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Entertainment of Tuesday, 23 October 2018

Source: Myjoyonline.com

I’m struggling, it is not easy being a Christian – Efia Odo confesses

Actress and TV Presenter, Efia Odo, has admitted that she is having a difficult time living as a Christian.

Though she has been severely criticised for exposing her body on social media, the actress insists in an interview that she is a devoted Christian.

“When I was in my early 20s…I played Sonnie Badu’s ‘Covenant Keeping God’ in my room after watching a sermon by Juanita Bynum. I started praying…The Holy Spirit took over…I started speaking in tongues. I just heard a voice saying ‘I am with you’. Nobody touched me,” she disclosed in an interview on ‘This Is Gospel’ on Hitz FM.

Efia Odo was quick to add that her Christian walk has not been easy in today’s world as he reveals that she constantly battles with sin.

‘It was like I was lukewarm. My flesh and spirit were always fighting,” she Franky 5, host of the show.

“I am in love with Him but I am struggling. To live in this world that we live in now and to be a pure Christian, worshipping God in spirit and in truth is not something that is so easy to do,” Efia Odo continued.

Speaking of her Christian life, the actress stated that her journey began when she was a teenager and also a member of a church choir in New York in the U.S.

According to her, she desired to discover God on her own so she refused to attend the same Church with her mum before joining the choir.

Efia Odo admitted that after attending Church for a while, she started “losing” the essence of being in church because, she only wanted to prove to people that she was a good girl.

The TV Presenter noted that she got saved after listening to the sermon by Dr. Jaunita Bynum titled “No More Sheets”.

In spite of all these experiences, the actress disclosed that her walk with Christ hasn’t been easy.