Our Pastors


PASTOR OLUMIDE OLADAPO EMMANUEL is the Overseer of Calvary Bible Church Worldwide. Popularly known as the Common Sense Guru, he is no doubt one of the world’s leading Relationship Experts, Motivational Speakers and Wealth Creation Agents.

He is a man of multiple graces, whose influence spreads across the religious and secular arena with local and international awards to show for it. He is a best-selling author of over thirty books both from self-published platform and world-renowned publishing houses. His books are well celebrated worldwide with many of them already translated in other languages.

With an Executive Masters Degree in Business Administration from University of Huddersfield in the UK and a Real Estate Executive Certificate with special focus on Capital Markets, Project Finance, and Business Strategy from the prestigious Harvard Business School in the United States, Olumide Emmanuel is loaded with all-round success.

He is the host of the daily “Pathway to Wealth” and “The School of Money radio and television broadcasts, and the host of “The School of Money Seminars, Success Business and Leadership Schools, Matrimoney Conferences, New Rules of Love Summits, Wisdom For Singles, Wisdom For Couples, How To Be A Best Selling Author, The Entrepreneurship Academy etc.

He is the CEO of Common Sense Group and sits on the board of many other businesses and organisations. As a Philanthropist and Humanitarian, he founded the Non-Governmental Organisation, Dynamites Forum International (DFI), The New Breed Club (TNB), and Olumide Emmanuel Foundation (OEF) with the aim of eradicating poverty and establishing a positive legacy.

He is married to Adenike and blessed with children.

SHOLA GBOLAHAN, the Resident Pastor of Calvary Bible Church Houston, Texas is an anointed and dynamic teacher of God’s word

He is a man of God with a passion for raising believers to walk in their God-ordained destiny. His vision is to see true Christians that will light up this world by exceptional Christian living

As a pastor over a congregation, his ministry is characterized by a compassionate heart, teaching, training and guiding them to stand as leaders over their spheres of influence.

He is known as a man of prayer, the word and holiness; and he has been impacting many lives by his ministry.

He is married to Omonigho and she serves alongside him as a co-laborer. They are blessed with children.