Meet The Senior Pastor

Stephen Olatunde Bakare is the lead pastor and visioner of Light Arena ministries. He is a Pastor of long-standing experience in preaching and teaching the gospel of the Lord Jesus Christ. He is a voice in proclaiming the gospel of the GRACE of our Lord Jesus Christ.

Apart from focusing on the core mission and vision of the church, he is also gifted in motivating the saints of God towards perfection and success in life, family, business, and ministry, you will find that in the simple, practical and life applicable teachings presented on this site, which will undoubtedly produce notable proofs in your life.

He is a life coach, a conference speaker, a sound teacher and preacher of the gospel of light that has the capacity to transform lives and destinies. He is joyfully married to Oluwakemi Faith Bakare. They are both blessed with three children: Samuel, Joshua and Daniel.

Oluwakemi Faith Bakare is a Co-lead pastor of Light Arena ministries. She is the founder of the “Strong Woman Ministry” lunched in 2014 to bring healing to distressed women as a means to building the nations. The foundation strives to get rid of sexual violence against women and the scourge of prostitution in our society. Above all making women discover who they are and what they can do to make earth a better place for all.

Oluwakemi Bakare runs a monthly women conference called “Strong woman conference” every second Saturday of every month. She runs a bi-monthly magazine called ‘Strong Woman’. She is an international conference speaker. She is a dedicated mother of three lovely boys and a mentor to many young