Dr. Akin Bola-John

Guest Speaker

Meet Dr. Francis B. Akin-John

Francis Bola Akin-John started ministry in 1988.
He pastored about 5 denominational churches in the space of 8 years before, he stepped out to start Church Growth Ministry in 1994 after hearing God said to him “Go and strengthen pastors and support churches to grow and be healthy”.

Dr. Akin-John has held hundreds of conferences across Nigeria, Africa and Europe with combined attendance of over 30,000 church leaders. Has written over 35 books that has sold thousands of copies such as ‘Grow the Pastor, Grow the Church’, ‘The Impact-driven Church’, ’22 Laws of Church Growth’.

He founded the International Institute of Church Growth that has trained over 5, 000 pastors and leaders with attendant growth testimonies.

He has consulted and helped many denominational and independent churches to overcome stagnation, crisis and breakaways. Has been used by God to raise and grow thousands of ministers, churches and ministries across the nations.

Dr. Francis Akin-John is committed to living out his major passion of “Empowering Leaders to grow Healthier Churches and Ministries” across the world. He is happily married to his wife with their lovely children.

ADVANCE 2019 welcomes Dr. Francis B. Akin-John