The General Overseer of The Redeemed Christian Church of God, (RCCG), Pastor E.A Adeboye has restated the fact that the church is wiser now and will not allow itself to be used by any political party or politicians.
Adeboye said this at the Special Prayer and Thanksgiving Service for businessmen, market women and their families held recently at the National Headquarters of RCCG, Throne of Grace, Ebutte-Metta, Lagos.
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Adeboye, who was represented by the Special Adviser to General Overseer on Administration, Pastor Dele Balogun who spoke to journalists said that the church will continue to encourage its members to vote alongside performing their civil responsibility.
He said “I am sure the church is also wiser now, no church will allow itself to be used by any politicians. We know that we, Christian have our own civil responsibility. We cannot fold our hands. We are going to participate and vote in the coming election but we will not allow any politicians or any party to use us. He encourage politicians to trust God, shun violence and not use religion as a divisive tool.
He posited further by encouraging Nigerians not to give up on our nation. The nation will flourish and rise again. There is hope for Nigeria.
“Everybody knows that all is not well with Nigeria. My sermon is that we should not give up on Nigeria. There is no where we can go. All of us cannot leave Nigeria. I assure you that the eagle will fly again and our tomorrow will be alright”, he said.
He added that RCCG remain committed to its social responsibilities across the country. Last Sunday in October, we distributed food worth #2million at the RCCG, National Headquarters and we are trying to response to the Nigerians displaced by floods across the country.