Pastor Dare Adeboye, the third biological child and second son of Pastor Enoch and Folu Adeboye, is dead.
Dare who pastors one of the Abuja branch of the church officiated on Sunday but asked not to be disturbed after getting home from church. He retired to his bedroom, slept, but did not wake up.
His wife, Temiloluwa Adeboye, noticed her husband’s unusual sleeping hours and could not reach him on phone that she raised the alarm and he was discovered dead, according to insider sources.
The younger Adeboye was said to be neither sick nor on medication when the tragic incident happened.
Popularly referred to as “Pastor D,” he was one of the most influential Youth Pastors in RCCG Worldwide.
Until his death, Pastor Dare Adeboye was the North Central Youth Evangelist overseeing all the youths, RCF, RCCF and PSF in Niger, Benue, Kwara, Kogi, Nasarawa, Plateau, and FCT.
Pastor D also held previous positions as the Senior Pastor of RCCG House of Praise Birmingham, the Provincial Youth Pastor of RCCG Kaduna Province 1 and RCCG Kaduna Region 8 Youth Pastor.
He was the RCCG Youth Affairs National & International Director of Programs, Chairman Organizing Committee of 70hrs Messiah’s Marathon Praise, National Youth Convention and Northern Zone Abuja RCCG SHIFT programs.
The positions he held allowed him to understand the various dynamics of young people across the globe and how to increase the church’s influence. He dedicated his life to training and mentoring young people on making the most of their faith anywhere they find themselves.
Pastor Dare Adeboye also created opportunities for young people to feel empowered and be ready to carry on the mantle of the church and to keep promoting the church’s mission and goals. Pastor Dare Adeboye was married to Mrs. Temiloluwa Adeboye and blessed with lovely kids.
May his gentle soul rest in perfect peace.