The clergy in charge of Living Faith Church, Gadumo Lokoja, Kogi State, Pastor Chigozie Kingsman Abakwe has called on Nigerians to fast and pray fervently to God in order to overcome the challenges of 2021.
Abakwe made the call on Sunday during the church service in Lokoja.
He said many believers across the worlds had failed to understand the importance of prayers and fasting, stressing that, it is a major requirement before God for a dramatic change in someone’s life.
Picking his test from book of II Corinthians, the clergy bemoaned on believers who are ignorant on the significants of prayers and fasting, adding that, there is need to understand the word of God which is explicitly covered in the holy bible.
Abakwe stressed further that, Christians must behold the glory of God, and engage him in the spirit in a bid to over this year challenges.
According to him, fasting and prayer is an expression of ones desire to see the glory of God.
The clergy while harping on the church 21 days prayers and fasting organized by Living Faith Church Nationwide averred further that, the integral part of Christian lives remains prayers and fasting.
Speaking further on the benefits of prayers and fasting, Pastor Abakwe noted that there is no challenges prayers and fasting can not handle, just as he mentioned its benefits which includes destroying every yokes, empowers individuals into level of power and glory, guarantees answers to prayers, empowers believers to work in revelations
He however prayed that the year 2021 will be the best year for many Nigerians.
” The year 2020 will forever go down memory lane among believers in the world. Although we are grateful to God almighty for making us to overcome the ups and down of last year, it is time for us to stand and engage God in prayers and fasting.
“Through prayers and Faster, God will help us to fight our battles as he made us understand that he will set all is people free from the hands of captivity in this new year.
“No one can see God at a physical level. Prayers and fasting can be done through the spiritual realm. Prayers and fasting is a thing of necessity and a commandment to the implementation of God purpose in life. Any Christians who fails to pray and fast won’t grow spiritually” he stated.