Pastor Enoch Adeboye of the Redeemed Christian Church of God, on Wednesday, lost his first son, Dare to death.
Dare Adeboye was said to have gone to sleep but never woke up.
He was in Eket, Akwa Ibom State, where he was overseeing a church at the time of his death.
Dare who is also a Senior Pastor like his father was 42 years old when he died.
Dare Adeboye who was fondly referred to as Pastor D was one of the most influential youth Pastors in RCCG.
Pastor Adeboye once described him as a miracle child who put the devil to shame 42 years ago.
Some of the many posts he held in RCCG include Senior Pastor House of Praise Birmingham, United Kingdom; RCCG Kaduna 1 Provincial Youth Pastor and RCCG Region 8 Youth Pastor.
His pastoral sojourn also covered Abuja (North Central Youth Evangelist covering all the YOUTHS, RCF, RCCF, and PSF in the states of Niger, Benue, Kwara, Kogi, Nasarawa, Plateau and FCT.
Other posts include RCCG Youth Affairs National and International Director of Programs/Chairman Organising Committee of 70hrs Messiah’s Marathon Praise, National Youth Convention & Northern Zone Abuja SHIFT.
Many youths described him as one who dedicated his life to educating and inspiring young people to utilise their faith in the various environments they find themselves in.
Dare was married to Mrs Temiloluwa Adeboye and blessed with children.