Pastor Emmanuel Bada
Emmanuel A. Bada is an humble servant of God with an undying passion for God’s word and righteousness. He has been in ministry for over 20 years. Since a young age, Pastor Bada has been dedicated to seeing lives changed through the grace and redemptive power of Jesus Christ. He is a bi-vocational Pastor who has worked for various fortune 500 companies like The Bank Of New York, Chubb and Son, Xerox (ACS) as Systems Engineer and Infrastructure Management Senior Analyst and currently working for IBM as a Senior Analyst. He received his ministerial training at Ambassador College, Berean School of the Bible and Global University. He is passionate about living a life of integrity and righteousness. The Lord uses him as an instrument of honor to seek justice for the poor and defend their rights. By the power and grace of God, souls are being touched and delivered, marriages and relationships are being healed, restored, revived and re-energized through his teaching of the Word and by godly example.
The call to start Rock Of Ages Christian Fellowship was birth in prayer and fasting. During one of their personal retreats to seek God’s face, the Lord revealed to Pastor Emmanuel Bada and his wife Lavinia that He is appointing them to start a ministry of refuge for all nations to disciple souls in becoming ambassadors of reconciliation, to restore broken hearts, to faithfully lead and provoke them to live holy and righteous life, to teach them sound doctrine and to provoke them to wholesome thinking. Pastor Bada believes that we must all be like the Bereans that daily searches the Scriptures.
Prior to starting Rock of Ages, Pastor Bada served has a Minister, an Elder and a Teacher of the Word with a shepherd’s heart. He also served on two Church board for over 12 years.
He and his wife Lavinia led a Home Fellowship for over 15 years in which they love, teach and encourage people to live for Christ. They have been providentially married for 28 years and are blessed with three children Tosin, Tobi and Tomi.