Sam Ore has had a life that indemnifies the amazing grace of God. He was born 50 years ago in Osun State, Nigeria where he also commenced his elementary education. Young Sam then marveled his peers with his brilliance which saw him advance with three secondary school choices. He eventually continued his education up to high school level in Kwara State, Nigeria. Then came peer pressure which affected his academic clime. His spiritual life was turpsy turvy. He became truly born again in 1986 and things looked upward. He bagged his A level degree from Kwara State College of Technology where he started a christian fellowship. Between 1989-1992, he attended University of Ilorin and bagged a degree in English with a minor in journalism. He met his wife; Debby Ore (nee Omotayo in his final year and got married in 1994. He relocated to the USA in 2002 and today heads the Sam Ore Ministries (SOM). Pastor Sam Ore is also an author and continues to impact the lives of thousands through his ministry.
Photos by George Akoji and George Okorie in Maryland, USA for Trendy Africa Magazine