PASTOR TOYIN LAOYE
Pastor (Dr) Mrs. Toyin Adebola Laoye born on September 2nd, 1958.
Toyin Laoye attended St Michael Primary School, Yemetu, Ibadan and Seventh Day Adventist Primary school, Agodi – Gate, Ibadan for her primary education. Ibadan Grammar School Molete, Ibadan, for secondary education, and United Missionary College – Teacher Training. College of education was in University of Ibadan, University of Hull, Hull Humberside, United Kingdom, and Somerset County Technical Institute- Bridgewater, NJ
She graduated with a Bachelor of Arts with Distinction from The University of Hull, North Humberside United Kingdom and with masters in Library and information studies from the University of Ibadan in 1986. While in Africa; she worked as a Teacher in Lagos and Oyo States and with the Federal Civil Service Commission of Nigeria.
Toyin Laoye migrated to the United States of America (USA) in November 1996 and Naturalized as an American Citizen in 2006. She enrolled and completed a Nursing program in Somerset County Technical Institute (SCTI) Bridgewater, New Jersey and Obtained a Diploma in Nursing. She worked as a Nurse at St Mary’s Care Center, and Orange Memorial Hospital, between 1998 and 2008.
By the grace of God, She is the first Female Parish Pastor in the RCCG North America. She is presently the Pastor of RCCG Dominion Cathedral, Orange NJ and the Zonal Coordinator of Zone NJ2 RCCGNA.
Toyin Laoye is a recipient of many Awards. She was conferred with a Doctor of Theology by the Ministries International Institute (MII) of Tennessee in April, 2008- for her dedication and commitment to the work of God.
Also In recognition of her achievements, dedication, commitment and service to the Development and Growth among the Nigerians in the State of New Jersey, She also received a National Award from the Nigeria Faith Based Community Organization (NFBCO) of New Jersey in October, 2007.
She has authored some books, among which are:
- Death is gain
- Born for such a time as this!
- 50 Inspiring Capsules
- The word of God in your mouth (in Print)
- No pain No gain
- Out of the vale of Hebron (in Print)
It is her heartfelt desire to live for His glory and to bring pleasure to the heart of God.