By Richard Thomas, Ibadan
All roads will lead to the magnificent Arora Conference Centre, Ring Road, Osogbo, Osun State this Saturday, as the crème de La creme in Christian Dom and in our society will come together to celebrate the 75th and 65th birthday ceremony of revered clergy Prophet John and Lady Evangelist Bolanle Ologbonyo who have served God in various capacity over the years.
The birthday bash according to the son of the celebrants, Prophet Ade Olognonyo is put together to honour and celebrate his parents adding that the occasion will also see them celebrate 5th year of their peaceful retirement from civil service.
The event will attract gospel music icons and top men of God like Prophet Hezekiah Oladeji CAC General Evangelist as guest speaker, Evangelist Bola Are, pastor Joseph Adelakun of Ayewa fame, Goke Bajowa, Evangelist Bisi Alawiye Aluko and host of others.
Speaking on the occasion, son of the celebrants, Prophet Ade Ologbonyo, planter Christ Apostolic Church, Church of Boanerges, Ise/Orun, Ekiti State, said the celebrant deserve the honour owing to their commitment and selfless services in the vineyard of God over the years.
“My parents deserve the honour of having served well in the vineyard of God. They also have served humanity selflessly in various capacity. They deserve the honour,” he said.
He said it is a good thing to appreciate the grace and love of God in ones life with occasions like this, especially when one is still alive.
Prophet Ologbonyo admonished Christians to serve God with fear and a heart of appreciation at all times.
He urged Christians to be prayerful and steadfast at this end-time adding that Christians ought to embark on intense evangelism to win more souls unto Jesus Christ.
Other dignitaries expected at the occasion include professor Michael Ologunde, Vice-Chancellor, LAUTECH Ogbomoso as the father of the day, Reverend (Dr) Ibukun Odusote as mother of the day, pastor Joko Okupe Agbomagbe as chairman of the day, and pastor Tunde Kajogbola as Chief Guest of Honour.
Others are Pastor Abraham Akinosun, CAC President World Wide as spiritual father of the day, His Royal Majesty Oba Olugbenga Ajayi the Olugbole of Igbole Ekiti, Evangelist Dr. Bola Are, as spiritual mother of the day, Oba ZOA Adewunmi the Olowuro of Otun Ekiti as Royal Father of the day and many others.