The seven short exhortations that accompanied the seven lessons all centred on the sacrifice the preachers said Jonathan made to keep the county united.
They compared his decision to concede defeat in the last Saturday’s presidential elections and congratulate the President-elect, Gen. Muhammadu Buhari (retd.) to the sacrifice Jesus Christ made to save mankind.
All the preachers commended the President for such a bold step.
The service also featured rendition of special hymns as well as intercessory prayers for the President, for peace and for the country at large.
He was accompanied to the service that featured the Seven Words of Christ on the Cross by Governor Seriake Dickson of Bayelsa State; and the Executive Secretary of the Nigerian Christians Pilgrims Commission, Mr. John Kennedy-Okpara.
Others were the Chairman of the Federal Civil Service Commission, Mrs. Joan Ayo; Managing Director of the News Agency of Nigeria, Mr. Ima Niboro; and the Permanent Secretary of the Ministry of Power, Ambassador Godknows Igali.