Emmanuel Essien

Deacon Emmanuel Essien

Christian Experience:I got born again in a Pentecostal church named Christ Disciples
Central fellowship,Lagos Nigeria in 1999. I joined the Redeemed Christian Church Of
God (Grace Assembly) in 2000. In 2001, I relocated to Ketu area of Lagos and joined
the RCCG-Church of the First Born and served in the ushering department. I came to
United States in 2003 and became a member of RCCG-Dominion Cathedral Orange,NJ
and was ordained a deacon in 2007.
Responsibility: Presently, I am assigned by the Pastor to oversee the Greeters
department and also coordinate house dedication.The Greeters are passionate about
giving a warm welcome to worshipers and also ensuring that they are comfortable
throughout the service.
Mentor:The following Pastors have made a great impact in my Christian life: Pastor
Odunuga, Pastor Ige and Pastor Tony Uweche who is currently pastor of one of the
RCCG parishes in New York, USA.
Married Life: I am happily married to my best friend Ime Essien.
Music: I love listening to Christian music,preferably worship by Don Moen.
Education:I have a Diploma in Marketing and Public Relations from University of
Ibadan,Nigeria, an Associate degree in accounting from Essex County College,NJ and
currently pursuing Bsc. in Accounting from Rutgers University Newark, NJ .