…Attends National Convention of God’s Own Revolutionary Church, Agbor.
The Delta State Governor, Dr Ifeanyi Okowa has admonished Christians not to relent in their prayers for peace, security and good governance in the country.
Addressing a congregation of Christian faithfuls at the special church service to mark the close of the National Convention of God’s Own Revolutionary Church, Agbor, in Ika South local government area, Dr Okowa said he will continue to do what pleasing to God.
The Governor, represented by his Special Adviser on Community and Rural Development, Rt Hon Emmanuel Okoro, commended the Christian Community in the state for their support.
Dr Okowa stressed that as a devout christian, he recognizes the place of prayers and true service to God and humanity, assuring that he will never be found wanting in that regards.
He congratulated the General Overseer of God’s Own Revolutionary Church, Agbor, Rev Oke Akokotu and members of the church for the successful national convention and enjoined them to put to use all discussed to advance the work of God.
Dr Okowa said his administration is committed towards surpassing the achievements recorded during his first tenure as Governor of Delta State, stressing that his second tenure will witness greater development.
The Bible lesson from the book of Psalms was read by the state Commissioner for Water Resources Development, Rt Hon Martins Okonta who was represented by Comrade Amayo Jacob.
In a sermon, the Guest Speaker, Bishop Dave Etowel who read from the book of Job, Chapter 38, verses 12 and 13, said devil has no dwelling place in the lives of true believers.
Bishop Etowel said many people knew certain challenges they face in life even before they started, stressing that with God no form of satanic manipulation against children of God can last forever.
He urged Christians to make fasting and prayers their life style, maintaining that Christianity become more interesting when you see good things manifesting in your life as a result of your communion with God.
The religious minister asked those who believe in Christ to live a holy life.
The General Overseer of God’s Own Revolutionary Church, Agbor, Rev Oke Akokotu, said he was not relenting in his vision and commitments to win more souls for God.
The ceremony featured choir ministrations and performances from the various branches of the church across the state.