Our purpose is to be the church where everyone is welcomed and inspired to be and to do their best for God to be glorified.
PASTOR JIDE LAWORE (FONDLY CALLED PASTOR JIDE OR PJ) IS THE FOUNDER, LEAD PASTOR AND APOSTOLIC LEADER OF AGAPE HOUSE OF WORSHIP.
Born in Nigeria, Jide Lawore obtained a bachelor’s degree in Mechanical Engineering from the prestigious Obafemi Awolowo University (OAU) in Nigeria. He migrated to the United States of America in 1998 in search of a better career prospect where he obtained a master’s degree in Engineering Management from New Jersey Institute of Technology (NJIT) and got certified as a Project Management Read more
Richard is a man that loves the Lord and His people with great passion. He has been privileged to serve in many ministries in AHOW, including the Marriage Ministry, the Children’s Ministry, and the Finance Ministry. He enjoys seeing God’s people flourish and be grounded in their relationship with Jesus Christ. He and his family relocated to Texas in 2017, where they now reside. Richard is an accountant by profession; he has a master’s degree in accounting from the University of Phoenix. Richard is happily married to his wife, Patience, and they are blessed with two children, Joshua and Joy.
Patience Oyebade is a lover of God and a lover of people. She is a firm believer in God’s unending and unfailing love. She believes that family is the foundational stone of society and has devoted her life to motivating and inspiring married couples to build homes that are modeled after God’s principles. She has served alongside her husband of twenty-three years in the marriage and family ministry for several years. Patience is a trained social worker and a licensed special education teacher in the state of Texas where she currently resides. She is blessed with two children Joshua and Joy. She enjoys dancing, cooking, and spending time with her family.
Currently the leadership of Agape House is comprised of eleven godly men and women who are sold-out to God and to His purpose. This team is led by Pastor Jide Lawore and together they direct the spiritual and physical affairs of the Church.