The wedding ceremony and traditional marriage ceremony between Tariladei Gboriye Borogha and Prince Ekaunkumo Amgbare has been consummated with fanfare.at the Living Faith Church, aka Winners Chapel, Imgbi Road, Amarata and the Ernest Ikoli Press Centre of the Nigerian Union Of Journalists’ Ekeki Yenagoa.
The Resident Pastor of Winners Chapel,Imgbi Road, Pastor Global Omoregbe while joining the couple in holy matrimony described marriage as sweet, beautiful and urged husbands to love their wives and provide for them.
Speaking on the topic “Responsibilities of Marriage”, Pastor Omoregbe said everyone needs companion.
Taking his text reading from Genesis 2:18, the Man of. God described women as the power base of the world.
He said man will become miserable without a woman in his life.
Pastor Omoregbe noted that bad society is caused by bad marriage which produce wayward Children and advised married couples to have the fear of God to raise good children.
Reading from Ephesians 5: 22-25, the Man of God charged wives to submit to their husbands and admonished husbands to love their wives, which he stated was revealed by Solomon in the Old testament when he said ” Love your wife and be satisfied with her breast.
The Man of God listed the responsibilities of marriage on the part of husband to include unconditional love, honour, value and respect their wives and provide for them.
He urged husbands to give their wives what they admire in other women and remain faithful.
Pastor Omoregbe quoting from Luke 1:18 listed strategies to protect marriage to include prayers, avoid wrong company, regular payment of tithes, learn to cook well and share whatever they have with each other.
Pastor Ebi Jones Odoni administered the communion on the newly wedded couple while Pastor Vincent Andrew reading from Deuteronony 28:1-14 pronounced the pastoral blessings on the couple and prayed God to bless, protect, be fruitful and grant them long life and prosperity.
The couple accompanied by family members signed the marriage Register while Pastor Omoregbe presented the wedding certificate to the couple and formally pronounced Mr.& Mrs.Prince Ekankumo Amgbare as husband and wife.
The Winners Churche Choir sang Open Heaven spirit filled songs to bless the newly wedded couple.
At the wedding reception and traditional marriage which held at the Ernest Ikoli Press Centre of the Nigerian Union Of Journalists’, Ekeki Yenagoa, Chairman of the occasion, Mr. Samuel Numungegi who incidentaly is the NUJ Chairman Bayelsa State Council in his opening remarks identified love. tolerance, good communication, faithfulness, respect for each other’s feelings, tolerance and resistance to third party interference as corner stones to build a successful married life.
He described marriage as a continuous school of life where no body graduates, adding that it is the only institution participants are issued certificate on admission to learn, grow while living together to prove the worth of the certificate.
He prayed God to bless the couple to live a fulfill married life.
The Master of Ceremony, Samson Ebi, aka Crazy Samo supervised the cutting of the cake after counting down on the number of children they desire to have from 20 to 4.
The traditional marriage was conducted in the Ijaw native laws, customs and tradition which witnessed exchange of drinks and payment of bride price and prayers from the bride’s father for the couple.
The couple took to the dance floor and showcased their well rehearsed, practised deft dancing steps with well wishers responding with a naira rain in different denominations as a show of solidarity and appreciation of the couple.