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Children Evangelism Ministry Int’l is an interdenominational, non sectarian Christian missionary organization fully committed to the total development and welfare of Children The Ministry was formally inaugurated in 1979 during the international year of the child at the Lagos University Teaching Hospital (LUTH) Idi Araba, Lagos, Nigeria under the name “Operation Reach The Child Campaign” and incorporated in Nigeria on May 10, 1985.

CEM was established as a result of obedience to God’s vision impressed on the mind of Evang. Tony Egbuna Chukwudile (Formerly known as Ofodile) while studying at the university of Liberia, Monrovia in 1973 through late Miss Vera A. Stephen, an African – American Missionary working in Liberia.

CEM believes that the child should be developed in a holistic way, in line with God’s word in Luke 2:52 which says that Jesus increased in wisdom (Mental Development) and Stature,(Physical Development) and in favour with God (Spiritual Development) and with man,(Social Development) CEM works to meet the needs of the child today so as.. Know More

Get Trained

Child Development International Institute (CDII) is the unit of the Training Program of the Children Evangelism Ministry that handles all residential training activities of the ministry.  CDII offers a unique opportunity to study child evangelism, which is currently lacking in almost all theological colleges and seminary schools. The Institute is open to Children Ministers, Child Evangelists, Children's Pastors, Children's Sunday School Superintendents, Leaders of Children's Ministries etc.

Enroll in your state and be trained as an effective children ministry in such a time like this.  The Basic Course Certificate obtained at the state level is the first and and primary step in your journey in exploring the needed knowledge and skill required for effective and fruitful child development. It is also pre - requisite for Advanced or Diploma program in Child Evangelism at CDII. 

You can also enroll for the online version of the course by clicking here.

Get Involved

Be a full time missionary ¦  Be a volunteer worker  ¦  Be a teacher or helper in Children Bible Club ¦ Be a teacher in Children Sunday School in the church and other Christian groups  ¦  You can open your home for Children meetings and programmes as host/hostesss  ¦  Be a professional adviser or a patron  ¦   You can support the work and(or) CEM missionaries financially by giving in cash and kind

CEM Radio

Your child or ward needs edifying content that will enrich their soul and promote their growth in Christ. CEM radio affords Children to listen to  programs that enrich the soul. Click here to start listening.

God bless CEM and bless my parents of blessed memory for the privilege to attend CEM Camps when I was a child. The training is still speaking in my life and home.

Promise Peter

I was trained by them in Maiduguri in 1993. God has helped me to train my children and others in the fear of God. They are all serving God today faithfully.

Ekaette Inwang Udo

I’m living product of the CEM,I want to specially thank this ministry for building my foundation in knowing Christ God bless you

Michael Esther Ambinche
Wow was trained by teachers that worked or attended CEM.
Really all I was taught in Holiness Evangelist church children’s department are still fresh in my memory. Thanks God for this ministry.
Shekinah Debbie