Bishop George Agbonson is originally from Edo State, born and raised in Lagos, Nigeria. He was miraculously delivered from the kingdom of darkness only by the grace of God. From a demonic background of idolatory, the Devil held him hostage for many years. Only by the Grace of God was He saved under the auspices of Bishop David Oyedepo of Winners Chapel, Nigeria.
His journey in ministry started when he was commissioned by God with an Apostolic mantle to take the gospel of Jesus Christ to the world, & bring deliverance to souls under satanic captivity. Apostle George had a seven days encounter of heaven where he was uniquely graced by God with the prophetic anointing for deliverance and breakthrough.
God gave Apostle George a global vision to reach many for Christ, raise the saints for ministry, as he unveils the mystery of restoration by faith through Christ Jesus. Only a matter of time, the Lord relocated him to the USA through Bishop Bill Hamon where He trained as a Prophet-Apostle. He continued his prophetic ministry and revivals in several churches and states in the USA.
With decades of ministerial experience, Dr. George Agbonson faithfully served in various capacities in ministry: Youth Minister, Assistant Pastor, Prayer Ministry Minister, Evangelist, Deliverance Minister under Author of Life Ministry, before his official ordination as a Prophet - Evangelist to the Nations.
After his ordination by Bishop Herman Bower as a Reverend, he was appointed in the USA as an Regional Overseer. Rev. George Agbonson was eventually affirmed to the office of Apostle in Feb. 2011, as an Apostle of our Lord Jesus Christ to the Nations through World Missions Ministerial Association in Madison, AL. USA under the oversight of Apostle Dr. Veronica Johnson, where he currently sits on the Board of the Apostolic Team of Leaders. As an Apostle.
Dr George has planted several churches, hosted & preached in several crusades and conferences in different cities & nations across the globe. Serving as a spiritual overseer and spiritual father over several churches and ministers under his Ministerial Fellowship which he started by the leading of the Holy Spirit.
By God's Grace through the devotion & faithfulness to his calling & assignment overcoming several ministry challenges, Apostle George Agbonson was elected as a Bishop in 2015 by the leading of the Holy Spirit and eventually consecrated in April 30, 2016 by the Joint College of Bishops in the USA under the oversight of Bishop Larry Boyd and Bishop Dr. Veronica Johnson as the Presiding Bishop of Christ Restoration Ministries International worldwide & Global Ministers & Churches Alliance.
Bishop Dr. George Agbonson is the Founder/Overseer of Christ Restoration Ministries International, which is an apostolic umbrella ministry with a global vision of "Reaching, Equipping & Releasing", with the message of restoration in Christ Jesus.
As a visionary, Dr. George Agbonson has pioneered the following ministries:
Bachelor of Theology - Grace Springs Bible College (Nigeria)
Masters of Theology - New Covenant Bible College (USA)
Doctor of Theology - Covenant Theological Seminary (USA)
Doctor of Ministry - Patriot Bible University (USA)
PhD (Psychology & Counseling) - Lousiana Baptist University (USA)
PhD (ABD) - LOGOS University (USA)
PUBLICATIONS (Books Can Be Purchased from www.amazon.com):
Journey of Faith
Prayer that Touches Heaven
Destined for Greatness
Possessing The Gates of the Enemy
Deliverance By Fire
Hearing the Voice of God
Captured by Grace
Member of American Association of Christian Counselors
Member of Gospel Ministers & Churches International
Member of World Mission Ministerial Alliance
Member of Association of Clergy International
PROFESSIONAL APPEARANCES & RECOGNITIONS:
TCT TV - New York
WUTO Radio - New York
2012 - Best Business Award - Columbus, OH
2014 - Executive of the Year - Elite American
2015 - Appointed as a Board Member of VJM Apostolic Network of Global Ministers
2016 - Consecrated as Presiding Bishop of CRMI Worldwide
By His Grace, Dr. George Agbonson is a 5-fold ministry Apostle involved in church planting, conferences, crusades, Seminars & Trainings, Bible College President & Professor, Preacher and Teacher of God's Word, Author, Publicist.
His Lordship, Bishop George Agbonson is uniquely graced with a Prophet - Apostolic anointing with signs and wonders following God's Word. He travels across the nation & around the globe proclaiming the Word of the Lord. He is also happily married to Pastor Chinwe (Wendy) Agbonson & blessed with 3 children: Joshua, David & Divine. Bishop Agbonson & family presently resides in Maryland, USA from where they both serve as General Overseers & Senior Pastors of Christ Restoration Ministries International, Globally.