Biography of Rev. Dr Obiora and Rev. Dr Mercy Ezekiel
Reverend Dr Obiora Ezekiel is the general overseer of Christian Pentecostal Mission International
• he is the president and founder of Christian Pentecostal mission int’l with headquarter in Lagos, Nigeria.
• he is a called evangelist, a pastor and a teacher of the word.
• he has preached the gospel of christ for about 30 years with a record of miracles, signs and wonders following his ministry.
• he is a man of integrity and is loved by the people because of his honesty.
• he is one of the founding fathers of the Pentecostal Fellowship of Nigeria (pfn)
• he is married and a father of four children. He is also a grandfather.
• he has written several books among which are: mountain top experiences, rubbish, business reflections, causes of closed heaven, a cloud of the latter rain, don’t kill that baby, purity of priesthood, god’s battle axe and qualities of a king.
Rev. Dr. Mercy Ezekiel is a dynamic and multi-talented preacher. And an evangelist by calling. Her childhood life was so outstanding and unique when compared with her mates. As a child, she knew what she wanted for life and always go for it.
She attended badagry grammar school. Thereafter she went to study music at university of Lagos. Apart from her studying music, she is a talented musician and has wax eight gospel records. She is a motivator that has all it takes to take you into god’s presence. You cannot stay under her worship leading without drawn close to the lord and sealed in his glory.
As a result of god’s call in her life, she went further and obtained several certificates of the international institute of pastoral education and chaplaincy u.s.a. as follows:-
associate member (aiipec)
diploma in pastoral education and chaplaincy
professional membership certificate as Christian lay counsellor and as a pastoral cadet.
Professional membership certificate as Christian pastoral counsellor and an inspector. She is a three-star chaplain.
She obtained from faith bible college and seminary Lagos, a higher diploma in theology, bachelor of arts in theology where she came out with first class. Masters of theology and doctor of theology.
Master of Arts in Christian education from Trinity Christian college texas u.s.a.,
doctor of philosophy in Christian education, texas u.s.a.
The burden she has for unsaved souls took her into full-time ministry in 1978 and was ordained in 1987, which authorized her to conduct gospel services anywhere in the world. Dr. Mercy Ezekiel is a co-pastor to rev. Dr O. Ezekiel the general overseer of Christian pentecostal mission international at it’s headquartered at ajao estate in Lagos. She is also the national and international co-ordinator of this great ministry worldwide.
She is a woman of passion, as her name is (mercy) so she is, always caring and showing mercy to people, especially the needy. This passion in her for others created a burden in her heart for people that suffer under the torture and bondage of the devil.
Being a woman endowed with spiritual gifts, and filled with the anointing of God for deliverance she found an outreach known as meez outreach (which comprises faith clinic, business commission, prenatal clinic and mercy line). Faith clinic is a non-denominational outreach where men and women with problems come to pray and by faith, their problems are solved through the power and the anointing of God in her life.
Business commission is for businessmen and women. Prenatal clinic is a forum for women looking for the fruit of the womb and God has used dr. Mercy Ezekiel to put laughter in many families. Mercy line is a charitable outlet of her ministry.
Dr Mercy Ezekiel is a great traveller. The gospel of the kingdom has taken her far and wide the globe.
The life and the ministry of this dynamic woman of God has affected many lives. People who were abandoned, rejected, forsaken and have no hope of making it again in life are turned to be people with high reputation in the society with hope for eternity just because of the prophetic words of god from her mouth.
In honour of her contribution to the spreading of the gospel in our society and to the world at large many awards are accorded her. She was a recipient of the pentecostal fellowship of Nigeria merit award 2000 as a distinguished Christian leader, also a recipient of city people award 2002 as a female achiever, a recipient of totwen award as a distinguished female achiever.
Dr Mercy Ezekiel is a writer and author of many books such as the heart of a champion, enviable success, power in the spoken word, etc. These books are life-transforming.
Dr. Mercy Ezekiel is a well-known conference speaker locally and internationally. The uniqueness of her ministry makes her outstanding. Demons bow as she ministers. She is known as prayer machine. Take your food, and give dr. Mercy Ezekiel prayer.
She is married to rev. Dr O. Ezekiel, the general overseer of Christian pentecostal mission international.
A dynamic man of integrity, very transparent, who truly wants to please God and would not touch anything that could not be validated by scriptures.
She is blessed with four children two sons and two daughters with grandchildren.