SUNDAY, MAY 15, 2011
IKWERRE DISTRICT OF ASSEMBLIES OF GOD MINISTRIES AND WIVES HOLDS RETREAT AT IBRU CENTRE
BY REV. CANON GABRIEL KPAGBAN
The Ikwerre District of Assemblies of God Church, Nigeria held a three day ministers’ and wives’ retreat at the Ibru Centre, Agbarha-Otor, on the 2nd to 4th of May, 2011.
It was an in-house retreat that exposed the crop of ministers and their wives to the nitty-gritty of the ministry. Topics such as: Unique information for leaders, avoiding leadership stress, relationship in leadership, leadership in times like this and the role of the leader’s wife were extensively explored.
The pastors and their wives were challenged, encouraged and spurred up for greater ministerial exploits. The speakers in this retreat were Rev. Dr. Gift Asuru the district superintendent and his members of Presbytery.
In the course of the retreat, the ministers had power sections of prayers for the church, their members and the society. They prayed extensively for the growth and prosperity of Nigeria, especially at such a crucial time like this in our national history.