|Bible Faith Tabernacle was born out of a desire of various young people, all in a denominational Church, wanting to have a closer encounter with God and study the Scriptures. They approached Bro. Amos Segun Omoboriowo who they looked up to and had much respect for, and a much needed House Fellowship / Study group was started in Bro. Amos' house in Norman Williams Street, Ikoyi, Lagos, the year 1988.|
Brother Amos Omoboriowo had two main encounters with God. In the first encounter, God used the text in Ezekiel 38:7-8 to speak to his heart: "Be thou prepared, and prepare for thyself, thou and all thy company that are assembled unto thee, and be thou a guard unto them ... After many days thou shalt be visited".
The group constantly prayed, with fasting, for a revival, and were encouraged by Brother Amos to stand for whatever truth of the Bible they had seen over the years. They met on a Saturday anytime that Brother Amos was available and in the country. Brother Amos forgot all about the text in Ezekiel and being a guard. He lived to serve God in the organized system of religion he thought to be right. This organisation had ordained Brother Amos as an evangelist, and he had become the founding Pastor of the London branch of the Evangelical Church of Yahweh. Brother Amos later resigned as Pastor, and left the entire organization in order to follow truth, inspite of the very cordial relationship he had with this organisation. He went to various kinds of Churches trying to find that truth, and then when invited to Church by a friend, Brother Amos came into the end - time message of the Prophet to the age, William Marrion Branham, in this place. He was hooked and eventually settled in this large message following in Lagos, Grace & Truth Tabernacle. Subsequently, because of much pressure from family and brethren, to start his own ministry, and hence Church, Brother Amos yet again returned to London to start a new life around A