EASTER: OOT charge Christians to pray for total healing of the country

Christians have been called upon to seek the face of the Lord in prayers for a total healing of the country and the world in extension during this pandemic period.

This was contained in a press release issued by the Chairman of Ogbomoso South local government,Hon Oyedokun Oyeniyi Timothy as he joins Christians on the occasion of 2020 Easter celebration.

The Council Chairman stated that as Christians, this is a time when we celebrate the triumph of life over death, the most important feast when we remember the Death and Resurrection of Jesus Christ.

Hon Oyedokun called on Christians to use this year’s Easter celebration to pray for the healing of the world from the rampaging COVID19 pandemic.

He said, “What Love can be deep as this, that a man should lay down his life for his friends. Today is a day of soberness,a day that we all should pray for the forgiveness of our sins and plead to God for a transformation in our nation Nigeria and the world at large.

I join my faith with that of others today as we seek the face of the Lord in prayers for a total healing of our dear country and the world in extension”.

Furthermore, he commended the State Governor, Engr Seyi Makinde for the measures taken to combat the Coronavirus pandemic in the state.

He stated that Ogbomosho South local goverment has also been actively involved in the fight to defeat the disease by donating hand sanitizers, healthcare essentials and recently food items to residents in the local government area.

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