Jimmy Odukoya is a pastor at Fountain Of Life Church. He was born on April 27 to the family of Pastor Taiwo Odukoya and late Pst. Bimbo Odukoya. Jimmy, aside from being a pastor is an artist, actor, model, motivational speaker, and dancer. Pastor Jimmy who is popular after he featured in a movie titled “Baby shower” in 2016. Viewers were marveled at how a pastor will be so good at acting. In this post, we will be writing on Jimmy Odukoya’s biography, his career, ministry, and net worth.
Jimmy Odukoya Biography
Pastor Jimmy Odukoya aka Pastor J was born on April 27th. His background can be traced to a Yoruba origin. His birth into a home where his father and mother are pastors made him active in church activities. Concerning his love for music, he started singing in the children’s Choir. Pastor Jimmy also at an early age performed with the RGK dance group. He graduated from a foreign university, Oral Roberts University where he bagged two degrees, Bachelors of Science in Business Administration and Public Relations and Advertising. He forwarded his masters in the same university, bagging, an MBA in Business Administration.
In March 2013, Pastor Jimmy got married to Kemi Odukoya, who went to the same secondary school as him. The couple is happily married and blessed with a daughter and a son.
Jimmy Odukoya Career
Jimmy Odukoya is a man of many enterprises, he is an artist, actor, model, motivational speaker, poet, TV personality, and dancer. However, his career surrounds him being a pastor. When he moved to Oklahoma in the USA, Jimmy became active in a local church called Transformation church, formerly known as Greenwood Christian Center, under Bishop Gary and Debbie McIntosh. He was in the youth church, speaking during conferences and assisting in the growth and development of the ministry. During his college days, he switched to becoming a key player in assisting in the active college ministry of the Transformation church called B.I.O (Bring It On). After his proving, he was put in charge of all Church operations and Service coordination even as he served as an assistant to the then associate pastor, Pastor Calvin Battle, who is now the pastor of Destiny Center. After years of service at the Transformation Church, Jimmy Odukoya moved on to Bixby Community Church, where he became the Assistant to the Senior Pastor Dr. Steve Greene.
He later gained his ministerial license in 2009. In the same year, he was ordained Pastor at Fountain Of Life Church, a church founded by his father, Taiwo Odukoya. Jimmy Oduokya was made the Assistant Pastor of Church 3:16, a youth ministry of Fountain of Life Church after he returned from the USA. Pastor J worked with Coordinating Pastor, Pastor Oyinda Soderu until he became the Coordinating Pastor of the Church 3:16 in February 2012. His wife is also a pastor at the Church 3:16.
Jimmy Odukoya Movies
Jimmy Odukoya’s first movie role was in “Baby shower” in 2016, a movie directed and produced by Desmond Elliot. Other movies he had featured include;
- Lifting the veil
- The Bling Lagosians(2019)
- Tempted (2017)
- Oga Pastor
- Guyn Man
Jimmy Oduokaya now works as executive director at FIILM. He has been nominated at the City People Movie Award AMVCA for the “Best Supporting Actor of the Year” Award.
Jimmy Odukoya Net worth
Pastor Jimmy Odukoya’s net worth is not yet official. However, his net worth is expected to be an estimated $100,000.