The imminent union of Carissa Sharon Oyakhilome and Phillip Frimpong is just a day away. This momentous event was kicked off with an engagement party on Friday, the 4thof October at the Publishing Rhapsody Campus, aka PRC.
Carissa Sharon Oyakhilome, the daughter of Nigeria’s most prominent spiritual leader, Pastor Chris Oyakhilome is about to be wed.
Pastor Chris is a world renowned spiritual leader that has ministered countless religious conventions, he is also the author of Rhapsody of Realities.
The gospel singer celebrated her engagement party yesterday. The event, according to multiple reports, was the biggest engagement party Nigeria has ever seen, with the most esteemed spiritual leaders and celebrities in attendance.
Although the party was yesterday, the buzz is creating such immense traffic across all Nigerian mobile networks due to live the upcoming LoveWorld radio broadcast of the entire ceremony.
The couple celebrated with thousands of guests and members of Christ Embassy Church, also known as Believers’ LoveWorld Incorporated, community members and of course their dearly beloved family and friends were also in attendance.
The event was filled with elegance and style as thousands of guests danced around in their most breathtakingly beautiful and colorful dresses.
The center of them, of course, the bride to be, herself, Sharron Carrisa Oyhikolme. The woman of the hour wore a traditional wrap around red dress, encrusted with diamante and a matching traditional coral beaded necklace.
Her groom, Phillip Frimpong, co-founder of ONUA is no also no stranger to style and donned a traditional Ghanaian outfit. The international entrepreneur wore traditional green Kente fabric that is used in Ghanaian weddings. The ceremony was like a perfect mix of these precious cultures.
Guests were heard repeatedly stating how perfect everything stating how the couple looked like a king and queen.
Guests were also reportedly in awe of the décor and location of the event. The event, that took place the Publishing Rhapsody Campus was filled with lavish decorations. It’s marble walls and floor emanated elegance and was the perfect fit for such an occasion
Among the many guests, Nigeria’s top celebrities were present. Popular comedian Bishop Chikancy made a stand-up appearance and reportedly had the entire hall in fits of laughter.
The atmosphere was buzzing with activities, performances and musical acts by Nigeria’s top gospel artists. There were several performances by an array of different gospel musicians, which included Testimony, T.A.K and UR Flames.
Testimony AKA Mr Jaga created a massive stir in the party. Attendees were seen jumping and screaming for joy over his stage presence. UR Flames’ ‘I don’t want this to end’ had guests jumping and dancing so much that ground was vibrating.
The artists performed their songs,leaving (according to one of the guests) “moved beyond words”.
The Oyakhilome engagement party, while filled with fun and jaw dropping performances, still kept it a certain air of grace and elegance. This was particularly notable in the speeches. Guests were seen tearing up as many of the esteemed Christ Embassy minsters gave their blessings to the couple.
Sharon and Phillip were completely inseparable throughout the entire party. Onlookers commented repeatedly about the way they would lock eyes with each other. The couple danced together and inspired the room with love and affection. Phillip, who has stated in the past that he cannot wait to marry his “best friend” could not tear his eyes away from her.
Sharron Carissa has expressed that she is eagerly awaiting this precious day to commence. Having found the love of her life has made her father, the renowned international spiritual leader, Pastor Chris, beyond proud.
Pastor Chris has stated in the past that love is centered around spiritual growth. “You know you’re really growing when the love of God is manifested more and more in your words, thoughts, attitudes and actions,”.
This is a great testament to the power of faith, for the more you believe and, the more love your soul harvests. A loving soul is ripe for a mature relationship, this is a monumental step in human life and should be treated with great care.
The Oyhakilome engagement was indeed an inspiring day of love and faith. The main event is imminent, yet this was certainly prelude to a long and blessed journey of the Oyhakilome family.
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