New particulars have emerged on how actress and mum of dual boys, Funke Akindele was healed in a Celestial Church of Christ (CCC) parish after fainting in boarding college years in the past.
One Kunle Hamilton, a former editor with ThisDay newspapers, through Fb, narrated how made the recollection in a Fb submit on Tuesday, two days after the actress introduced her return to the church.
That is coming after Funke Akindele visited the CCC SBJ Cathedral and CCC Wonderland Cathedral each in Alimosho, Lagos on Sunday for her forty fifth birthday thanksgiving and to hunt assist from the church in her quest to grow to be deputy governor of the state in 2023.
Talking in one of many parishes, the Peoples Democratic Occasion (PDP) deputy governorship candidate stated “I used to be born and raised in Celestial. My scenario was like that of a misplaced sheep that God calls again house.”
Reacting to the criticism that trailed Funke’s return to the church, Hamilton, an elder within the CCC, stated he has recognized the Akindeles for nearly 30 years and feels obliged to commend Funke for popping out boldly to name herself a Celestian.
Funke Akindele has been a Celestian for over 36 years. Her youngest sibling, Mariah Abimbola Akindele aka ‘Mama’ was born and christened within the CCC, and he or she stays extraordinarily keen about her religion.
The Akindeles joined the CCC at Agiliti Parish 1 underneath Prophet Adekoya and spent lots of time in church.
At totally different instances, all of them attended CCC Ibukunolu Parish, Ketu-Alapere underneath Shepherd Oyelakin, CCC Ojodu Parish on Aina Road and CCC Olusosun Parish, Ojota as their household house addresses modified.”
On the fainting incident, the founding editor of ThisDay’s Glitterati stated, “There was a time Funke was severely unwell in boarding college. She fainted and was rushed to Olusosun Parish the place she was miraculously healed by God.”
Though the actress had publicly recognized with the Mountain of Fireplace and Miracles Ministries (MFM) in recent times, Hamilton continued: “Funke’s late dad and her mother who could be very a lot alive and who rose to the rank of SSES, had been Celestians for a few years. Her father later joined the Methodist Church however gave his blessings for the remainder of his household to worship in CCC.”