Last updated on December 10th, 2019 at 08:48 am
Evangelist Reinhard Boonke a well-known and popular evangelist whose ministering cut across Africa continent. He passed away peacefully, surrounded by his family, his wife Anni Bonnke said in a statement.Reinhard Boonke is the founder of Christ For All Nations Organization.
Reinhard Boonke Hometown
Evangelist Reinhard Boonke was born in Königsberg, East Prussia, Germany. The city on the Baltic Sea is now called Kaliningrad, and is part of Russia.
Reinhard Boonke spent 60years in ministering.
His Early Life In Ministry
He accepted Jesus Christ when he was 9 years old. His father was also a preacher of the gospel of Christ.Evangelist Reinhard Boonke attended Bible College in the Welsh city of Swansea. Bonnke’s said that he made his first missionary trip to Africa before he was 13 years of age.
In 1984, Evangelist Bonnke commissioned the largest mobile tent that contained 34,000 people.
How Many Souls Did He Convert To Christ
According to his organization, His ministry saw to the conversion of 79 million into Christ. These 79 million people became Christians.Dating back to year 2000 in Lagos, Nigeria. Over 1.6 million people surrendered their lives to Christ. Reinhard Boonke shared stories of how he has witness the dead rising up to life.
In October 2017, Bonnke undertook his farewell crusade to Nigeria where he spoke to 1.7 million people.
Christ For All Nations Fellowship
Evangelist Reinhard Boonke founded Christ For All Nations fellowship in 1974.
The organization has offices in the United States, Brazil, Canada, Germany, Czech Republic, United Kingdom, Nigeria, South Africa, Singapore, Australia, and Hong Kong. The organization was originally based in Johannesburg, South Africa during apartheid. Bonnke moved the headquarters to Frankfurt, Germany, in order to distance his group from the oppressive government.He handed the reins of leadership to Evangelist Daniel Kolenda due to his health issues.
Reinhard Boonke Marriage
The popular evangelist met his wife, Anni Boonke at the Christian Museum festival in 1964. Anni Bonnke was a performing artist at the festival.He had three children. They are Kai-Uwe Bonnke, Gabrielle Bonnke and Susie Bonnke, as well as eight grandchildren.
His Health Issues
On November 12th, he spoke to his followers that he has undergo a surgery in his right femur bone and needed time to learn how to work again. He assured his followers that he is doing well.
Bonnke wrote, “My spirit is rejoicing, especially when I think of you. I have been able to pray for you and your very many needs and am asking you to pray for me now. I will read every reply and thank you in anticipation and in the Name of Jesus.”
His Contribution to Christianity
Between 2009 and 2019, Bonnke assisted in the production of the “Full Flame” film series. There are 8 episodes in the series which aim to convert people to Christ.
In 2015, Bonnke was honored as the winner of the Lifetime Global Impact award at the Global Congress of Empowered 21 in Jerusalem.
Books Written By Reinhard Boonke
Reinhard Boonke teachings has been converted to book. These books has blessed many people all over the globe.
His teaching literature has been published in over 100 languages across 55 countries.Reihnard Bonnke books include:
- Evangelism by Fire: Igniting Your Passion for Evangelism
- Living a life of fire
- Holy Spirit Are We Flammable or Fireproof?
- Faith: The Link with God’s Power
- Taking Action: Receiving and Operating in the Gifts and Power of the Holy Spiri
- Holy Spirit Revelation & Revolution: Exploring Holy Spirit Dimensions
- Daily Fire Devotional: 365 Days in Gods Word
- Even Greater Pb: 12 Real-Life Stories that Inspire You to Do Greater Things for God
- Raised From the Dead: The Miracle That Brings Promise to America
- Mighty Manifestations
- The Holy Spirit Baptism
- Time is Running Out: Save the World–before It’s Too Late
- Receive a Miracle from God
- Hell Empty Heaven Full Part Two: Fulfilling the Mission
- Faith for the Night
- The Boy Whose Life Touched Millions
- The Power of the Blood of Jesus
- The Lord Your Healer
- Godly Gems: To impact your life
- Mark My Word: A Daily Devotional by Reinhard Bonnke
- The Romance of Redeeming Love
- First of All Intercession
- Now That You Are Saved
- 5 Power Messages
- The Coming One
- Wind of the Spirit
- No Eye Has Seen
- Effective Soul Winning and Evangelism: Compiled Course Book
- Broken Bread: 3rd Collection
- The Blood of Jesus
- The Adulterous Woman
- The Great Commission
His Lifespan / Bonnke’s Death
Reinhard Boonke was born in 1940 and he died December 7th, 2019. He went to be with the Lord at the age of 79 years.