SPECIAL APOSTLE DR. G. O. KASSIM
Gabriel Olayinka Kassim is the Chairman of the Cherubim & Seraphim Movement Church, USA Sub-Conference from 1985 till present. Also, He is the Chairman of the Cherubim & Seraphim Council of Churches in the USA from 2001 till present. He was the Leader in Charge and the Pastor of the Cherubim & Seraphim Movement Church, New York #1 from 1982 till 1997.
He started his ministerial mission early in life form Nigeria by becoming a member of the Young Men Christian Association in 1956 and becoming the Bible knowledge teacher in a Secondary Modern School in 1962 in Nigeria. He became an Evangelical Minister of the Seventh Day Adventist Church in 1967 in Nigeria before living for the USA in 1972.
On arriving in the USA, He became the Assistant Pastor for the Cherubim & Seraphim Movement Church in the Bronx from 1978 till 1982. From 1982 though 1997, He was the Leader in Charge and the Senior Pastor of the Cherubim & Seraphim Movement Church, New York #1. This is a position he relinquished in order to focus on the global affairs of Cherubim & Seraphim in the USA.
His early education started from his home town of Ikare and completed his primary School Leaving Certificate in 1956, and completed the West African Examination Certificate at Victory College, Ikare in 1961. He went to Nursing School at Ife, and became a registered nurse in 1970. On arriving in the USA, he went to St. Francis College in Brooklyn where he received the Bachelors of Science in Health Care Management and later went to Long Island University for Masters of Public Administration in Health Care Management.
He worked at the Jews Home and Hospital in the Bronx from 1972 till 1990 where he stated as a nurse and rose to the rank of a supervisor. From 1090 through 1995, he worked at the Bronx Lebanon Hospital as the Assistance Director of nursing. From 1995 till 2010, he started working at Brookdale University Hospital as a Nurse Manager where he rose to the level of an Associate Director of Nursing before his retirement in December of 2010.
His ordination in the spiritual area started in 1986 by becoming an Apostle of God in the Cherubim & Seraphim Movement Church, and in 1988 as a Senior Apostle. He received a Pastoral Ministry Certificate in 1993 from the Cherubim & Seraphim Movement Church College of Divinity from Lagos, Nigeria. He was ordained Most Senior Apostle in 1996 and Special Apostle in 2001. In 2010, He was awarded the Doctor of Philosophy from the Bible College and Theological Seminary from Lagos, Nigeria. He is a family man with happy marriage for about 40 years and a father of 3 Children and Ground Children.