R. A. Bango, Assistant pastor
cell: (267) 897-0489
work: (267) 269-0169
Email: rahiam.bango@gmail.com
 
Pastor Rahiam A. Bango is the Assistant Pastor of Embracing Truth Ministries of Philadelphia, PA. He grew up in Southwest Philadelphia and graduated from West Philadelphia High School. Rahiam is a church planter and the founder of Abounding Faith Christian Fellowship of Philadelphia, PA. Since the age of seventeen, Rahiam has been mentored and trained under the leadership of his father in the ministry Bishop Gary O’ Grier Sr. founder and senior pastor of Embracing truth Ministries of Philadelphia, PA. Rahiam was also licensed and ordained under Bishop Grier.
Rahiam accepted Jesus Christ as his Lord and personal Savior at a young age. In 2010, Rahiam preached the gospel of Jesus Christ in his family’s native country, Trinidad and Tobago. Rahiam is currently attending Lancaster Bible College at the Center for Urban Theological Studies in Philadelphia Pa studying Biblical Studies.  He received his diploma in Biblical Studies from Liberty University in Lynchburg Virginia. Rahiam received his certificate in Pastoral Leadership from Philadelphia Biblical University Higher Education (now Cairn University) in Langhorne, PA.
Rahiam has been employed at the University Of Pennsylvania Health System for 13 years. He is married to Danielle Bango and together they have three children. 
Rahiam is a member of North American Baptist Atlantic Association and Embracing Truth Ministries Network of churches.