By: Joshua Adinoyi
Parents have been called upon to train up their children in the fear of the Lord for a better society.
Pst. Sam Ignatius of the Mountain Top Assembly, made the call during the Dedication of Baby CHIZARAM TESTIMONY DEBORAH ELIJAH, the daughter of Mr. and Mrs. Emmanuel Elijah Jennifer at the Mountain Top Assembly, no. 6 Meyers, Green Roof, El-Rufai Estate, Kuje, Abuja.
The Clergyman called on parents to be committed to serving God to enable their children learn from them, saying that when they are trained in the ways of the Lord from tender age, they will continue in such when they grow up.
“Life is a Journey, How it begins, progress and Ends Matters a lot
“Man must always worship something so when you have a child, a call for greater responsibility arises because you must channel them to worship
“Dedicating your children to God is highly spiritual and it is scriptural as well, so Mr. and Mrs. Emmanuel Elijah, I say congratulations to you both once again”
Pastor Sam also advised couples to continue to make God’s word their guiding principle at times, and urged them not to give room for third party interference in their home.
On their part, Mr. and Mrs. Emmanuel Elijah Jennifer appreciated God for giving them another fruit of the womb, describing such as a rare privilege.
Mrs. Elijah Jennifer who narrated her ordeals during the pregnancy period, heep praises on God for seeing her through the challenging process and also appreciated the Pastor and his wife for their continuous prayers and words of encouragement.
Mrs. Emmanuel Elijah Jennifer described her husband as a pillar of support through all the thick and thin and prayed for more of God’s blessings upon him at all times.