Adetokunbo Haastrup Oluyole
Born in Washington D.C. ,raised in Lagos in Nigeria, Adetokunbo Haastrup Oluyole is a God-lover, missionary, and motivational speaker. She is the author of Living in God’s Essence. She is also an advocate for sexual purity. She exhorts, empowers and equips people to live a life unabashedly for God. Most importantly she is a mother to Hannah and Nathan Oluyole. She is an avid traveler and reader.
She is the founder of Dinner for a Cause, an annual banquet designed to raise money in support of charities and NGOs worldwide. She is also the founder of Sex in the City: how to live pure in an impure world, a program designed to encourage college students to commit to a life of sexual purity until marriage.
Adetokunbo is a graduate of Wesley Theological Seminary with a Masters of Arts in Theology. Her thesis was entitled Ethno-Religious Conflict in Jos, Nigeria: Methods for Bringing about Peace and Conflict Resolution in the Region. She obtained her bachelors degree in Political Science with a minor in African Studies from the University of Maryland Baltimore County. She is a member of the United Nations Association of the National Capital Area.
She has extensive training in public speaking and research analysis, with over 10 years experience as a research analyst supporting policymakers within the United States Federal government.
Adetokunbo passion to serve the despondent and the impoverished has led her to mission trips in South Africa, New Orleans and much more. Adetokunbo believes with God all things are possible.
I shall pass through this world but once. Any good therefore that I can do or any kindness that I can show to any human being, let me do it now. Let me not defer or neglect it, for I shall not pass this way again-Mahatma Gandhi- Global Humanitarian
Living in God’s Essence
In Living in God’s Essence, a devotional book by Adetokunbo Haastrup Oluyole, she shares her deep passion and love affair with God. She walks you through a 40-day journey for college students(Undergraduate and Graduate Professionals) on how to once again access the secret places of the stairs by rediscovering your identity in God and thus finding your love and passion for God once again. It calls and challenges those who have gone through real world situations yet longs for an intimacy that only comes from God; that longs to be the vessel of God which carries the essence of God; that longs to exude the attributes of God to chase after Him once more.