It was an awesome and overwhelming atmosphere when the First Baptist Church (Champions Cathedral), Festac Town celebrated this year Annual Thanksgiving Service, tagged: REJOICE.
The occasion was graced by Hon. Risikat Ajoke Adegeye, the incoming Member House of Representatives for Amuwo Odofin Federal Constituency, who happened to be the Chairman of the harvest for two consecutive term which over the years her activities as the Chairman has been exceptional due to her charismatic chairmanship. She was accompanied by Hon. Akeem Bello, Member Lagos State House of Assembly, Amuwo Odofin Constituency 2.
In her words, she advised Christians particularly members of the church to be good ambassadors of Christ, always meditate the word of God and that the Bible should be our guardian in all our daily activities as Christians and true worshipers of God, She advised the Church to be peace-loving people and also pray for our dear country Nigeria.
“Rejoicing in the Lord is key to the soul and the heart must be happy always no matter the situation we found ourselves, I pray that the joy of the Lord will not seize from each and every one of us in Jesus Mighty Name”, Adegeye prayed.
The occasion also witnessed the presence of the first lady and the wife of the Executive Chairman Amuwo Odofin LGA Mrs. Buraimoh, and other important dignitaries.
In a concerted effort to promote the image of APC and to brighten the chances of all candidates of APC in Amuwo Odofin Federal Constituency, Hon. Adegeye also was a guest at St. James Catholic Church Kirikiri and Anglican Church at Oriade LCDA where Hon. Akeem Bello was the chairman of the occasion.
The presiding priest Rev. Father Cletus Udoh who openly commended Hon. Adegeye being a promise keeper and for fulfilling all her promises to the church since years back, however, commended the humanitarian acts of the woman of all and admonished her not to rest on her oars as she journey to the green chamber.
At Baptist Church 23rd Festac Town, Pastor Victor Akerele encouraged the APC House of Representatives flag bearer not to relent on her good deeds to humanity, hinging her victory at the primary to the faithfulness of God irrespective of any obstacles.
“I have no other God except the Alpha and the Omega, no amount spent on God’s work can be too much” Hon. Adegeye Concluded.