Church of Praise Apostolic Center President
Gaius Lawrence is the Senior Pastor of Church of Praise International, a congregation of believers meeting in Osaka, Japan. Gaius teaches the message of the Kingdom of God with power, insight, and makes it practical for daily living. He believes that through the knowledge of the principles of the Kingdom of God, every believer can become a victorious overcomer in every situation.
Gaius is also the president of two Bible Schools, Apostolic Center and WLI Japan (Wagner Leadership Institute Japan) and is also the leader of KCI (Kingdom Connection International) which is a gathering of pastoral and marketplace leaders who want to extend the Kingdom of God. Gaius serves as one of the leaders of the Apostolic Company, which gives oversight to the International Christian Leadership Connection (I.C.L.C.) network of churches, which has more than 3000 churches in over 50 nations. He is a member of HIM (Heartland International Ministries) and also the HAPN (Heartland Apostolic Prayer Network) representative for Japan. He has contributed a lot in Japanese missionary. He also has a traveling ministry, and he has gone to many countries such as Philippines, South Korea, Ukraine, Russia, Brazil, England, Hong Kong, Malaysia and America. Gaius Lawrence resides in Osaka, Japan with his wife, Pastor Jaycie, and their two children, Asher and Jedidiah.