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What Methodist Church Pastor Said About Dr. Bawumia Causes Stir

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Very Reverend Benjamin Akwasi Ansong, the Head Pastor of Ebenezer Methodist Church Congregation in Breman in the Ashanti Region has praised the Vice President, Dr. Mahmoud Bawumia for his religious diversity and tolerance. 

The Vice President together with his wife, Samira Bawumia, and some top government officials graced the 31st Night Service of the Ebenezer Methodist Church Congregation in Breman. The Head Pastor while welcoming the Veep and his entourage, praised the Veep for his understanding of religious tolerance and diversity. 

“We have in our midst tonight Dr. Mahamudu Bawumia and it is refreshing. This shows his understanding of religious tolerance,” the Methodist Pastor said, amidst cheers.

“This is a Christian gathering but he has thought it wise to demonstrate his love and joy, which is in line with what the Bible preaches that, rejoice with those who are rejoicing". Very Reverend Benjamin Akwasi mentioned. 

The Head Pastor, Very Reverend Benjamin Akwasi said it's a known fact that the Vice President is a Muslim but he saw the need to join the Christian fraternity to worship and praise God. He continued to say the whole church is very elated to have the Vice President in their midst and they will continue to pray for him as well as pray for the President of the land, Nana Addo Dankwa Akuffo-Addo. 

“So if today we Christians have gathered here to express our joy and the Vice President (a Muslim) has joined us, we have to be extremely grateful to God for what he has done for our country Ghana. It is something we must hold so firmly.

“If God has touched his heart and he has joined us here, we are happy and we have to pray for him too as we pray, and also pray for His Excellency President Nana Addo Dankwa Akuffo-Addo and the leadership of this country". Very Reverend Benjamin Akwasi said. 

Very Reverend Benjamin Akwasi together with his whole congregation prayed fervently for the Vice President, Dr. Mahmoud Bawumia and President Nana Addo Dankwa Akuffo-Addo as well as for the whole leadership of this country. 

Dr. Bawumia while delivering a short speech to the congregation said the congregation should continue to be tolerant of people with diverse religious beliefs. This will ultimately sustain the peace the country enjoys. 

“We are one people and this is what will sustain the peace we enjoy as a country,” Dr. Bawumia told the congregation". Dr. Bawumia said. 

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