The Church Girl – The Original (2)

Pastor Bolaji Akinwumi was the Pastor in Charge at his branch of the Vessels of Honour Fellowship, a mega Church with branches all over the world.  The Church was headed by Dr. Bishop Taiwo Adetiba, who founded the Church and sat as the General Overseer.  As such, Pastor Bolaji, as he was often called, was a very influential man, not only in Christendom, but in the Political sphere too.  Many well-known personalities and celebrities were members of his Fellowship, and their tithes alone ensured his kingly lifestyle was maintained.

As Mary stood in his spacious office, she remembered the very first time she had gone to meet him.  At that time, she had been filled with such hope and expectation, after being directed by another Sister in Church to approach him.  “Pastor Bolaji is very kind.  He will help you”, the lady had said with a reassuring smile.

At sixteen years old, Mary was an unfortunate girl to be burdened with the responsibility of taking care of her three younger siblings, after the sudden demise of her parents during a road traffic accident.  They were not rich to begin with, and the little they had was used to cover burial costs…


The Church Girl – The Book is based on this original story, with a twist, and then some.  It is a lesson-packed story about a love that was destined, but tried in every way.  Mary and Ifeanyi must learn that in order to live, they must first die to self, as their love and faith is tested through many trials and temptations.  Follow this roller-coaster ride about a love that overcomes all, that will grow your faith, or lead you to the One who holds the keys of Life…  


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