Our Pastor

Pastor Dele Akanle is the Senior Pastor of Christ Chapel. He was born and raised in Nigeria. He holds a Master’s degree in Exercise Physiology from University of Ife, Ile-Ife and a Master’s degree in Pastoral Counseling from Liberty University, Lynchburg, Virginia. Pastor Dele, as he is fondly referred to did missionary work in Kenya for six years with his wife Pastor Toyin, Co-Pastor of Christ Chapel, where together they both pioneered churches in Nairobi and Limuru.

In 2003, Pastor Dele and family relocated to United States to continue the ministry work. Pastor Dele is a passionate leader who values love, quality and excellence in all facets of life. He is fond of encouraging people to be relevant in life and always charging people to make impact in their generation; this he believes everyone owes God.

Pastor Dele is an insightful and motivational speaker who constantly infuse in people that they can achieve their heart desires if they can get God on their side. He is fond of stating that; “the best is yet to come”. Pastor Dele and wife are blessed with three lovely boys; Demi, Temi and Nimi.