“House of prayer for all Nations”
Olive Tree Parish was established in September 1995. Olive Tree Mission,as it was known at that time, was set up as a community church with the vision of winning souls (to the Lord) from Ikoyi and its environs..
A group of 19 workers led by Pastor Alfred and Abby Olufemiyimi were given this mandate by Pastor Tony Rapu of the Apapa Parish of the Redeemed Christian Church of God.The first service took place at “Stillwaters” (the home of the Olufeyimis) on Sunday 17th September 1995. In October, a place for Sunday worship was identified – Ciao restaurant on Awolowo Road in Ikoyi. A breakfast (outreach meeting was held there on Saturday 21st October and Sunday services commenced the day after. Midweek services continued at “Stillwaters”..