Wandi Diocess Warmly Welcomes Rev. Yohana Wajo Benjamin As Their Bishop Elect
July 22, 2017(Nyamilepedia) —– A South Sudan Episcopal Church pastor, Rev. Wesley Bokati Natana Abraham, who is currently residing in Nairobi, Kenya, endorses election of Bishop Johannes Wajo Benjamin as the Bishop of the Episcopal Church of South Sudan for Wandi Diocess.
“Please accept my congratulations for your timely election today at Munuki Church in Juba as the first Bishop Elect of Episcopal Church Of South Sudan, Diocese of Wandi.”Said Rev. Wesley in a statement extended to Nyamilepedia.
“May Almighty God guide, protect and be with you as you lead His people at this difficult time. Be assured of my prayers and support to your leadership.” Rev. Wesley continued.
Rev. Wesley and his congregation pray for the new Bishop to have God’s favor and blessings in his duties.
“May the peace of God which passes all understanding, keep your heart and mind in the knowledge and love of God and of His son Jesus Christ our Lord, and may the blessing of God the Father, Son and the Holy Spirit, be amongst you and remain with you always-Amen.” Rev. Wesley Prays.
Many other congregations who received Bishop Yohana today at the Munuki church expressed the same feeling and pass on more blessings to their new Bishop to lead them in love, peace and prosperity.
“We need to thanks God Rev yuhana wajo was elected bishop of wandi diocese” Said Amin Azibon, another member of Wandi Diocess.
On his social media page, Thomas Kenneth shared a short video clip and calls on his friends on Facebook to watch the video and share the joy with him.
“Dear all, can you watch live video of the happiness and events following the election of Rev. Yuhanas Wajo as Bishop of Wandi Diocese, which took place today on 22nd July 2017 at St. Thomas Parish Church in Munuki, Juba”
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Similar words of happiness were reiterated by other members of Wandi Church such as Keyidri Idri, who wrote:
“God we trust in your ways. Thanks for this leader. I pray that politicians should not temper with him and that they allow him perform his job in Jesus name. Congratulation Bishop Yohanas Wajo.” Keyidri reiterates.
Despite jubilation and warm welcome, a few members of Wandi congregation urge the new Bishop to improve his sermon.
“he is good pastor but he has to improve his sermon otherwise he will be a village Bishop.” Said Noah Issa Noah on social media.