Faithful servants in the vineyard of God were yesterday honoured for their selfless service to God and humanity as Global Focus Magazine held its 2nd Public Lecture and Award ceremony.
Among those honoured include Deaconess Florence Oluwaremikun Adeboriota, Apostle Boboye Olabowale Victor, Pastor Bola Akinloye, Prophet (Dr) Samuel Oluwagbemiga, Apostle (Dr) Buoye Anthony Oluwafemi and Prophet Daniel Aluko among others.
In his lecture which centred around Christians Participation in Politics: The Roles of the Church, Pastor Omiyedun Toyin cited biblical examples of people God used in the political space to birth change.
While enjoining Christians to go into politics, he further noted that they must have the doggedness to prevail saying that God will use available vessels in the political structure to rewrite histories of nations.
The chairman of the occasion, Very Rev.d Agboola Raphael Ayodeji, Chairman, Christian Welfare Board while also stressing the need for Christians not to shy away from politics, said if they desire to see a change in the polity, they must avail themselves the opportunity to serve the people in the political space.
Earlier in his remarks, the publisher, Mr. Ayodele Ologunoola while welcoming guests expressed congratulations to the awardees for leading exemplary lives noting that the award is a call to more service
Present at the event are, Apostle Prophet ( Dr) Z.B Adeboriota, Chairman, Christian Association of Nigeria (CAN), Rev’d Fr. Ologunwa and his Deputy, former Chairman of CAN in Ondo State, Rev’d Dr. Ayoola Oladapo, Apostle T.O Shiwoniku, Pastor Ajayi, Engr. Ben Akwe and others.