Deputy Governor Sir Ude Oko Chukwu has commended the officiating Minister of the Power Word Ministries International Pastor Uche Ume for using his spiritual calling to affect Society positively.
Sir Oko Chukwu who made the commendation during the Gospel Festival of the Power Word Ministries International, Olokoro in Umuahia South Local Government Area as part of celebration of their one year anniversary described him as a Shepherd and thanked him for what he has been doing in the State.
The Deputy Governor described the massive growth of the Ministry in just one year as very remarkable and prayed God to grant the leadership the grace to perform more exploits for God.
In his sermon, a renowned evangelist, the Rev Dr. Uma Ukpai described the word of God as the ladder that can take one to greater heights and stressed the need for Christians to learn how to pray ceaselessly to enable them rule the world around them.
Also speaking, the Rev. Mrs. Philomena Uma Ukpai said they are overwhelmed that they have continued to train men of God in the person of Pastor Uche Ume that will take their place in propagating the Gospel of redemption and prayed for more unction to work for the spiritual and physical transformation of the people.
Our Government House Correspondent Mercy Kalu reports that the ceremony which featured special songs ministrations and prayers attracted the presence of Special Aides of the Governor and his Deputy, top Government Officials, the Clergy and other notable personalities.