Rev. Tunde Johnson Olapade was born into the family of Pa. & Mama Amos Onasola Olapade. He hails from Ogbomosho south local government of Oyo state. He gave his life to Christ in November 1990. Pastor Tunde Johnson Olapade had his primary education at Baboko Primary School, Ilorin in 1987/1988.

He attended Mount Carmel College, Oloje, Ilorin between 1988 – 1994. He had his A’ level at Kwara State Polytechnic in 1994/1993 session. He had his Diploma in Computer Science in Kwara State College of Education in 1999/2000. He attended “better by far” University, University of Ilorin, Nigeria where he bagged B. Ed (Hons.) in Educational Management/Economics in 2003. He served his fatherland in Adamawa state with a missionary organization known as Christ Disciples’ Ministry on Mubi hills.

Before Pastor Tunde Johnson Olapade received the call into the ministry he worked with Doyin Group of Companies, Global Soap and Detergent Ltd, here in Ilorin as Audit assistant for three years, after which he proceeded to the Nigerian Baptist Theological Seminary where he obtained Master of Divinity in Theology (M. DIV.) As an active member of the church, he had served in various capacities as President, Vice President and Secretary at Church, Association and Conference level in Baptist Student Fellowship (BSF), Youth, Royal Ambassador. After his seminary education, he was opportune to serve as volunteer pioneer pastor of Praise Baptist Church Eiyenkorin, Ilorin. Pastor Tunde Johnson Olapade loves teaching. Pastor Tunde Johnson Olapade is married to former Miss Oluwaremilekun Rachel Ayansola now Mrs Oluwaremilekun Rachel Olapade and the union is blessed with three boys: Emmanuel, Enoch and Ezekiel.