The Mountain of Fire and Miracles Ministries (MFM) has announced the closure of all church branches in restricted areas, due to coronavirus pandemic.
The decision was contained in a statement after a state-wide broadcast on Thursday in Lagos and Ogun respectively.
The Church has shut down all services in the affected states to prevent an outbreak of Coronavirus.
This was contained in a statement signed by the Assistant General Overseer (Administration), Pastor Gbesan Adebambo in the Church’s headquarters at Onike Iwaya, Lagos.
The statement reads in parts;
“We write to draw your attention to the directive from the Governments of Lagos and the Ogun States, respectively, banning all religious meetings and gatherings of more than fifty worshippers as an urgent measure taken to curtail the widespread of the global pandemic coronavirus in the aforementioned states.
“In strict compliance with the government’s directive, you are hereby instructed as follows:
“No services including deliverance ministrations must hold in any of MFM branches at all levels in the Region under your supervision until further notice.
“Likewise, all house fellowship meetings at any of the centres are postponed until further notice.
“All members are to engage in 30 days Personal Prayer Retreat, beginning from Sunday, 22nd March 2020 to Monday, 20th April 2020 and the prayer booklet would be made available free.