EASTER:OSUN ASSEMBLY CHIEF WHIP FELICITATES WITH CHRISTIANS, URGES THEM TO EMBRACE GIVING
The Chief Whip of the State of Osun House of Assembly, Hon Tunde Olatunji is felicitating with all Christians in the State and nationwide on the celebration of this year’s Easter.
Hon Olatunji described the death and resurrection of Jesus Christ as one singular and most significant event in the history of mankind which redefined the relationship between man and God, restoring hope and saving mankind from eternal perdition.
The Legislator in a message of celebration noted that, ” the death of Christ symbolised a great sacrifice to rescue man from self afflicted destruction and reconnect him with God. God, through this phenomenon has shown that He truly loves the world”.
The Legislator pointed our that, this year’s celebration coming at a period of global Coronavirus pandemic was very significant and call for sobbers reflections as it put into test the faith of man in God as the only one who has power to change situation.
He therefore urged Christians to “remain unwavering in their faith in God, use the resurrection of His son ,Jesus for a renewed call on him to safe the world from the pandemic”.
The Chief Whip further admonished Christians to use the period of Jesus resurrection to extend love to their neighbors by sharing with them in their little resources at this period of lockdown, noting that “giving remains the most notable sacrifice anyone can make”.
Hon. Olatunji stressed that, celebration of this year’s Easter without the normal pump and pageantry had never removed anything from believer’s faith, but an inevitable sacrifice by all to safe the human race from the challenge of the moment, which would surely become history.
The Legislator called on believers to remember in their prayers, medical workers and other volunteers at the frontline of the COVID-19 response measures.