Pastor Kingsley Okonkwo is a renowned Nigerian pastor, best-selling author, television host, relationship coach, and counselor. He is the founder and lead pastor of David Christian Centre (DCC) in Lagos State. With his impactful preaching, insightful books, and relationship seminars, Pastor Kingsley has become a sought-after speaker in Nigeria.
Early Life and Education
Pastor Kingsley Okonkwo was born on January 29, 1976, in Lagos State, Nigeria. He hails from Imo state, eastern part of the country. He obtained his first school leaving certificate and SSCE in Lagos. Growing up, he developed a strong spiritual foundation and a desire to serve God. He pursued his education and obtained a degree in Civil Engineering.
Ministry and Career
Pastor Kingsley Okonkwo started his ministry journey on September 1, 1996, when he established the David’s Christian Centre as a Youth Fellowship. Over the years, the fellowship grew into a thriving church under his leadership. As the founder and lead pastor of DCC, Pastor Kingsley has been instrumental in spreading the gospel and impacting lives through his teachings.
As a relationship coach and counselor, Pastor Kingsley has dedicated himself to helping individuals build strong and healthy relationships based on scriptural principles. He conducts a monthly relationship seminar called “Love, Dating, and Marriage,” which focuses on equipping couples with the tools for a successful and fulfilling marriage. These seminars are broadcasted on various television stations, reaching a wide audience.
Pastor Kingsley Okonkwo is also a prolific writer, with several books to his credit. His books, such as “One Thing,” “God Told Me to Marry You,” and “Should Ladies Propose,” have gained popularity for their practical insights and guidance on relationships and marriage. Through his writing, Pastor Kingsley continues to impact and transform lives, providing valuable advice and encouragement to individuals seeking to navigate the complexities of modern-day relationships.
Pastor Kingsley Okonkwo is happily married to Pastor Mildred Kingsley-Okonkwo in 2005 at the age of 29 years. They have three children together. Pastor Mildred co-pastors the David Christian Centre with him and shares his passion for empowering individuals, particularly women, to live purposeful lives. Their partnership in ministry has been instrumental in impacting the lives of many.