The general Overseer of the Mountain of Fire and Miracles Ministries, MFM, Pastor Daniel Olukoyah shut all its churches in Lagos and Ogun States in order to stop the spread of the deadly Coronavirus.
Olukoya also declared 30 days prayer and fasting for all members of the church to seek divine intervention for COVID-19.
The Assistant General Overseer (Administration), Pastor Gbesan Adebambo in the Church’s headquarters at Onike Iwaya, Lagos, said “We write to draw your attention to the directive from the Governments of Lagos and Ogun States, respectively, banning all religious meetings and gatherings of more than fifty worshippers as an urgent measure taken to curtail the wide spread of the global pandemic coronavirus in the aforementioned states.”
The Church will now do it’s services online in order to obey government’s directive.
It added that all house fellowship meetings at any of the centres were postponed till further notice.
House fellowship are not allowed at this time.
According to the statement, “Church premises should not be opened to members/worshipers for services. However, Pastors/Ministers must be positioned at the church entrance gates(s) to attend to the uniformed members, anoint them and hand Personal Prayer booklet over to them.
“Members are to be encouraged to hook up to online page on which ministration on video will be streamed live from the International Headquarters covering the period of the interim arrangement, connecting through https:ntainoffire.org/messages. Other online platforms are; MFM youtube, streaming faith prayer, azure and audio-only prayer, MFM facebook channel and MFM Television.”