The Deputy Chairman, Communications Committee in the House of Representatives and Member for Ukanafun/Oruk Anam Federal Constituency, Unyime Idem has urged couples to build their marriage foundation on God so that they help in contributing to national stability and development.
Idem spoke at the Holy Ghost Ambassadors Ministry, Uyo during the 16th marriage anniversary Thanksgiving of the Senior Pastor, Apostle Nyeneime Andy .
The lawmaker described marriage as one of the critical institutions that helps in nation building. He pointed out that a good marriage produces good parenting which give rise to good children that will eventually help in producing a good society.
He attributed anti social vices that is confronting Nigeria’s society to lack of effective parenting and therefore enjoined couples to build their unions on godly foundation.
Idem thanked God for the 16 years of unbroken marriage, commitment, dedication and unbroken love witnessed by Apostle Andy and wife and prayed God to continue to make the union to wax stronger.
He described Apostle Andy as a man of God that possesses eight areas of calling as recorded in 1 Corinthians 12 verse 28, adding that Apostle Andy is also a prophet, teacher, whom God uses to perform Miracles, with the gift of healings among others.
Highpoint of the anniversary was the cutting of cake and special prayer for the family of the celebrator.