28 March 2021 by MATHEW AYOOLA
First Baptist Church, Gwagwalada Abuja has honoured its two Deacons and Deaconess for their meritorious service to the church for 15 years.
They are Victor Asade, Stephen Opadere and Deborah Amao.
In his remarks at the Appreciation Service in Gwagwalada Abuja, the Minister in charge of the church, Reverend Deji Oyelami described them as good ambassadors of Christ.
Reverend Oyelami said the church would remain grateful for their Godly leadership to the Baptist family within and outside the Federal Capital Territory.
He used the occasion to admonish christian leaders to always be faithful in the discharge of their duties wherever they found themselves
According to him, everyone will give account of his/her stewardship before God hence the need for to be upright in all ramifications.
The Clergyman also enjoined Christians to be committed to the service of God and humanity for a fulfilled life.
In their separate remarks, the celebrants, Deacon Victor Asade, Deacon Stephen Opadere and Deaconess Deborah Amao appreciated God for giving them the opportunity to serve in His vineyard
While praying for God’s continuous guidance on the church, they expressed gratitude to all members of First Baptist Church, Gwagwalada Abuja for their support over the years.
Highlights of the appreciation service were prayers and presentation of gifts to the celebrants.