Living Hope Church United Kingdom started in Leeds on 8 November 1998. It became the headquarters of Living Hope Church, Kemi Ilori Ministries with branches in (Ile-Ife) Nigeria. Additional branches were later established in Pakistan, Kenya, Uganda and Zimbabwe. Our London branch is currently closed. As a result of a root and branch review of […]

Business Envisioning & Strategic Oversight

Pastor Dr Kemi Atanda Ilori Pastor & Founding General Overseer golivinghope@livinghopechurch.co.uk Pastor Dr Kemi Atanda Ilori is the founding General Overseer of Living Hope Church Kemi Ilori Ministries. He studied at the University of Ife (now Obafemi Awolowo University, Ile-Ife), where he graduated in Dramatic Arts in 1982 and obtained a Master’s degree in Literature […]

Business & Administration

Dr Girlie Oluwakemi-Ilori Pastor & Director business@livinghopechurch.co.uk Pastor Dr Girlie Oluwakemi-Ilori obtained an MBA (Master of Business Administration) from Leeds Metropolitan University (2005) and a doctorate degree from the University of Nottingham (2012), on excutive performance in the charities sector. Pastor Girlie provides high-grade business and administration services, including consultancy services for managing change, strengthening […]

Personal Assistant to the General Overseer & Director, Young People in Faith

Kieran James Mitchell Minister & Director patogo@livinghopechurch.co.uk Kieran Mitchell has a Master’s degree in Law (University of Leeds) and is currently completing his doctoral studies in Law at the same university. Alongside his studies, Kieran is an Associate Lecturer in Law at the University of York. As a Minister and Personal Assistant to the General […]

Music & Worship

Vera Patricia Edobor Al-Brume Minister & Director music@livinghopechurch.co.uk Minister Patricia has a BSc Sociology (University of Abuja) and MSc Energy Studies in International Oil and Gas Management (University of Dundee). In addition, she has PRINCE 2 Certification in Project Management. Minister Patricia is the director of PAT’S PLACE LIMITED, a thriving Project Management and Consultancy […]

National Coordinator, Living Hope Church Kenya

Anne Kaaria Pastor & Director, Inspired Kenya pastoranne@livinghopechurch.co.uk Pastor Anne Kaaria is a passionate, results-driven management consultant and business coach dedicated to enhancing the performance of individuals, executives, teams and organizations. Anne is also a practising Christian who believes in displaying the life of Christ by living and spreading the message of love and hope […]

National Coordinator, Living Hope Church Nigeria

Dr Kunle Obawole Director, Obawole Group of Schools Dr Obawole was for a term the coordinator of Academic Staff Union of Secondary Schools (ASUSS), Osun State, Nigeria. He owns and manages a leading private secondary school in Ile-Ife. He is a passionate educator and entrepreneur.

National Coordinator, Living Hope Church Zimbabwe

Machanic Manyeruke Director – Machanic Manyeruke and the Puritans  Baba Machanic Manueruke is by some estimation the topmost gospel musician and recording artiste in Zimbabwe. Manyeruke started as a secular musician and recorded his first 7-inch single in the 1970s well before he founded his popular band, Machanic Manyeruke and the Puritans. He joined the […]

Engage with us

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Making a difference

Even during challenging times we believe in having an impact in the world we live in. Please visit the Projects section of our new website to find out more about some of the exciting work we do.