Who We Are

LCU is an educational institution that trains and equips men and women for effective Christian ministries and life in general.


Our Faculty

Our faculty at LCU are experts in their respective fields with a plethora of knowledge and experience that serves as a benefit to our LCU student body.

Pastor Joy Lifechangers


Joy Lifechangers is a thought leader with a transformational message of Purpose and Destiny.  She has committed her life to helping those that God brings on her path, by teaching them how to understand their purpose and motivates them to fulfill destiny.

She invests in the lives of men, women and children all over the world on a daily basis through various platforms like tv, radio, social and print medias.

She has a passion for seeing women being fulfilled and has designed several programs to help women walk in their divine calling, Such as Royal Women Academy, P.O.L.I.S.H, The Love Movement, Women of Influence awards, WIMAMI, and Women of God Today, just to name a few.  She also publishes the Women of Influence magazine as a celebration and recognition of women in our society who are making consistent impact in their world.

Her mandate however is not only to women but to everyone God brings her way, including men, youths, and children, being a mother of three young adults herself.

She  oversees the Life Changers club International which she founded since 1991.  Life Changers Club is a faith based non profit which has a global mandate of Reaching, Touching and Changing Lives for the Better.  Life Changers Club International has chapters in the United States, United Kingdom, Nigeria, Ghana, and is still currently expanding its reach.

She is a philanthropist, an author, and a successful entrepreneur. She uses her experience and expertise to help others in the areas of leadership, business, and ministry.  She has so far released and published two of her books, Perspective, and The Achievers Quotes, they’re both available on Amazon and on her personal websites.

Despite being a sought after conference speaker and life coach, with an extensive traveling schedule, Joy is available for group and individual coaching, conferences and workshops, consulting and think tank services.

She’s tireless in her endeavors of seeking more ways to be a blessing to humanity.

Joy resides in the United States happily with her family.

Pst. Olaitan Adeshina

President Academics, LCU

Adeshina Olaitan (a.k.a. Pastor Light), a genial and urbane personality was born in Kaduna. A man of many parts, gave his heart to the Lord in August 1994. He is a graduate of Chemical Engineering (B. Eng) from Federal University of Technology, Minna. Niger state. Nigeria (2022). With a post graduate diploma in management, (NIM), Abuja (an affiliate of Obafemi Awolowo University, Ile ife), PGD -M (2010).
A graduate of Summit Bible Training Centre, Abuja (2003 -2004) , Rhema India Bible Training Centre, Nagpur (2005), Rhema Bible Training Centre, Abuja Nigeria (2010 -2012).
Post Graduate Diploma in Education in view
Masters in Divinity in view
A member Nigerian Society of Chemical Engineers (NSCHE)
A fellow – Nigerian Gas Association (NGA)
A member of Institute of Safety Professionals Of Nigeria ( ISPON)

He has served in various leadership capacities on and off campus. A preacher, teacher and administrator per excellence. Also an entrepreneur, business leader, a HRM consultant. He travels to speak at conferences, seminars, and he is also a writer.

Pastor Light is the Nigerian co-ordinator for Company of Excellence, Life Changers Club International (LCCI) and also a member of the LCCI Abuja Chapter. He is a certified 7 Star Leader Trainer, and served as one time Administrator for LCCI, and is privileged to be a Level 7 leader within LCCI. He is also a member of the LCCI’s Global Ministerial Team (GMT). He has been privileged to work closely with and under the leadership of Apostle Joy Lifechangers.

Pastor Light is an ordained minister of the gospel and the Lead Pastor of Word Embassy Inc. He is happily married to Pastor Caroline Uzezi Olaitan (Carolight) a sociologist and a gospel music minister, with an album titled “NO ONE ELSE” and their marriage is blessed with two lovely children.


Rev. Fred Ocheido

Rev. Fred Ocheido is a lover of God, a preacher and teacher of the Word, a life coach, a conference speaker, a prolific writer, a worship leader and one who is passionate about advancing God’s Kingdom by raising a generation of people who are true kingdom practitioners.

He is the global president of GMT, Life Changers Club International, (LCCI), a Certified 7 Star Leadership Coach.

