Ibru Ecumenical Centre
Jehovah’s witnesses’ hold regional convention
The ongoing regional Convention of the Jehovah’s Witnesses for Lagos and Ogun States started last month and is expected to end this month, at the Assembly Halls in Ota, Daluwon, Lekki and Badagry.
Government inaugurates committee for community town halls
Lagos State has inaugurated Management Committee, to manage and mainatian the 30 Community Halls across the state, and charged them to ensure continuous and optimal usage and maintenance.
Surviving in these hard times
A popular Musician, Billy Ocean, once sang that when the going gets tough, the tough gets going. These are, indeed, hard times in Nigeria and only the tough can survive.
Use of inhuman, unorthodox methods by some ‘Men of God’ to conduct deliverance service
The cleric wields immense power over his/her congregation. To many faithful, life begins and ends with their spiritual leaders, whose counsel they strictly adhere to, regardless of what this entails.
Sin started with Satan - Isa.14:12-14. It then came into our world through Adam and Eve. He got them to doubt God’s love. He persuaded the First Couple to rebel against God. They disobeyed Him and ate the forbidden fruit, Gen.3:1-8.
Make faith your companion - Part 2
Fear and self-management, which are contrary to faith, make people act out of character. This was what happened to David. He uncharacteristically told a lie to Ahimelech, the priest, when he came to him to ask for bread and a sword.
A call to repentance
Every preacher of the gospel in this land knows that people don’t like hearing about repentance, but it’s one of the most important subjects in the gospel. Preachers are afraid to preach it because people don’t like it.
The story of Balaam - Part 3
God does not approve of everything He allows. God was angry because Balaam went with the princes of Moab (22:22). Let there be no doubt that God is not pleased, when men do the evil that He permits.