By Rotimi Samuel
The Pentecostal Fellowship of Nigeria(PFN) has began a 3-day National Zonal Retreat in Jos,with the theme:Repostioning for Kingdom and National Reformation.
The Retreat which has five major thrust, is anchored on:Personal Level Revival and Rejuvenation,Family Level Reconcilation and Reinvigoration,Ministerial and Local Church Rebirth,Church Universal Level Unity and Bonding and lastly,National Level Influence and Motivation.
The programme which started on Monday 24th October,2022 has in convergence participants and ministers in all the seven North-Central States of Nigeria,which includes:Bauchi,Nasarrawa,Kwara,Benue,Kogi,Niger and host Plateau States respectively.it Is currently been held at the EBOMI Temple and Towers in Jos.
In his welcome address,National Vice-President PFN,North-Central Zone,Prophet Isa El-Buba brought to fore the expectations of the National President,Bishop Wale Oke on the strategic importance of the North-Central Zone among other zones.
He charged them to live up to expectation:”..as much is expected from them ”.
Adding that he saw it as a challenge:”an impetus to trust God to help our Zone keep faith with the aspirations of our National Office”.
He therefore thanked the members of the PFN for standing by him in the times of difficulty.Praying that the Almighty God will reward the sacrifices of faithful members of the PFN.
Speaking at the sidelines shortly after the end of Monday session,Pst.Haruna Maidoki,Chief of Staff to the National Vice-Chairman,PFN ,North-Central Zone,Prophet Isa El-Buba, commented on the theme of the retreat.
“The theme of this year’s retreat being the first of its kind is very great,unique,special.Its something new,a kind of transformational retreat”.
On the expectations of Nigerians after the programme,he said:
“We are going to expect something new,unique because this men are being prepared to give Nigerians the impact that is needed positively”.
Responding on the turnout for the Retreat,he said that the turn out so far was very impressive considering that it was just only the first day.
“It is unexpected to see the number of persons that turn up today, believe me because this is just the first day of the event and you can see people coming from far distance across various states like Kogi,Benue,Bauchi and others.
This is to show you what the entire programme will look like in the remaining two days to end the Retreat”.
EAGLE EYE NEWS24 reports that the programme will climax with a special session from the National Vice-President’s Office with Reports from all the states from the zone,Reports from Directors,NVP’s Vision vis-à-vis other contending issues.