A Minister of Peace Church of God worldwide incorporated Amaofufe Branch, the Rev Moses Anyanta has urged Christians to prepare themselves for the second coming of Jesus Christ by rededicating their lives to the service of God and humanity.
The Rev Anyanta who was preaching at the Memorial Church Service in honor of the late Ezinne Deaconess Grace Onwubuiko Ukaegbu,the mother of the chairman Bende traditional rulers council Eze Uwakwe Ukaegbu, held at the peace church of God Amaofufe lgbere in Bende Local Government Area, emphasized the need for people to shun sinful life and surrender to the supreme authority of God to enable them enjoy longevity.
He extolled the virtues of the late Ezinne Deaconess Grace Onwubuiko Ukaegbu who was buried last year at the age of 113, adding that as a member of the Church, she dedicated her life to the service of God and proper upbringing of her children, including Eze Uwakwe Ukaegbu.
In his remarks, the Chairman Bende Traditional Rulers Council Eze Uwakwe Ukaegbu, said his mother blessed all her children as a committed soldier of the cross and thanked Bende Traditional Rulers Council as well as friends for identifying with him during the memorial church service of his late mother.
In their separate speeches, the General Secretary Bende Traditional Rulers Council Eze Joseph Okorie, the public relations officer of Ndi Eze Bende Eze lheanyichukwu Owoh, Eze chile lgwe and Eze Joseph Anyanta, described the memorial church service in honor of late Ezinne Deaconess Grace Onwubuiko Ukaegbu as remarkable and advised Eze Ukaegbu to continue to emulate the virtues of his late mother, who brought them up in the fear of God and prayed God to continue to grant her peaceful rest.