He is also a man given to service with high standard of excellence and a selfless heart for humanity. He believes, “Everybody is somebody”.

Upon the premise of the mandate from the Lord, Fred became the lead pastor of Zenith Praise Church. A church without walls, thriving for over two decades.
Furthermore, he pioneers The Parchment Initiative (which focuses on Perspectives, Leadership and Capacity development), Section International Limited (a branding and print media outfit).

He is married to Helen Tule and their union is blessed.

Pst. Ufedo Abah

Pastor Ufedo O. Abah is a Global Ambassador, the Regional Director of the Life Changers Club International (LCCI) and a faithful member of the LCCI Abuja Chapter. He is privileged to be a Level 7 Star Leader within LCCI. He serves as one of the Global Administrators for LCCI Global, a member of the LCCI’s Global Ministerial Team (GMT) and also a Certified 7 Star Leader Trainer. He has been privileged to work closely with and directly under mentor-ship and guidance of our International President – Apostle Joy Lifechangers over the years.

He is passionate about service delivery and believes that anything worth doing is worth doing well and should be seen as doing unto the Lord. He works and believes strongly in the vision and mandate of the LCCI of Reaching, Touching, and Changing lives for the better.

He is an Accountant, Economist, Educator, Geographer, an astute administrator and manager, a certified member of the Nigerian Institute of Management (NIM), and is always ready to learn whenever opportunities present themselves.

He also currently serves as the Resident Pastor with Vine International Christian Centre (VICC), which is an arm of the Vine International Gospel Ministries, in Abuja, F.C.T., Nigeria.

He is married for over a decade to his beloved wife, Deaconess Blessing Enyo Abah and they are blessed with three lovely children.

Pst. Nadine Smith

Nadine B. Smith is a lover of God and people.  She believes that everyone has a purpose and is born to do and be greater than where they are.  She believes in the power of vision.

Nadine is the Chapter Ambassador for Life Changers Club International Houston.  She is an author, international speaker, mentor, coach and kingdom educator.  She is a certified 7 star leadership trainer.  She is the Executive Director of Women of Influence and Global Secretary General for Life Changers Club International and a member of LCCI’s Global Ministerial Team.

She is the founder of The Legacy Luncheon who’s vision is fulfilling destiny and leaving a legacy and Women of Purpose & Destiny (WOPD) a ministry formed to serve and support women in fulfilling their destiny whether in the church or in the marketplace.

She has worked in Wealth Management for over 20 years, providing multimillionaire clients with services in managing their finances and leaving a legacy for generations.  She is a certified teacher (Jamaica), has worked with underprivileged youths and families and has also served as a substitute teacher for several school districts.

She has a master’s degree in Business Administration & Human Resource Management, bachelor’s degree in Organizational Leadership and Bible. 

She is an ordained pastor.  She believes completely in the power of prayer and believes that God has commissioned her to pray especially for leaders.  She is from Jamaica but resides in Texas with her family.

Rev. Fayleen Thompson

Fayleen V. Thompson was born in Guyana South America and later migrated to Freeport NY USA. Her Christian journey began in February 1994. During her early years of walking with the Lord she had a strong desire to learn more about her new found faith. She pursued her hunger for the Word by graduating from Bethel Bible Institute in Roosevelt NY in 2000.

 Her Ministry journey began in 1999 when she was ordained an Evangelist. In 2001 she was ordained a Minister and 2004 to the office of Reverend. Her more than 20 years in ministry has opened the privilege to lead alongside mighty men and women of God. Serving in various capacities –Women, Youth Pastor, Sunday School Superintendent, Evangelism, Missions, Choir Director, Worship Leader, Director of Liturgical Dance and more. She has written various plays, poetry and songs on her first Album “A Fresh Start to Life” recorded in 2008.

Fayleen is a proud member of Life Changers Club International where her home base is Atlanta GA. She is honored to serve in this great vision as an Ambassador and one of the Global Mentors for the 2.0.

