Pastor Tunde Aina is the founder and president of The Encounter International. He has been involved in God’s service for about three decades, after receiving Jesus as His Lord and personal Savior in 1987 while studying at High school. He got saved during the great late 80’s revival and quickly got enlisted in God’s army as a labourer in the huge harvesting of souls.
Pastor Tunde is a balance believer – a bible based Christian with special unction to teach the words of God with revelation and inspiration; a prayer leader and pentecostal minister with anointing to move in the miraculous, signs and wonders. He is gifted at encouraging, developing and empowering believers to maximize their potentials in Christ.
Tunde has served in leadership capacities at many churches and campus fellowships in Nigeria, Norway and Canada. He has also been involved in several pioneer work of planting fellowships and churches. Back in the late 80s, he coordinated the planting of about ten high school’s fellowship that birthed several gospel ministers today. With the support of Betel International Church Trondheim, Tunde and his lovely wife planted a church in Norway (Pinsekirken, Levanger). He has also been engaged in mission and missionary support work. He is currently serving as an Associate Pastor at World Harvest Christian Centre, Calgary.
Tunde is a Canadian licensed Professional Engineer. He is married to Bose and they are blessed with two lovely girls (Temi and Iyin)
Pastor Bose Aina is the co-founder of The Encounter International. Bose got saved in 1993 during the great revival of the early 1990s. From her time in the higher institution, she has been committed to Prayer and Evangelism ministries. She has served in some ministry leadership roles which include President and Evangelical Secretary of Methodist Campus Fellowship. She was called into pastoral ministry in 2004 under Betel International Church, Trondheim. Norway.
Bose is a woman that God has used severally in helping people to discover and fulfil their destiny; as they enjoy God’s great love. A woman filled with compassion for the lost souls and prayer, who is always available as a sure friend in all circumstances.
After marital union with Tunde in 2002, Bose has been a co-minister that greatly support The Encounter’s vision as they move from coast to coast and create atmosphere of God’s Spirit to profit our generation.
Bose is an Associate Pastor at World Harvest Christian Centre, Calgary and a graduate of both Management (Uleth) and Accounting.