From CHARITY Uwakwe, Abia
The founder, Breakthrough Fellowship International, Rev. Dr. Onyeonoro Emmanuel has reiterated his zeal to restore the lost glory of Abia state through his Vision Abia for Christ Initiative.
Speaking during his birthday ceremony, held at his office, in Aba, the commercial hub of Abia state, the Convener of Vision Abia for Christ Initiative stressed that the state ought to be second to none in the country, hence the name, God’s Own state.
The renowned clergy insisted that the said initiative was aimed at restoring Abia to God, adding “Abia is the only state we can find her name in the bible and because Abia is Gods own State, it suppose to be number one in almost everything”.
“Vision Abia for Christ is an initiative to revive Abia and bring back Abia to God. So, wherever you have God a challenge would increase because the devil’s focus and target is to ensure that people are not given breathing space”.
According to him, the program will facilitate the advancement of the good work of the state government, as well as the people’s.
His words: “Vision Abia for Christ is a rivival program to bring back Abia to God and at the same time, promote the good work of the good people of Abia State”, he explained, as he enjoined the people to show gratitude to God for the of Dr. Okezie Ikpeazu, whom he described as a God fearing Governor.
He further argued that other states in the country would in no distance time, desire for a revival like Abia, as they, according to him, would not hesitate to crave for God’s acts in the state and emulate same.
Meanwhile, Rev. O’Emmaunuel who turned down all advances geared towards disclosing his thanked God Almighty for an additional year, in God’s favour upon his life.
Hear him: “I appreciate God again for I am plus one (1) today, the 23rd day of July, 2019. Plus one does not means am a year old rather that I have added one more year to my years on this planet. I am not trying to hide my age. it’s already known. Last year, I celebrated my birthday and today am doing it again to the glory of God but for now, most people say i look older than my age while some say I look younger but I’m believing you to think of how old this young man would be”.
On what he intends to achieve for God and the people of Abia, he pledged to work assiduously with a view to ensuring that the fire which
has been ignited remains aglow, noting that his success both as a Minister and a well meaning Abian has been a function of prayers, faith work and patience.