By Ehigimetor Igbaugba
The Pentecostal Fellowship of Nigeria (PFN) says it will from next week, embark on a seven-day spiritual action over the country’s economic and social-political crises affecting the well-being of Nigeria.
In a statement, the President of the PFN, Rev. Felix Omobude, said the Christian faithful would converge on Benin from Oct. 24.
Omobude said he would lead thousands of Christian clerics and faithful within and outside Nigeria to commit and re-dedicate the affairs of Nigeria into the divine hands of God.
The one week convention, with the theme “Reigning in Life”, will take place at the headquarters of Gospel Light International Ministries-New Covenant Gospel Church, Benin.
Omobude said notable speakers at the seven days prayer, praise and worship, would include immediate past President of CAN, Ayo Oritsejafor, Bishop Mike Okonkwo, Simeon Okah and Dr Enock Setima.
Omobude, who is also the President General of Gospel Light International Ministries (GLIM), disclosed that the call to prayer event was part of the annual convention of New Covenant Gospel
The special prayers will be offered to help Nigeria overcome its pressing needs and problems, particularly the challenges of economic recession, terrorism, violent crimes, kidnapping and corruption.
The PFN President disclosed that it was the will of God for Nigeria and Nigerians to be better so that they could reign in life and enjoy the goodness of God.
“It is our expectation that Nigerians in particular and Nigeria as a whole, will witness the mighty visitation of God during and after the convention.
“Issues bothering on the welfare and safety of this nation as well as her progress and development will be handled in prayers.
“There shall be a harvest of miracles, signs and wonders.
” We have God’s assurance that the lame shall walk, the blind shall see, the deaf shall hear and the captive set free.
“There shall be healing galore for all manners of people and the church will be strengthened,” he said.