Pastor Toby Ngwana Awasum was born on December 10, 1960 in Mankon, Cameroon.
On March 15th 1981 Pastor Awasum acknowledged and received the Lord Jesus Christ as his Life, Lord and Savior the same year he traveled to the United States to study Civil Engineering at the University of Wisconsin.
In 1992 the Lord called Pastor Toby Awasum into fulltime ministry while he was pursuing a doctorate degree in engineering at the University of Pennsylvania
From 1993 until 1998, brother Awasum traveled internationally ministering as an evangelist with "The Harvest Team" for the Church of God
The team's mission was to to evangelize to the world, help in revival work and plant churches.
In 1997, Pastor Awasum
authored a book through Treasure House Publishers
entitled Ministering to Your Pastor.
This book is now in many reprints and more than forty thousand copies are in circulation.
Through this book, Pastor Awasum
created a foundation called Gospel Workers' Support Fund, Inc.
This organization supports pastors worldwide.
Through this organization, scholarship and grants have been given to pastors to pursue studies in Bible School
and also to pastors' children for further education in high schools and other institutions of higher learning.
It has also built parsonages, and supplemented pastors' income, among other things.
In October 1998, Pastor Awasum
was inspired by the Lord to start a mission in Washington, DC-Omega Gospel Mission.
Since October 4, 1998, Omega Gospel Mission
has grown to more than two hundred and fifty members in Washington, DC alone and with many branches world wide.
Pastor Awasum also heads Abba's Child Foundation-an organization that takes care of orphans, widows and single women.
and Jeannette are blessed with four children: Mambo, Frui, Azah and Nanga.