Nyaradzo Funeral Services birthday message to 100-year-old Baba Ezekiel Guti, the founder of Zimbabwe Assemblies of God Africa (ZAOGA) church, has got social media buzzing, with many questioning the sincerity and appropriateness of the message.
On May 5th, Baba Ezekiel Guti turned 100 years old, an incredible milestone for the preacher who has touched many lives. To mark the occasion, Nyaradzo Funeral Services took to social media to wish him a happy birthday.
“Today we celebrate the 100th birthday of the great Ezekiel Guti, who was born on May 5, 1923 in Chipinge, Zimbabwe.
He is the founder of the Zimbabwe Assemblies of God Africa (ZAOGA), which is now a worldwide organization with millions of members…..
On this special occasion, we wish Ezekiel Guti a happy 100th birthday and express our gratitude for his tireless efforts in making the world a better place.
May he continue to be blessed with good health and strength to carry on his great work.
While some social media users appreciated Nyaradzo’s birthday message to Baba Guti, others found it odd and even insensitive. Some commenters accused Nyaradzo of being insincere and making light of death.
The controversy surrounding the birthday message highlights the fine line between sincerity and dark humor, particularly in the funeral service industry.