GOFAMINT Men Fellowship was inaugurated during the  Annual Convention of the Mission in the Year 1998. The  Fellowship was inaugurated on behalf of the Mission by  the Assistant General Secretary of the Mission, Pastor S.  A. Kolawole, who delivered the message of the day. It was  Pastor Abel Afolabi who explained the contents of the  Operational Guideline of the Fellowship to the gathering  and answered questions bothering on the operation and  activities of the fellowship.

 Later in the year, Elder Abel Afolabi, now a Pastor, was  appointed to be the First National Leader of the Men  Fellowship, he was saddled with the responsibility of  establishing the fellowship in all the districts of the  Mission. The purpose of the fellowship is to foster unity among  men in GOFAMINT, to rekindle the fire of evangelism  among men and to enhance the growth of Men for self-  actualization. This vision has been carried to every nook  and cranny of the Mission.

 Under the new arrangement of the Mission, Regional,  District and Area Pastors have been appointed as Men  Fellowship leaders in their domain. They are to be  assisted by an assistant who must have to attend men’s  fellowship leaders’ meeting at the national level. Leadership: The National Executive Committee of the  Fellowship (MEFNEC) oversees the activities of the  fellowship. The present members are Pastor Abel O.

Afolabi, the National Leader as the Chairman, Pastor  Femi Omowumi, National Secretary, Pastor S. O.  Adebayo, Treasurer, Pastor P. K. Oyedotun, Pastor (Prof)  H.B. Olaniyi, Pastor J. O. Oladeji, R.P. 6, Pastor S. O.  Shoretire, R.P. 8, Pastor E. O. Afolabi, R.P.5, Pastor M. O.  Ojuolape, R.P. 10,  Pastor M. A. Olatunji, D.P. Iwo Road,  Evangelist H. A. Oshodi, Elder Edward John  Mamuoreghen, Elder R. A. Sowole, the Financial  Secretary  The fellowship organizes annual Conference for all local  chapters of the fellowship in all Districts and Areas of the  Mission. It also organizes biennial conference for all men  in GOFAMINT at the national level.

The last one was held  in March 3-5, 2011 with the theme “Lifestyle of Highly  Successful Men” It was well attended by men in the  Mission. The Guest Speaker was the former Managing  Director and Editor-in-chief of the Nigerian Tribune who  ministered powerfully on 60 HABITS OF HIGHLY  SUCCESSFUL PEOPLE. Another National Conference  has been slated for the First week of March 2013. Pastor  Peter Oyewole of Itamaga Area has been chosen as the  Chairman with Dr. Rufai from Moore District as the  Secretary. The theme for the conference is “Total Man”  The Fellowship has embarked on the construction of a  three storey building project tagged as the Men’s House at  the Gospel Town Ibadan. The building is under  construction.

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