Nigerians must shun all divisive tendencies and work towards building a better society while renewing the faith and bond of unity irrespective of religious and social diversities.
The President ,Ondo State Baptist Conference, Rev. DR Obateru Ajayi, gave the admonition on Sunday, at the Chapel of Grace, Government House, Akure.
Orange FM’s Otobot Jim who joined the congregation, now reports that the theme for the service is “Benefits of God’s Presence “
Speaking on the theme ” The Benefits of God’s Presence ” Rev’d Obateru Ajayi, who drew his message from 1st conrithians 6 vs19, explained why the people must be grateful to God who would continue to shine His face on them and bless the land.
The cleric noted that there is need for all to work collectively in peace for the progress of the state.
While enjoining worshippers to spend time with God in prayers and see the privilege of being alive as enough reason to do so, he said they must also ask for grace to turn from the things of unrighteouness if they want to continue to enjoy His blessings.
Some worshippers said God has been merciful to them despite their flaws as humans.
There were sessions of thanksgiving and communion while special prayers of peace were offered for the people and continued development of the state.