Bishop Dr. Nosa Onaiwu
Nosa Onaiwu is the visionary and Bishop of Arise & Shine International Ministries, Bedford, Texas-- a multi-racial, multi-cultural and multi-ethnic congregation. He is a vibrant Spirit filled leader commissioned by God to win souls, deliver, teach and equip them to fulfill their divine destinies. He preaches the word of God with boldness of faith, without fear or compromise.
He is a man of prayer and well known for his monthly prayer meetings every 3rd Friday of the month called “BREAKTHROUGH NIGHT” and on the 1st Sunday of every month titled “TARRY FOR ONE HOUR”. He believes that prayer changes things, that with prayer you can rewrite your history, move the hand of God into your situation to bring a change and frustrate the plans of the wicked.
Bishop Onaiwu holds a Doctorate Degree in Ministry from University of America, California and a Master’s Degree in Christian Education from Dallas Baptist University, Texas. He is a Banknote Engraver by profession, and acquired professional training at De La Rue Giori, Switzerland. He worked with the renowned Nigerian Security Printing and Minting, Lagos Nigeria for 10 years before his call to the ministry.
On April 16, 2016 he was consecrated as a Bishop by Archbishop Kirby Clements and Archbishop Margaret Benson-Idahosa.
Bishop Onaiwu is blessed with five children—Blessing, Blessed, Bless, Blessedness, and Grace.