.
Also Pastor Mrs. Folu Adeboye is a writer of Christian Literatures.