Alex and Agatha have shared a common passion for the Lord and for working with children, youth and families for many years. They met while involved in CEM activities in their home country Nigeria and eventually got married over two decades ago and have continued to serve in the ministry.Before moving to the USA, Agatha served in various capacities in the ministry. She was actively engaged in outreaches to children by teaching in children’s clubs and Sunday school. She was a teacher in the Total Child School* (a K-6th grade) school established and run by Alex as part of the ministry. She also served as Staff Trainer for the ministry among others.Agatha holds Basic and Advanced certificates in children’s ministry from CEM, a B. Ed., degree in Language Arts from ABU, Zaria Nigeria and a MS in Special Education from Mercy College, New York. She is a Licensed Minister and Co Pastor of The Rock Foundation Ministry in New Jersey.
Alex also served CEM in various capacities before moving to the States. He was State Coordinator, Zonal Director and National training director. He holds Basic and Advanced certificates in children’s ministry from CEM, a BS degree in Psychology and Youth ministry from NYACK College and a MA, MFT in Marriage and family therapy from Alliance Graduate School of Counseling New York.
Alex is the senior pastor of The Rock Foundation Ministry.
As part of their work, CEM USA has conducted several workshops, seminars and similar trainings across the United States. The ministry collaborates with churches, organizations and institutions to strengthen their work among children, youth and family. CEM conduct conferences assist with the planning and implementation of local and foreign mission oriented outreaches especially to children. Help with volunteer recruiting and training among others.
Alex and Agatha were called to be CEM missionaries to the USA. While believing God for the stability and expansion of the work, they serve as tent making missionaries in their respective fields. They currently reside in New York City with their three children. Your prayers, encouragement, involvement and support will provide the impetus they need to keep serving the Lord in this ministry