By Ene Asuquo
General Overseer and Founder of Christian Central Chapel Int’l CCCI Calabar, Bishop Dr Gospel Emmah Isong has said that societies rise and fall based on the Precepts of ideal family relationships.
The clergyman made the remàrks While delivering his massage to mark the second edition activities of Africa Spiritual Day celebration at the church auditorium in Calabar which was transmitted live in 54 countries in Africa and 133 Nations across the globe through zoom
Speaking on Ideal Family Relationships the clergy man stated that human family is superior to religions, constitutions stressing that it’s the reason why the devil (Satan) made the family his target.
Bishop Isong who spoke on the theme, “Abasi akara, meaning God rules noted that families were created long before religion stressing that no religion is superior to the family legion.
In his words;”no Nation is superior to the family generation, no television is higher than the family vision and no country’s constitution surpasses the family’s righteous indoctrination”, noting that great societies rise and fall on the precept of the ideal family relationship.
The cleric maintained that true blessings of God run through the families adding that true nations are built around the family values and nothing else.
In his words,” true leaders are first born into families, true love, friendships, fellowships and partnerships are first expressed in families, no wonder Satan’s greatest target is the family”.
He averred that every one walking on earth was born into either a joyful or a broken home adding that somewhere, his or her home training in turn impacts on the society positively or negatively.
“As we gather today to pray for true unity and peace in our World, it is important to remind our policy makers in the United Nations, African Union or any particular nation to ensure a solid legal framework that will protect the rights of the weak and vulnerable in the society especially the women and the girl child”,The cleric stressed.
The ceremony was rounded off with speeches delivered through the zoom by erudite scholars who includes, Imboni, Dr. uZwi-Lezwe Radebe, IAPD-Africa Chairman and founder of The Revelation Spiritual Home; El Hadj Habib Kane, Director of Religious Affairs, Mali; Father Louison Emerick Bissila Mbila, Chaplain at AU from Ethiopia and Venerable Dr Ilukpitiye Panasekara, Chief Monk Buddhist, Tanzania.