By Godfred A. Polkuu, GNA
April 21, GNA – Reverend Eastwood Anaba, the President of the Eastwood Anaba
Ministries (EAM) has said the blood of Jesus Christ is the currency that
purchased the souls of humankind from the bondage of sin.
him, no amount of gold, or currency in the world could purchase the grace and
salvation for humankind, especially what Christian enjoyed today.
“The blood of Jesus is most significant to
Christians because that is the currency with which Jesus Christ purchased the
souls of human kind from the bondage of sin and the devil.”
who is the Senior Pastor at Desert Pastures, a branch of Fountain Gate Chapel
(FGC) in Bolgatanga, the Upper East Regional capital, said this in an interview
with the Ghana News Agency (GNA), prior to his sermon at an ongoing Easter
convention of the church dubbed “International Xtra Oil 2019.”
He said Jesus
Christ knew no sin, and was the most popular element who ever walked on the
surface of the world, died for everybody, brought the whole world together,
through the cross on which He died, which became the point of unity.
“I pray in the
name of Jesus that you will not allow your personal pain and inconvenience into
your family, your business, your ministry, Ghana and the world together. No
more polarization, no division; just one people” he said.
Pastor and Reverend Clement Anchebah, Chairman of FGC are the main speakers of
the five-day convention, which brought together members of the church within
Ghana and beyond to worship.
annual convention is on the theme: “Purpose.”
When the GNA
visited the Regional Ghana National Association of Teachers (GNAT) hall, where
members of the Assemblies of God (AG) churches in the Bolgatanga Municipality
had gathered for Easter convention, Reverend Dr Lazarus Apambila Akaburi,
Senior Pastor of the Redemption Centre of the AG church, in a sermon urged
Christians to emulate the examples of Jesus Christ.
“As a church,
as a body of Christ, we must also follow the steps of Christ by being humble
and obedient. We need to care about each
other and love one another. If we love one another with the mind of Christ,
that is the only way we can make it.”
He called on
members of the church to desist from selfishness and greed, but show love and
care to each other, live together to the glory of God, and stressed that “Jesus
is coming back for His people.”
which is on the theme: “Bearing the fruit of the spirit” has other speakers
such as Reverend Dominic Ziba, the Upper East Regional Superintendent of the AG
church, Reverend Dr Emmanuel Atia, Senior Pastor of the Victory AG church, and
Reverend Rockson Jambeidu, the Host District Pastor.