GOD LOVES YOU; Take pride in it

This is one aspect of God's love i have come to learn and still learning to intentionally embrace. For reasons i do not want to understand except that it is by Gods favor, i have been blessed to have an earthly father who mirrors to me an earthly understanding and picture of how much and…

Advertisements

real people series….LIVING IN FORGIVENESS

Many of us are familiar with Jesus' teaching about forgiving people up to seventy times seven or the teaching of Jesus about praying for our enemies and going the extra mile. Turning the right cheek if someone should slap you on the left or the Lords prayer teaching us that forgiveness of others is a…

LESSON FROM HANNAH: Duty or Honor

And she vowed a vow, and said, O Lord of hosts, if thou wilt indeed look on the affliction of thine handmaid, and remember me, and not forget thine handmaid, but wilt give unto thine handmaid a man child, then I will give him unto the Lord all the days of his life, and there shall no razor come…

A LITTLE WELCOME MUSING. TOUGH LOVE…..Lesson from my MTA bus ride

I am super excited to be back and writing on the blog!! Yyyhipeee!! It was indeed a long unintended break but seem only like yesterday. Everyday had come with its demands  sometimes overwhelming, sometimes joyous and still other times met me traveling. In all it's been all busy trying to make for a better future.…

CLEAN THE CLOSET AND MAKE ROOM FOR 2016

  End of the year is always marked with some degree of emotions. For some it starts with cleaning the house. Some cultures believe in changing the curtains, repainting and even go as far as changing furniture. I remember some of my mum's customers paying up balances and taking goods according to their financial capacity…

LESSONS FROM GIDEON…..foundation check

Foundations are very vital. It has nothing to do with the visible beauty of the house but is sure an indispensable tool in terms of the overall durability of the house. Our LESSONS FROM GIDEON story today focuses on what should have stood as Gideon's final success and ultimately his test of character. Gideon had…

LESSONS FROM GIDEON …….One Assurance and a Thousand Promises

My my state (yeah...Edo state, Nigeria) was in a very quiet ''just keep things running'' condition for many years. A lot of people and political analysts had their analysis of reasons for the poor state of things. Either the politicians were siphoning state resources for personal gain or the Federal Allowances were next to nothing…

GRACIAS…. Saying THANK YOU, Grazie, danki, merci and in my ‘mother tongue’ Uwe’ese

Ok, so i started to learn Spanish two Saturdays ago and among the first words I learned is ''Gracias'' meaning ''THANK YOU''. So I want to say Gracias for following with me through the series on ''ATTITUDE FOR THE RED SEA''. It was indeed an amazing series. It was impacting for me and I hope…

ATTITUDE FOR THE RED SEA (PT 5)……Lessons From Nehemiah

Today in the continuation series we will place the beam on standing in the face of trying time. To do this effectively we are studying the attitude of Nehemiah during the rebuilding of Jerusalem wall. HERE IS A BRIEF SUMMARY OF THE STORY! It begins with Nehemiah inquiring about the well being of the survivors…

ATTITUDE FOR THE RED SEA (PT 4)……….Right Perspective builders

Last week in the part 3 of this series we looked at the importance of building right perspective in tough times and we were able to establish that challenging times often signifies change time. A time of travail to be birthed into the next level and that focusing on the bigger picture makes it a…

ATTITUDE FOR THE RED SEA (PT 3)…….placing distractions in the right place to keep right perspective

So today we are placing the focus of our attitude development during trying times on Keeping Right Perspective. I do firmly concur with Dr Wayne Dyer when he said ''If you change the way you look at things, the things you look at will change''. Today, our study is from the early parts of the…

ATTITUDE FOR THE RED SEA (PT 2)…..THE ONE FACTOR THAT MATTERS MOST

Today our focus is going to be centered on the wife of a certain Prophet who served God. The wife's account of him shows us he was a faithful prophet. However, there was a ''But'' somewhere.....He had a Creditor who was ready to make servants of his two sons if she could not pay up…

ATTITUDE FOR THE RED SEA (PT 1)……i will not let it drown me

Have you ever been confronted with a certain kind of issue only to discover that you feel so elated and has never been more resolved to stand than you are now at the face of that challenge. That is the kind of attitude we will be examining today. An attitude of HOPE. Our theme story…

THE ILLNESS CALLED DEPRESSION…..coping with stress

Depression is a medical illness that is characterized by prolonged period (usually >2weeks) and intense feeling of sadness. it is usually accompanied with loss of interest in the things that were once exciting to you. Other symptoms include: feelings of quilt, helplessness and hopelessness, loss of appetite or excessive eating with weight loss or weight…

MENTORSHIP FROM AFAR…..bridging the gaps to connect with grace

The first day I went to Canaanland, Ota to see Bishop David Oyedepo was a memorable one full of lessons. I had met him at the National Ecumenical Centre, Abuja where I first told him I wanted him to mentor me in ministry; because I needed the same grace of effortless accomplishments on his life…

TO STAND OR NOT TO STAND

AT some point in every man's life it will be required that he takes a stand. We live in a time were words are been redefined and meanings getting a whole new definition. In our study stories today we see a group of Jews who refuse to eat of the portion of the kings meat…