Full Name: Laurie Whetstone-Idahosa
Born: October 21, 1974
Birth place: Wilmington, DE
Famous as: Spiritual blogger, Event Manager, Real Estate Investor
Spouse: bishop F.E. Benson Idahosa
Education: Chesapeake Bible College and Seminary
Laurie Idahosa earned her bachelor’s degree in Christian ministry from Chesapeake Bible College and Seminary.
She also graduated from the School of Biblical Studies and the School of Ministerial Training in New Castle, Delaware.
Laurie Idahosa also trained as a missionary, an Emergency Medical Technician, First Aid and CPR instructor and a Disaster Relief Responder.
Laurie Idahosa is a gifted Event Manager, Real Estate Investor and has owned several successful Businesses.
She is trilingual in Spanish, Pidgin and English. Since 2003, Rev. Laurie has worked as a Director and member of Executive Management in Benson Idahosa University.
Along with her husband, Laurie Idahosa founded “Big Ben Children’s Hospital” Benin City in 2008 and in 2013, she pioneered a thriving nursery and elementary school, Nathan American Academy (Benin City).
She is an executive member of Christian Women Fellowship Int’l. (CWFI) is also an active board member of the Faith Mediplex Hospital (Benin City) and serves as the Senior Pastor of Church of God Mission, Church Unusual (Benin City).
Most recently, she has spearheaded the campaign to raise relief materials and funds for the support of Internally Displaced Children.
Laurie Idahosa also works with other organizations to bring relief to other refugee camps throughout the country.
Laurie Idahosa books and blog
She is the Author of a life-transforming blog found at https://laurieidahosa.com/blog and has contributed articles to numerous publications.
Laurie Idahosa has authored 3 books titled ‘Every Woman’s Journey’ (2014), ‘Laurie Prays’ (2017) and ‘Laurie’s 22’ (2018).
She has gained more than 140,000 to her site and idahosalaurie Instagram account for her discussions of family, faith, and leadership.
Family and personal life
Her husband is bishop F.E. Benson Idahosa. Her oldest son Benson, who was born in 2007, soon after passed away. She has three other children named Feb, Jr., Judah, and Nathaniel.
Laurie Idahosa has traveled to over 40 countries with renowned ministries.