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Archbishop Palmer-Buckle begs for quicker funerals

Written by | August 17, 2018 | 0
The Archbishop of Cape Coast, Charles Palmer-Buckle has called for a shift in the mindset of how society wastes a lot of time, money and resources on funerals. Whilst commending the family of the late J.H Mensah for being able to organize his funeral within 40 days, he admonished mourners at the Accra International Conference Center to spend time on the living as he delivered his sermon. “I hope all Ghanaians will take a cue and do same if not even better. Let us all do well and do all we can to bury our loved ones within one or two weeks after their death. “Lying interminably in the cold mortuary is not very pleasant for any soul that wants to be off to go to God,” he added. J.H Mensah was a founding member of the governing New Patriotic Party (NPP). He served the

Know how churches use their monies before taxing them – EP Church Moderator

Written by | August 17, 2018 | 0
Rev Seth Senyo Agidi, Moderator of General Assembly of the Evangelical Presbyterian Church The Moderator of General Assembly of the Evangelical Presbyterian Church has said there must be a proper investigation into how churches use their monies before a consideration can be made into whether they must pay taxes or not. Very Rev. Seth Senyo Agidi stressed that especially with one-man churches where one person assumes several positions, there is the need to know how the money is used so they can be taxed. “In the well-established churches that are regulated by a constitution, there are laws which we abide by, so we pay salaries to our pastors and they do not have to take more than they are entitled to. “But in the modern day one-man church that the founder is the financial secretary,

Pastor who congregants gifted private jet dragged to court for impregnating church member

Written by | August 17, 2018 | 0
A Canada-based Ghanaian pastor, Martin Kofi Danso, has made headlines following revelations that he has impregnated a member of his church. Pastor Danso is reported to have impregnated the church member and later sought to conceal the information after the matter went to court. According to Thestar.com, Danso asked the court to extend a publication ban and seal order on a court file related to allegations that he fathered a child with former congregant Chris-Ann Bartley. ALSO READ  Rawlings didn’t call me crook – Anita Desoso  Tamale Central MP dares Akufo-Addo to ‘arrest’ Khandahar boys Conversion of halls senseless, we’ll fight it – Kantanga Alumni In a sworn affidavit filed with the court, Danso claimed he had never had intimate relations with Bartley but a DNA

I’ve Submitted Myself To EOCO–Otabil

Written by | August 14, 2018 | 0
Pastor Mensa Otabil Pastor Mensa Otabil has disclosed the Economic and Organised Crimes Office (EOCO) is investigating him over developments leading to the collapse of Capital Bank. As the board chairman of the defunct Capital Bank, the anti-graft body has invited him over circumstances leading to the revocation of the bank’s license by the Central Bank a year ago. In a statement to state his side of the story following social media backlash over his role at the bank, the preacher said: “Since the takeover of the bank exactly a year ago today, various mandated state institutions have been investigating and working to arrive at a comprehensive understanding of what happened, why it happened and who was responsible for what. I have been invited by EOCO and I have submitted

Dr. Mensa Otabil’s Integrity Is Intact; Stainless

Written by | August 12, 2018 | 0
The International Central Gospel Church (ICGC) has affirmed its loyalty to its head pastor, Dr. Mensa Otabil, amid controversy over the role he may have played in malfeasances that led to the collapse of Capital Bank. Dr. Otabil, the former Board Chairman of the now-defunct bank, appeared to be aware of the misuse of liquidity support from the Bank of Ghana, according to an investigative report sighted by citinewsroom.com. The liquidity support amounted to GHc 610 million. However, ICGC’s leadership and membership stressed what they described as Dr. Otabil’s integrity and transparency over 30 years of service in a statement of support. “Throughout this period, you have demonstrated integrity at its highest level before us. Many of us have built our Christian character around the values

20 Foods That Are Killing You Slowly

Written by | August 11, 2018 | 0
Did you know that there are foods you are eating every day that are killing you slowly? Most of us have a number of these foods on our menu, but if you combine all of these, you’ll get a deadly combo and you need to start making changes to your diet. So analyze what you eat and start making the right choices today. Here’s the list of 20 foods that are killing you slowly. Try to avoid or limit the intake of these foods as much as you can. Some of these foods lead to high blood pressure, high cholesterol, heart disease, diabetes, Alzheimer’s, and even cancer. Not to forget obesity and all the anxiety and depression that can come with it. 1.      Canned Tomato Sauce newmanfoods.com Canned tomato sauce is a killer in disguise. It’s a hidden source of sugar and it would never even cross

WordDigest: Five Lessons To Glean From Cornelius

Written by | August 11, 2018 | 0
“Cornelius was frightened and stared intently at him and said, “What is it, lord (sir)?” And the angel said to him, “Your prayers and gifts of charity have ascended as a memorial offering before God [an offering made in remembrance of His past blessings].” [Acts 10:4] Living Bible Cornelius was a centurion and a devoted man to the things of God. One day in a vision, an angel of the Lord appeared to him. What did he do to have an angel of the lord visited him? Why did an angel of the Lord appeared to him? Today, our discussion will dwell on five lessons to glean from the vision of Cornelius meeting with an Angel of the Lord. 1. Cornelius feared God. Fearing God means respecting and be obedient to God’s word. So fear God in all your ways. 2. He ensured that

Understanding The Ministry Of Jesus Christ, His Body As One Organic Cultivation

Written by | August 11, 2018 | 0
Dear Lord JESUS CHRIST thank you for giving many YOUR wisdom of understanding to make the organic development of the the CHURCH, YOUR BODY, THE BRIDE a reality. Despite the attempt by MEN like Constantine, national and international institutions to or formation of it in their own ways. During the next few days or weeks I will standing on the shoulders of the HOLY SPIRIT, The Patriarch reveal the wisdom of God in this matter. It’s evident that many have got it wrong from the AGES after the departure of the physical presence of Jesus Christ from the earth sorted their own ways of growing the CHURCH in their minds. One could see immediately how even the Patriarch started to interpret the practices and handling of the members. Paul by the HOLY SPIRIT revelations steered brother

Church tax long overdue – Evangelist Oduro

Written by | August 11, 2018 | 0
pastor Renowned preacher, Evangelist Stephen Oduro is in full support of churches paying taxes to government. According to him, government has taken too long in taking monies from the churches for nation building. Speaking on Asempa FM’s Ekosii Sen programme Friday, the evangelist bemoaned the extravagant lifestyle of pastors at the expense of poor members. “Government has even kept long in taking the taxes….People give a lot of money to the churches, and pastors will use the money to travel abroad and be with their girlfriends” he said. SEE ALSO: Fela Kuti inspired my face painting – Epixode “I fully support this, and government can use the money from the taxes to assist the free education….Government should monitor these churches every single Sunday” he added. The

The 10 Most Expensive Cognac Bottles of All-Time

Written by | August 10, 2018 | 0
Brandy is made by distilling wine. Cognac is a very specific brandy, which legally must be made in a very specific manner from specific grapes, and only in the Cognac region of France. So from the get-go, cognac is pretty pretentious. Add an artsy bottle, a few extra years of aging, and a prestigious name, and you have the ultimate in conspicuous consumption. For example: 10. Hennessy Ellipse Our number ten spot comes from one of the most well known names in cognac production, Hennessy. Bottled in an updated version of the classic Thomas Bastide crafted Baccarat crystal decanter, which was made popular by another member of the Hennessy family and predecessor to Ellipse, Hennessy Timeless, Ellipse is said to taste of crystallized fruit, wild roses, and earth tones, a whittling down of Hennessy’s