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 through Bishop Bill Hamon brought him to the USA where he was trained as a Prophet-Apostle. He continued his prophetic ministry and revivals in several churches.
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.
He was thereafter commissioned by Pastor Taiwo Odukoya to step into his ministry with this prophetic words: "Go and do Exploits". Then eventually ordained by Bishop Herman Bower. Ordained as Reverend George, he was appointed as an Regional Overseer through the United Christian Faith Ministries overseeing ministers, churches across Africa, Asia, South and Central America with the Bishop over the Region.
He was eventually affirmed as an 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 also 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 after many years of faithfulness to his calling, Apostle George Agbonson was elected as a Bishop in 2015 and eventually consecrated in April 30, 2016 as a Presiding Bishop of Christ Restoration Ministries International.
Bishop Dr.George Agbonson is the Founder/Overseer of Christ Restoration Ministries Int. 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:
Christ Restoration World Evangelism (Reaching the World with the Word and Power)
Christ Restoration Churches (Equipping the saints in the Word and Power)
Global Network of Ministers & Churches (Fellowship of Ministers Across the Globe)
Christ Restoration Bible College & Theological Seminary (Raising an end time Army for Ministry)
Christ Restoration Publications (Taking the Word of God to the world of Men in Print)
- 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 (Theological Studies) - LOGOS University - USA
- Journey of Faith
- Prayer that Touches Heaven
- Destined for Greatness
- Tranformational Leadership
- 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.
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.
Dr.George is happily married to Pastor Chinwe (Wendy) Agbonson & they both reside in Maryland, USA where they serve as Senior Pastors of Christ Restoration Church, HQ.