The Refuge is a daughter Church of House on the Rock Churches with headquarters in Lagos.
Pastor Paul A. Adefarasin founded the House on the Rock in December 1994 with a vision of empowering believers for the fulfilling of their God-ordained destinies.
The Refuge was birthed in September 1999 under the inspirational leadership of Pastor GoodHeart Obi C. Ekwueme.
The Refuge acts as a springboard for strategic ministry in the northern region of Nigeria and beyond.
About Pastor GoodHeart Obi C. Ekwueme:
Pastor GoodHeart Obi C. Ekwueme is an ACA qualified Chartered Accountant turned preacher of God's word. He is an ordained minister of THE ROCK FOUNDATION and is currently the Resident Pastor of THE REFUGE, the Abuja branch of HOUSE ON THE ROCK, a pattern church.
He has a unique preaching gift with a powerful message of hope for this hurting and dying generation. He is an often sought after and widely travelled conference speaker who preaches a message of hope that cuts across a wide spectrum of human need catapulting his listeners into their God-given destinies.
He considers himself to be on a mission to "Build lives for life with the word of God".
He is happily married to Abimbola and together they have three lovely sons
and a Daughter.
HOUSE ON THE ROCK WORLDWIDE: [www.hotrng.org ]
House on the Rock was founded in December 1994 by Pastor Paul A. Adefarasin. House on the Rock was established to be a vanguard 21st century Church with a vision of empowering believers for the fulfilling of their God-ordained destinies. Since inception the Church has grown far beyond the borders of Lagos, with over 40 daughter Churches and missions in the far borders of Nigeria and the world at large.
About Pastor Paul Adeolu Adefarasin:
Pastor Paul Adeolu Adefarasin is a qualified Architect turned preacher. He is a dynamic preacher with a relevant message of hope for this hurting and dying generation.
He is the senior pastor of House on the Rock Churches Worldwide.
The Refuge is a place where everybody can be somebody!
The Refuge is truly a refuge from the harsh world we live in!
A place where the word of God is preached without hypocrisy or guile, but in honesty, faith and power! Come into the Refuge and experience a supernatural turnover in your life!
Our purpose in The Refuge is to reach a hurting and dying generation with Jesus' message of hope and compassion, discipling them to Christ-like maturity, releasing them to fulfill their God-ordained destinies in Church and in life as God's instrument for reaching and touching our world, in order to bring Jesus glory.
Our Mission is to build lives for life with the word of God.
Our vision is to see men become all God has destined for them to become, raising a formidable generation of intercessors that will bring heaven to bear on earth, raising leaders to lead this generation and the next into their promised land!