When Evangelist Innocent Agu resumed his role as the congregational preacher of the Church of Christ, Karu-Jikwoyi Congregations on Sunday, it was a joyful time of praise, worship, and admonition.
After the regular Sunday church service, there was a quick unveiling ceremony in the church auditorium.
Speaking at the occasion, Evangelist Moses Obakemi of the Church of Christ Nyanya exhorted the congregation’s new Preacher to demonstrate a strong commitment and dedication to duty. He advised him to maintain his focus while preparing souls for heaven. He commanded him to be humble in his service and to avoid considering God’s people to be his subjects.
He also charged the new Preacher and his family to maintain high moral standards as both the Church and community now see them as standards for measuring God’s people.
Evangelist Obakemi also charge members of the congregation to support the new Evangelist and take good care of him so that he would put in his best to grow the Church.
Also speaking Evangelist Imoh Atakpa of the Church of Christ, Kubwa enjoined Preacher and congregants to be passionately committed to the course of heaven and the welfare of one another.
He admonish the church to brace up for more duties noting that the new preacher is coming with strong zeal to Reposition the church.
In his speech, The New Preacher promise to do all to ensure that the church grows spiritually and work in compliance with the Teachings and doctrines of Christ.
Evangelist Innocent Agu told members that his first task is to ensure total unity amongst Brethren. He pointed out that his main goal is to prepare believers for heaven and expand the frontiers of the gospel of Christ.
While thanking the Evangelists who graced the occasion, he called on members to brace up for more works in God’s vineyard.
Highpoint of the event was the offering of special prayers for the new Preacher, his family as well as the congregation