The Living Faith Church is one of the biggest in the world; it is presided over by Bishop David Oyedepo who is one of the richest pastors in the world. In this post, we will tell you all you need to know about Living Faith Church logo, its symbols and meaning.
Important Facts about Living Faith Church
The church is built on a mandate which was received from God by Bishop David Oyedepo in an 18-hour vision on May 2, 1981. The mandate was to liberate mankind in all facets of human existence, to restore broken destinies and to bring healing to the infirmed.
“Now the hour has come to liberate the world from all oppressions of the devil through the preaching of the word of faith, and I am sending you to undertake this task” – this is said to be the divine mandate received by the Bishop.
This birthed what we know today as Living Faith Church Worldwide, also known as Winners Chapel. The church was founded in 1983 and it began with four members. Today, it has presence in 65 countries across the world with millions of worshippers.
Its headquarters in Nigeria is called Faith Tabernacle, situated at Ota, Ogun State, Nigeria. When it was built, it was a 50,000-capacity church. Today, the auditorium has been expanded and it is said to accommodate around 200,000 people at once.
Not only is it a religious platform, the Bishop is also the founder of one of the biggest private universities in Nigeria – the Covenant University which follows the doctrine of the church. Another private institution; Landmark University was also established in 2014.
12 Pillars of Living Faith Church Worldwide International
The church is built on 12 core values which is based on biblical references, they are highlighted below:
“For whatsoever is born of God overcometh the world: and this is the victory that overcometh the world, even our faith.” (1 John 5:4; Ephesians 6:16)
- THE WORD
“Who being the brightness of his glory, and the express image of his person, and upholding all things by the word of his power…” (John 1:1-12; Hebrews 1:3)
- THE SUPERNATURAL
“The wind bloweth where it listeth, and thou hearest the sound thereof, but canst not tell whence it cometh, and whither it goeth: so is every one that is born of the Spirit.” (Psalm 82:5-7; John 3:8)
“And when they began to sing and to praise, the Lord set ambushments against the children of Ammon, Moab, and mount Seir, which were come against Judah: and they were smitten.” (2 Chro. 20:20-22; Psalm 67:1-7; 149:1-9)
- THE HOLY SPIRIT
“And it shall come to pass in that day, that his burden shall be taken away from off thy shoulder, and his yoke from off thy neck, and the yoke shall be destroyed because of the anointing.” (Acts 1:1-8; Isaiah 10:27)
“Beloved, I wish above all things that thou mayest prosper and be in health, even as thy soul prospereth.” 3 John 2. “Cry yet, saying, Thus saith the Lord of hosts; My cities through prosperity shall yet be spread abroad…” (3 John 2; Psalm 35:27; Zech. 1:17)
“Where there is no vision, the people perish: but he that keepeth the law, happy is he.” (Proverbs 29:18, Jer. 29:11),
“And this is the confidence that we have in him, that, if we ask anything according to his will, he heareth us.” (1 John 5:14)
“That it might be fulfilled which was spoken by Esaias the prophet, saying, Himself took our infirmities, and bare our sicknesses.” (Isaiah 53:3-4; Jer. 8:22; Matt. 8:17)
“And wisdom and knowledge shall be the stability of thy times, and strength of salvation: the fear of the Lord is his treasure.” (Prov. 24:3-4, Isaiah 33:6)
“Nevertheless the foundation of God standeth sure, having this seal, the Lord knoweth them that are his. And let every one that nameth the name of Christ depart from iniquity.” (Hebrews 12:14; 2 Tim. 2:19)
“This book of the law shall not depart out of thy mouth; but thou shalt meditate therein day and night, that thou mayest observe to do according to all that is written therein: for then thou shalt make thy way prosperous, and then thou shalt have good success.” (Joshua 1:8-10)
Living Faith Church Logo, its Symbol and Representation
The logo represents a liberation which is in accordance with the church’s mandate.
- At the top is a red flame which signifies the work of the Holy Spirit.
- The shield below represents the World of Faith message and its protective influence against all vices of the devil.
- The globe icon showing all continents indicates Living Faith Church is global and the message will be carried worldwide.
That’s all you need to know about Living Faith Church logo symbols and its representation.