Worshipers at the House on The Rock Church Abuja are still in shock over the fire that broke out Sunday at the church building.
NAN reporter who passed by the airport road on Sunday reports that the building was visibly ablaze while fire fighters were struggling to put out the flames.
The cause of the fire is yet unknown.
A member of the Church who spoke to NAN said the main building had not been in use for a while now as renovation work was going on.
Members of the church confirmed that things were normal as at 1pm when Sunday service ended.
According to a twitter user Abayomi Shogunle, there were 7 fire-fighter trucks at the church premises trying to put out the fire.
Shogunle also tweeted a video of the burning church.
House on the Rock was founded in December 1994 by Pastor Paul A. Adefarasin in Lagos, Nigeria.
The ministry was established to be a vanguard 21st century Church with a vision of empowering believers for the fulfilment of their God-ordained destinies.
Since its’ inception the Church has grown far beyond the borders of Lagos, with over 40 daughter Churches and missions in Nigeria and across the globe.
The Abuja Church popularly called “The Refuge” by church members was formed in 1999 as a springboard for strategic ministry in the northern region of Nigeria and beyond.
Source : NAN