Anambra State Governor, Chief Willie Obiano, famend gospel preacher, Rev Uma Ukpai and a bunch of different politicians and bishops of assorted Christian denominations on Friday paid their final respect to Bishop Dr Arthur Nwachukwu, the Bishop of Rhema Deliverance Ministry, Worldwide, throughout his interment in Umunya, Oyi Native Authorities Space of Anambra State.
Whereas Governor Obiano, who was represented by his deputy, DR Nkem Okeke praised Bishop Nwachukwu for his dedication to the work of God, Rev Dr Uma Ukpai, who preached on the interment referred to as on all to emulate the lifetime of the late preacher.
Obiano, in a condolence message he despatched to the household mentioned, “All of us mourn his demise, however allow us to thank God for the worthy life he lived whereas in our midst. His dying is an irreparable loss. I’ve little question that Papa has launched into such an excellent passage, on condition that he lived a lifetime of service to God and humanity.”
Bishops of assorted denominations attended the burial, which was themed; The final campaign. A few of them included; Bishops Ayo Oritsejafor, Mike Okonkwo, O.C Dominic, Isaac Idahosa, Osa Oni and a number of other different from internationally.
Sons of the famend preacher, Dr Amaechi Nwachukwu and Barr Ejike Nwachukwu who spoke to DAILY POST mentioned the occasion was really deliberate to be the final campaign of their father, who spent his complete life profitable souls for Christ, and that nothing would excite him greater than holding a campaign that may draw souls to Christ.
Ejike mentioned, “The occasion of the burial of my father could be ineffective if we don’t use it as an avenue to win souls for Christ. We all know that, that’s what would curiosity our father, as a substitute of simply planning a burial for individuals to return and eat and drink.”
Late Bishop Nwachukwu was a famend preacher of the gospel and founding father of Rhema Deliverance Ministry. He has 5 sons, all of that are additionally preachers of the gospel in varied branches of Rhema Deliverance Mission.
He died on twenty eighth December on the age of 78, simply days to his 79th birthday. DAILY POST gathered that he died after summoning his sons to a prayer session, the place he additionally anointed them.
In the meantime, his first son, Dr Chidozie Nwachukwu will on Sunday be ordained because the bishop of the church, to take over from his late dad.