The Executive Governor of Taraba State, Arc. Darius Ishaku and his amiable wife, Barr. Mrs Anna Ishaku with the company of some Commissioners, Special Advisers were present today at the UMCN Church Nukkai Jalingo, to felicitate with Rev. Dopah Micah for clocking 50 years.
Governor Ishaku cheered the man of God to keep preaching the gospel and to continue building peace in the hearts of men so that his entire life on earth will be a testimonial to the world.
He also asked the Church to continue to pray for him and Taraba State because prayers is the most needed in all aspect of life especially in this time of trials.
The celebrant, Rev. Dopah said he is thanking God because only the living gives thanks to God and he is alive, strong and healthy. He said he is not celebrating 50 months but 50 years and said God is the reason for his survival and smile, Dopah said he would have died but the mercies of God kept him.He mentioned several instances when his life would have been over but because of the task God has ahead for him he kept him.
Meanwhile, Rev. Dr. Ibrahim Bitrus gave his exhortation saying life at a certain time will be difficult but all should have the will to stand and always trust God and not waver from their faith for the almighty is always with those who serve and fear him.
He said nothing should separate a person from the love of God, impelling every leader to have the heart of forgiveness because God almighty forgives and without us replicating Christ then the world will be a place that dehumanizes every aspect of heaven in us.
He concluded by saying forgiveness is powerful than hatred and our good works should be the way of every aspect of life.