loving god. 

loving others. 

loving life.

Fola & Sinmi Ogunyinka

Lead Pastor


'Fola joined the HighPointe Team in 2017. Pastor 'Fola graduated as a Civil Engineer in 1995, and practiced for 7 years, before leaving all that to pursue his passion in ministry. 

'Fola and Sinmi have planted and pastored, 5 churches in their home country Nigeria, and in South Africa, since 1998, when they got married.

They moved to Philadelphia in January 2017 on 'sabbatical'.

Sinmi's passion is in writing. She is an award winning author with over 40 books to her credit.

'Fola and Sinmi are blessed with 4 kids; Ife (18), Iyin (15), Aanu (14) and Orey (12), and a foster daughter, Koko (21) who is in college back home in Nigeria.

Random Fola...
Favorite Scripture: Jeremiah 29:11
When I get a day off...I like to spend the time with family movies or favorite programs on tv
If I was at the Eagles game where the fans booed Santa Claus...I will find a way taking him away to a place where he will be safe
Favorite Food: Spaghetti, chocolate cookies, chocolate cake
Favorite sports teams: Arsenal FC, I'm a Gunner for life!
Little-known fact about you: Really wanted to own Africa's largest multinational construction company that would build great bridges, and highways! Interestingly, now I help build greater bridges and highways that guide people to heaven!