Godman is happily married to Bolarinwa, who is also a minister of the gospel and co-lead pastor of the Elevation Church.


Together they have two beautiful daughters, Jomiloju and Yojusimi.


Godman Akinlabi is the Lead Pastor of The Elevation Church, Lagos, a non-denominational church founded in 2010 with a God-given mandate to ‘make greatness common’.


With over 20 years of experience as a Pastor, Godman Akinlabi is also a seasoned and highly sought-after speaker, trainer and consultant who has taught and inspired people in conferences and churches around the world.


Godman is a seasoned and highly sought after speaker, trainer and consultant and has taught and inspired people in conferences and churches around the world. He is particularly driven to speak about the role of the church in the development of the African continent.


He is the host of the Exponential Conference for ministers, church leaders and Pastors. Visit Exponential website


Godman Akinlabi anchors a weekly relationship series called MrMrsBetterHalf on Twitter, Facebook and Instagram, and the popular BetterHalf Show which has been designed to strengthen marriages and relationships with wisdom from God’s word.


Godman has written many books on a wide variety of topics including Purpose, Direction, Wisdom, Foolishness, Faith, Dating and Marriage, and more.


Some of his critically acclaimed books include: Sexuality: Get A Grip (For Singles and Married Couples), 7 Commandments of Foolishness, Don’t Waste Your Pain, just to name a few.


His latest book, Burning Questions, Flaming Answers explores tough questions, hope, and solutions for singles and married.


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He also founded the PISTIS Empowerment Foundation in the year 2014 which is geared towards the creation of wealth for the economically challenged in it’s tartget communities through education and support for the total being. Aside being a pastor for over 20 years, Godman is a multiple degree holder in Mining Engineering from the Federal University of Technology, Akure (FUTA), in International Law and Diplomacy (UNILAG) and an MBA from the Manchester Business School.

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