Lenten season: OSHA member charges Christians on faith renewal
The Lawmaker representing Ifedayo State Constituency Hon. Adenike Abioye has urged Christians to explore the spiritual benefits embedded in the Lenten season to seek God’s face over global challenges.
Hon. Abioye who stated this while speaking with newsmen on the need for followers of Jesus Christ to rededicate their lives and serve God better during and after the Lenten period said Ash Wednesday symbolises the humble beginning of Jesus Christ, the Lord and His journey towards the emancipation of humanity with the over all intention of closing the huge gap between man and God.
The member representing Ifedayo State Constituency called on clerics to take the advantage of the sacred period to pray for government, leaders and the led, so as to attain abundance in blessings encapsulates throughout the forty days fasting period.
She thereafter encouraged the well meaning Nigerians to do their very best in putting smiles on the faces of the needy.
Hon. Adenike Abioye disclosed that it is incumbent on Christian faithful to renew their faith and service in God especially by consolidating on the lessons of humility, unity, brotherhood, love, sacrifice,perseverance,tolerance and oneness which Jesus Christ exhibited during and after forty days fasting.