Lagos governor, Babajide Sanwo-Olu has described the President of Loveworld Incorporated otherwise known as Christ Embassy, Pastor Chris Oyakhilome,
as a blessing, not just to members of his church, but to millions of Lagos residents through his ministry and philanthropic gestures
“We also appreciate his unceasing prayers and wise counsel over the years,” the Governor said in his 60th birth anniversary message to the Christ Embassy founder in a statement by his Chief Press Secretary, Mr Gboyega Akosile on Thursday.
Sanwo-Olu also described Oyakhilome as an epitome of dedication and service with over three decades of unblemished records of service in God’s kingdom, and a role model to millions of people, especially the younger generation.
According to him, Pastor Oyakhilome has impacted the body of Christ positively through the propagation of the gospel, built a strong spiritual institution in the world and raised committed Christians across the world.
“On behalf of the government and people of Lagos State, we join family, friends, associates and the entire congregation of Christ Embassy, to felicitate Pastor Chris Oyakhilome on his Diamond Jubilee Celebration.
“Pastor Chris Oyakhilome has been a blessing, not just to members of his church, but to millions of Lagos residents, who have benefited from his ministry and philanthropic gestures. We also appreciate his unceasing prayers and wise counsel over the years.
“As Pastor Chris Oyakhilome celebrates his 60th birthday, it is our prayer that the Almighty God will grant him grace, anointing and strength to continue to spread the gospel of Jesus Christ, minister to the poor and the broken, and proclaim liberty to the captives.
”I pray that the Almighty God will grant him good health to enable him to render more service to humanity and God’s kingdom.
“He will continue to enjoy God’s abundant blessings and everlasting goodness. Amen.” he said.