Fayleen is also the Founder/Servant Leader of Women Adorned in Strength & Honor (WASH) which she received during prayer on July 18th 2008. She strongly believes her journey is divinely orchestrated by God and places “No Limit”. Fayleen is willing to trust God’s leading, step out and do whatever He says. Her mission is to “Interact, Intercede and Inspire” others to live out God’s Purpose unapologetically. Her life determination is to reach others with the love of Jesus Christ through her preaching, teaching, counsel, mentorship and everyday interaction as God opens the opportunities.

Outside of Ministry she has a creative side which affords her opportunities to beautify spaces- from ministry to the marketplace. In 2010 she received the vision to turn this passion into profit by establishing Fresh Start Divine Designs & Decorators a Planning and Event Service Provider. Through this venture she Blesses, Builds and Beautify Spaces.

Fayleen is married to Bernard Thompson for 16 years and their union is blessed with two precious children.

Lisa Rodney

Lisa Rodney is an author, educator, and administrator. She is a certified 7 Star Leadership Trainer and Ambassador for Life Changers Club Maryland Chapter. She is the founder of Sisters of Love Ministry Inc, a nonprofit that offers a safe place for the less fortunate to tackle the unexpected issues of life.

She is the owner of lisanichole.com and co-founder of Level 12 Paradigm Shift an online course that focuses on personal development. She is a mother of one daughter, a sister, aunt, and a friend. Lisa enjoys travelling and spending quality time with family and friends.

She has worked in Healthcare Management for more than 12 years, and has a bachelor’s degree in Healthcare Management, and an associate degree in Applied Science in Administrative Office Management.

She has a passion for ministry and knows she is called to women to be an encourager and a destiny helper. Her desire is for women to believe in their own voice and hold no judgement. Her ministry is edgy, and God focused; God is always the factor. Her aim is not only to reach new converts but the unchurched as well.

Cristina Stephens

Cristina Stephens is a member of LCCI, who has a passion that aligns with LCCI’s mandate of reaching, touching and changing lives for the better. She is the newly appointed ambassador to Ghana. She loves Jesus and wants nothing less than to please Him with her service. She ministers from the abundance of her heart with simplicity.

She has over 30 years in administrative experience and she especially likes working with churches, helping them with their administrative and media needs. Cristina is very creative and intuitive when it comes to problem solving. Her skills were very useful during the pandemic where most ministries moved from the four walls to the internet.

She is also a member of the LCCI’s Global Ministerial Team (GMT) and is a 7 Star Leadership trainer. She holds a bachelor’s degree in Psychology.

She enjoys traveling and new adventures.  She is wife and mother of 3 children and grandmother of 6 grandchildren.  

Olu “Bukky” Eniola

Ms. Olu “Bukky” Eniola is an accountant by profession with a post graduate degree in Accounting & Financial Management. Bukky worked her way up from an Entry level position to a Snr. Accountant with a reputable public service company in the city of Atlanta. With a background in Management her professional career spans over several industries including HR management, customer service, housing, and accounting & finance. She is the founder of Dola Travel, LLC a leading provider of International and Domestic travel and she also holds an active real estate license in the state of Georgia. Bukky is 7-star leadership certificate recipient, a prestige leadership accomplishment.
She is passionate about her work in every business sector she has worked in, highlighted with numerous work accolades.

Bukky was the 1st Ambassador of the Life Changers Club International of America, the Atlanta chapter from 2009 – 2012. During her tenure the Atlanta chapter experienced growth, achieved several successful Operation Feed the Poor (OFP) projects as well as Company of Excellence program sessions.

She is currently the International Vice President of Life Changers Club, North America (IVP) and the program director of one of the newest arms of LCCI, The Boys & Girls Club.

IVP, Bukky Eniola has a knack for motivating others, she commits herself to activities that liberates and foster environment for individuals to discover purpose to fulfill their God given mandate. Her actions align with her beliefs, as she passionately teaches in the Life Changers University, the subject of the Ministry of Helps.

Bukky is blessed with two wonderful and talented college age children. She enjoys traveling during her down time and loves the sight of a beautiful scenery the world has to offer. It’s a wonderful world out there, and a beauty to behold!