Despite increasing security challenges in parts of the country the Senior Pastor of Kings Palace International, Samuel Ogbodo has assured that Nigeria will triumph and become the great nation it was destined to be.
Pastor Ogbodo made this assertion while briefing newsmen ahead of the church 2021 Annual Convention/Anniversary in Abuja.
According to the him, though the challenge of insecurity has gradually assumed a global phenomenon, Nigeria is having its “unfair” share of the menace.
Pastor Ogbodo who urged Christians to take action and ensure the challenges confronting the nation is won through fervent prayers added that no one should sit idle and expect to win the Christian fight but must always be ready to valiantly defend our position.
The Senior Pastor urged Nigerians not to give up on the country despite its seeming challenges noting that Nigeria used to be one of the greatest nations on earth and decried the country’s downward slip-on major development indices.
“Nigeria’s challenges is not a thing that started today. We were one of the greatest nations on earth. Nigerians are some of the most intelligent people worldwide. We were highly regarded everywhere in the world” he stressed.
He reiterated the need for Nigerians to be hopeful for better days and cautioned the people against talking down on the fortunes of the nation.
He appealed to Nigerians to be thankful to God for keeping the nation together despite the troubles confronting her adding that God will make Nigeria new again.
“We have every reason to hope for God’s mercies. Last year was a terrible year following the COVID-19 pandemic that ravaged the world but we thank God something good still came out of ‘Nazareth’.”
Pastor Ogbodo who noted that Nigeria was blessed with human and material resources however, urged Nigerians to have faith in God, work and pray for His bounty.
He explained that with prayers, Federal Government’s agrarian revolution, the incidences of Boko Haram, herders and farmers clashes will be contained by the government.
“With your prayers, surely we will overcome our challenges,” Pastor Ogbodo stated.
The theme of this year’s convention is “NEW THING“.