Pastor Jerry Uchechukwu Eze is a Nigerian pastor, author, and digital evangelist who has made a tremendous impact in his community and across the world. He is the founder of Streams of Joy International, a thriving church with over 13 branches across Nigeria, Canada, the US, and the UK. In this article, we’ll provide a detailed biography of Pastor Jerry Eze, including his early life, education, career in ministry, achievements, social media, net worth, family, and frequently asked questions.
Jerry Uchechukwu Eze was born on August 22, 1982, in Item, Bende Local Government of Abia State, Nigeria. He grew up in the city of Umuahia, Abia State, Nigeria with his poor single mother. Jerry Eze attended the Ibeku High School in the city of Umuahia for his secondary education, after which he proceeded to the Abia State University (ABSU) where he obtained a degree in History and International Relations (HIR). While in ABSU, he became the pastor of the school Chapel, All Saints Chapel. Upon graduation, Pastor Jerry Eze bagged a Masters Degree (M.Sc) in Human Resource Management.
Career in Ministry
After his graduation from ABSU, and in between his masters degree programme, Pastor Jerry briefly worked in broadcasting before his official call to ministry. He also engaged in community-driven work through his role in the World Bank project on HIV/AIDS and the United Nations. In 2009, Pastor Jerry Eze officially resigned following God’s instruction and went fully into the work of ministry.
He started his ministry in 2009 at All Saints Chapel, and in 2011, he founded Streams of Joy International Church in Abia State, where he serves as the lead pastor. Streams of Joy has over 13 branches across Nigeria, Canada, the US, and the UK. Pastor Jerry Eze’s ministry is focused on revival, healing, and prophecy. He is known for the tagline, “What God Cannot do, does not exist.”
In 2011, Pastor Jerry was spiritually led to start the Streams of Joy Devotional, a bestseller which has spread across 5 continents of the world with testimonies of impact in many lives. The devotional is a daily guide that helps people connect with God and receive divine inspiration for their lives.