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The birth of Jesus Christ brought peace to the world – Rt Rev.Bamisebi

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The birth of Jesus Christ brought peace to the world – Rt Rev.Bamisebi.

 

By Ifeoma Ikem

 

The Bishop of the diocese of Lagos Anglican communion Rt.Rev Dr.Humphrey Bamisebi Olumakaiye have said that the birth of our Lord Jesus Christ has ushered peace and hope to the world.

 

 

 

 

The Bishop in its Sunday sermon explained that the birth of Jesus remains the hope of the world which is the major reason for the celebration of his birth.

 

 

 

 

 

 

He affirmed that God,have reconciled Man to himself through his dear Son our Lord Jesus Christ.

He urged Christians all over the world to celebrate and rejoice for God have given hope to the world through Jesus Christ the saviour of mankind.

The Bishop noted that most Christians today are more concerned about material things forgetting the teachings of the Lord Jesus Christ during his earthly ministration .

“We are bless more than a million through our Lord Jesus Christ who brought peace, security and provide food in our table as well as shelter ” .

He explained,the Bishop quoted the Book of Prophet Isaiah in chapter 6 verse 9 which says “And He said Go and tell this people : keep on hearing but do not understand, keep on seeing but do not perceive “.

The Man of God noted that the gift of Jesus Christ to Mankind is the greatest of all.

According to him it is important for all believers to celebrate the uniqueness of our Lord.

“There is good news for us Jesus have come to renew us with his strength why unbelievers face challenges is as a result of lack of faith and peace because they have refused to surrender their lives to Jesus Christ the redeemer of mankind.

He finally enjoined Christian faithfuls to remain steadfast in the Lord and continue to be more United in faith and be bold in preaching the gospel of our Lord Jesus Christ.

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Peter Obi’s receives welcome by worshippers at RCCG convention

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Peter Obi’s receives welcome by worshippers at RCCG convention

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Mr. Peter Obi, presidential candidate of the Labour Party, received a rousing welcome on Friday at the Holy Ghost Service of the 70th convention of the Redeemed Christian Church of God (RCCG).

Mr. Obi, a former Anambra State governor graced the fifth day of the convention at RCCG international headquarters along the Lagos-Ibadan Expressway.

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

The programme, with the theme, “Perfect Jubilee” began on Monday, August 8 and will last through Sunday, August 14, 2022.

Obi was introduced alongside other dignitaries, including the President of the Pentecostal Fellowship of Nigeria, Bishop Francis Wale-Oke; Akwa Ibom State Governor, Mr Udom Emmanuel; and the wife of Ogun State Governor, Bamidele Abiodun; among others.

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

RCCG Mother-in-Israel and wife of the General Overseer prayed for the restoration of Nigeria.

Obi had last month attended a well-broadcast service at Dunamis International Gospel Centre in Abuja led by Pastor Paul Enenche and his followers met him with an energetic welcome.

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Pastor Adeboye revealed that people mocked him when his son died

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Pastor Adeboye revealed that people mocked him when his son died

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Pastor Enoch Adejare Adeboye, the general overseer of the Redeemed Christian Church of God, RCCG, has reflected on his ordeal after he lost one of his sons, Dare Adeboye.

 

Dare Adeboye, the son of the clergy, was also a pastor of RCCG in Eket, Akwa Ibom State. He died in his sleep in May 2021.

 

 

 

 

 

 

Daddy GO, as he is fondly called, spoke about his ordeal on Tuesday night, during the 70th Annual Convention of the church, along the Lagos-Ibadan Expressway.

The programme with the theme, ‘Perfect Jubilee’, began on Monday, August 8th and would last through Sunday, August 14th, 2022.

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

The preacher spoke on the second day of the programme on the topic, ‘Born Free’, and said God carries His children who make themselves carryable.

Adeboye said God carried him when he was in the saddest period of his life in May 2021, after the death of his 42-year-old son, Dare.

 

 

 

 

 

 

“Some of you have heard this before: when I was in the saddest period of my life, with so many questions and I know that even in my deep sorrow some people were still laughing at me, I got a text from one of my daughters.

“All she said was: ‘Daddy, let God carry you.’ And that put an end to any problem; it ended my sorrows. It renewed my faith”, he stated.

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Dare, the third child of 80-year-old Adeboye, died on May 4, 2021, in Eket, Akwa Ibom State, where he was based with his family. He was married to Temiloluwa and they had three daughters before his unfortunate demise. He was the Assistant Pastor in charge of Region (Youth) 35 before his death.

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Kano Hisbah shaves ‘unIslamic’ haircut of students

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Kano Hisbah shaves ‘unIslamic’ haircut of students

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Men of Kano State Islamic police, Hisbah, have forcibly shaved off the hair of some secondary school students in the state for being ‘unIslamic’.

Some of the students were also punished for dressing in ways the officials consider to be offensive to Islam.

 

 

 

 

In some pictures trending on social media, officials of the Islamic police could be seen shaving off the students’ hair in the school premises.

Despite condemnation from Nigerians, the Hisbah group has continued its push for an Islamic agenda in the North.

 

 

 

 

 

Kano Hisbah shaves hair of students for being ‘unIslamic’

The agency, established to enforce Sharia law has banned stylish haircuts, sagging of trousers, playing of music at social events by disk jockeys and tricycle riders from adorning their vehicles with pictures considered to be obscene and against the tenets of Islam in some states in the North.

 

 

 

 

 

 

A barber and his customers were in 2021 arrested for giving and having haircuts which were considered to be offensive to Islam.

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