About Us


The Father’s House  (previously Sy Volle Lewe Bedieninge / His Life Ministries, the name was changed to The Father’s House in 2017) and was founded by Pastor / Professor Jakes Joubert; Th.D., Ph.D., D.D,in January of 2008. He is the Senior Pastor and Chairperson of the Church. The Church is a registered N.P.O.

Pastor Jakes holds three Doctorate degrees and a Professorship from Therapon University a (Ph.D.) in Biblical studies and a Doctorate in Theology (Th.D.) Doctors of Divinity (D.D) He is also a registered Christian Counselor, and the Dean of His Life Training Centre (Bible College)

The Church has its roots in the Pentecostal and Charismatic movement. The Holy Spirit has Blessed Pastor Jakes with the Gifts of Healing and Deliverance.

The Church does a lot of outreaches, handing out Clothes, Bibles and Food. Praying for the sick and casting out demons.

Pastor Jakes has a very deep interest towards the Human Brain.