By Olusegun Obisanya
The Nigeria High Commissioner to Trinidad and Tobago, Abubakar Ibrahim, National Leader of Foursquare Gospel Church Nigeria, Rev Sam Aboyeji, among others have congratulated Dr Osaren Emokpae, on his installation as First President and National Leader of the Foursquare Church Trinidad and Tobago.
He was installed during the International Mission Conference in Trinidad as first national leader and President of Foursquare Movement.
In a statement signed by the Publicity Consultant, Mindshare Communications Limited, Mrs Abiola Olayande, Emokpae said that the assignment would focus on inclusive ministry of the total man that sits on the tripod of the word, prayer and institutions.
He added that the gospel would be taken to the homeless, youths and those without hope, showing them that God loves them.
He said that theological seminary will be established along with a campus of Ed-John Institute of Management and Technology to give skills to young people to be entrepreneurs, with micro grants to set up micro enterprises that are scalable, mentorship and helping poor women to get out of poverty.
He said: “The covering cast over Trinidad and some other Caribbean countries are about to be destroyed by the Holy Spirit.
“We intend to intentionally build the Foursquare brand, recognisable throughout the country.
However, the first Board of Directors were installed during the conference including Pastor Turnel Hendrickson as Director for Home Missions and Pastor Samuel Olubode as National Secretary.
The Foursquare Associate Director for Global Expansion and Coordinator of Foursquare Carribbean, Pastor Jonathan Hall; General Overseer emeritus and President, International Refreshing Ministries, Chicago, Rev Olu FarombiI; Group Chief Executive of Insight/Troyka Group, Mr Jimi Awosika; Founder of LAPO Group, Dr Godwin Ehigiamusoe, captains of industries were among many other personalities who also sent their congratulatory messages.