Meet Dag Heward-Mills, Ghanian Most Loved Preacher, Author With Amazing Children And Wife
Dag Heward-Mills is an African evangelist, author, conference speaker and a medical doctor by profession whose ministry is based in Accra, Ghana. He is one of those pastors without scandals as there has been no scandals on him.
Here are the few things you need to know about him.
Heward-Mills was born on 14 May, 1963 to Nathaniel and Elizabeth in London, United Kingdom. His mother, a Swiss while his father was a Ghanian. He was taken along when his parents when they moved to Ghana and he has since been living in Ghana to date.
He got saved while he was in Secondary school. The name of his school then was Achimota school. After which he joined Scripture Union and Calvary Road Singers which later metamorphosed to Harvest Chapel International shortly after his conversion.
Dag Heward-Mills’ Profession
Dag was trained as a medical doctor at the University of Ghana but he did not allow his education to prevent him from studying God’s Word and praying often. In 1987, while he was still in school in his fifth year, he started the Light House Chapel International with a total of fifteen (15) members, having felt a strong call upon his life. The small classroom he used was the School Hygiene, Korle-Bu.
However, the place was congested with numerous members till it filled the Korle-Bu Teaching Hospital Canteen. Although, as a medical student, his education demanded time, dedication and effort. Nonetheless, he found time to run his ministry amidst persecutions in various forms.
Young Dag Heward-Mills met young Adelaide, a law student at the University of Ghana when Dag was also studying there as a Medical student. Adelaide later turned out to be his wife. Because, In 1990, they got married, having been together in courtship for few years.
They have been married for about thirty years now and their relationship is growing strong. The marriage has produced four wonderful children.
The marriage of this conference speaker and well-known preacher has produced four children; two sons and two daughters. Dag Heward-Mills children have lived up to the expectations of the society as pastor’s kids, joining their father and mother in leading by example as to what a model Christian family should look like.
Dag Heward-Mills’ Books
With over fifty publications, Dag Heward-Mills is one of the best-selling authors in the Christian world. Some of his books have been translated to over 30 languages. His books are written in such a way that they could be read and understood. Loyalty and Disloyalty, Model Marriage remain his best selling books.
‘Help the Helpless International’ is run and managed by Rev. Adelaide Heward-Mills, the evangelist’s wife. The charity provides free treatment for people in underpriviledged communities using a team of professionally trained and qualified doctors and nurses and pharmacists, led by Dad Heward-Mills himself.
Notably, Heward-Mills’ love for people has led him to pick up the stethoscope again to provide medical care to the needy in deprived cities, towns and villages across Africa. In addition, he often treats patients in the Light House Medical Mission Hospital and Fertility Centre, the hospital he established in 2008.
Dag Heward-Mills’ Passion And Groups
Over 1,980 pastors and 470 lay preachers have gone through Bishop Dag Heward’s able hands over the years. He is radically involved in the missionary and evangelism mission, assisted side by side by his beautiful wife Lady Reverend Adelaide. The Most Reverend Dag Heward is a board member of the Church Growth International. He also sits in the Pentecostal World Fellowship’s board.
Expansion In Ministry
God is truly the rewarder of those who serve Him dilligently. The Light House Chapel that he started in 1987 in a small classroom, grew rapidly to the extent that an old Cinema Hall was acquired. The Church grew steadily until in 2006, when he commissioned the construction of one of the largest church complexes in Africa; The Qodesh. The Qodesh is now the International Headquarters of the church. Heward-Mills has planted over 3000 churches in 80 different countries worldwide.
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