Ethiopian/Eritrean Congregation Pastor
Pastor worku Yimer Mekonnen was born in Ethiopia, in the Eastern part of Africa. He has been married for 20 years to his wife Workuha Kifle Abebe, and has four kids – one son and three daughters (Meklit, Yishak, Haset and Elilta). He has been preaching the gospel for 32 years. After he received the call of God to go into ministry, he began preaching the gospel all over the world, in different parts of Africa, America, Canada, middle east Asia and Europe. He has a B.A. degree in human resource management, a BA degree in Theology, a M.A. degree in Social Work and Community Development, and in the process of gaining his PhD in Transformational Leadership. He is the Pastor of our local Ethiopian chruch plant, Emmanuel Gospel Church. His future plans are Muslim evangelism, church planting, leadership training, discipleship teaching, crusade and conference programming, and continuing to preach the good news wherever he can! His prayer is that God will continue to help him through all his future endeavors!