Our Pastors

Senior Pastors Omotayo & Peju Orederu

Doctor Omotayo Orederu is the founder and Senior Pastor of Glory House of Prayer, a God given vision of a church of empowerment for transformation. Dr. Omotayo was a member of Christian Pentecostal Church of Staten Island for seventeen years where he served as a deacon, member of board of directors, board of missions and prayer minister for many years. Dr. Omotayo was ordained and commissioned into Pastoral Ministry on May 15, 2009, with a divine apostolic mandate to “Establish a ‘House of Prayer’ for all nations where the glory of God is evident and a vision of empowerment of believers to fulfill destiny by knowing God intimately, and walking in the grace of God by faith, thereby transforming lives and positively influencing society.”


Pastor Omotayo, an attorney who practiced law for many years in Nigeria and New York City, discontinued his private practice in Staten Island, New York for the apostolic call of God to the Capital Region of New York. Pastor Omotayo earned a Doctor of Ministry from United Theological Seminary as a Kenneth Copeland Scholar. Ministering alongside him is his precious wife,
Peju Orederu.


 Pastor Peju, co-founder & Senior Pastor of Transforming Grace Church, was ordained into pastoral ministry on November 13, 2010. She is a Registered Nurse by profession. She attended the Word of Faith Bible Institute. She is a woman of faith after God’s heart. Her heart’s desire and passion is to see the manifestation of the kingdom of God in the lives of God’s people. She ministers alongside her husband with passion and the love of God.

Pastor Paul Schlimgen

 Pastor Paul has been a devoted servant of the Lord for many years, dedicating his time and vitality to the things of God, before answering his call to pastoral ministry. Pastor Paul has served in various ministries of Transforming Grace Church and was ordained into Pastoral Ministry in November 2015. He was also part of the Charter class of Transforming Grace Church’s College of Ministry.