Gov Emmanuel Assures Of Divine Intervention In Nigeria
Akwa Ibom State Governor Mr Udom Emmanuel has spoken of faith-based Organisations as dependable partners in the develpment of the State, acknowledging that they have impacted positively on the state as God answers to the supplication of men who daily seek divine intervention in their personal affairs, that of the state and country.
Governor Emmanuel stated this at Mountain of Fire and Miracles Ministries, South South Region 3 Headquarters, Uyo where he attended the church service.
He said “prayers of the church has positively impacted on the state as God always answers to the supplication of the men of God who daily seek divine intervention in the affairs of the state and country.”
This, he said, compels his partnership with the church and that the present economic condition cannot hinder God’s plan and purposes to the state which is named after him.
Governor Emmanuel who took the first Bible reading from Psalm 23 testified to God’s benevolence in piloting the affairs of the state and said that Akwa Ibom in a shortwhile shall become the much sought after destination in industrial development.
Mr. Emmanuel lauded the Mountain of Fire And Miracles Ministries for its rapid growth and contributions to the spiritual uplift of the Nation as well as salvation of mankind and particularly lauded the founder and General overseer of the Church Dr. D.K Olukoya for holding on to the vision of the ministry with it sound doctrine, spiritual impartation and deliverance.
Preaching on the topic “Victory of the Chosen Temple.” the Assistant General Overseer of the Church Dr Peter Felix said that God created man for the purpose of worshiping him and that man has been sanctified as a chosen vessel with a defined destiny.
He said that Christians have been set apart through faith as a chosen generation and whatever challenges the church challenged God and that no matter the affliction and adversity the church has risen to demonstrate the supremacy and sovereignty of God.
The man of God based his sermon on Psalm 68:15-16 saying that God shall deliver the church and believers from shame and enforce his sovereignty in the affairs of the Nation.
Governor Emmanuel was accompanied to the service by his wife Martha, Deputy Governor Moses Ekpo, Secretary to the State Government Sir Etekamba Umoren, Head of Civil Service Mrs Ekereobong Akpan, Commissioners, Chairmen of Boards and Parastatals.