On August 11, 2006, Apostle George Akalonu arrived in the United Kingdom with his four children, Favour, Elect, Arise and Praise to the waiting embrace of his wife, Pastor Grace who had relocated to the UK the previous year. A year later their fifth child, Destiny was born.
The move to the UK was at the express instruction of God who named the city of London as the capital and centre of this present world order and the strategic place from where the rest of the world could be impacted with an end-time move of His. The Lord had revealed in various ways that He has an Apostolic Mandate on Great Britain which fuelled the reformation of old and broke the hold of Rome over the Church. Even though it appeared that those gains had been lost in the last 50 years, the Lord revealed that there would be one more visitation on Britain related to perfecting the Church for her Bridegroom.
It was a mystery that the Lord had resorted to the depths of Africa to pick various elect vessels as instruments for stirring a critical work of this nature in Great Britain. For Apostle George and Pastor Grace the dispensation of this assignment committed to their trust began when he flew in from Austin, Texas in 2003 to begin a series of extended annual apostolic teaching ministries in North London. By 2005 however, the Lord made it clear that relocation to the United Kingdom was imperative for the global move of God to receive a fresh impetus. To reassure the vessels, the Lord released a prophetic word at a prayer meeting in Africa that it was going to be a short work:
Earlier in 1966 God had delivered the couple from the spirit of denomination and began to reveal the deeper mysteries of the