Yes, I am guilty as charged.
I wonder how many readers of this blog have asked themselves if I live what I preach. And like Paul too, I pray daily that I would not be a cast away after preaching to people. This becomes very important because the Bible makes us understand that many would be cast away on the last day after they have raised the dead, healed the sick, and did all sorts in God’s name. Isn’t that tragic? Continue reading
I remember growing up in a Nigerian home with typical Nigerian parents. My parents wanted us to be as perfect as possible and be the standard for other children in the neighborhood. Anything short of this was not acceptable. If your grades were poor in school, you would hear something like “do those who came first or second in your class have two heads?” When you ask for lunch too early, you would be reminded of your peers who have to hawk to eat. These experiences are things that most people from Nigerian households can associate with. Continue reading
A lot of people are familiar with the saying “knowledge is power”. But I’m yet to hear that a biology textbook cured headache, or even the Bible raise the dead. In essence, , ownership of books do not guarantee power or victory. What guarantees victory or power is the application of the information in these books. That’s why a pauper can pass an examination reading borrowed books while a prince who has owns the same books would fail the same exam. Ownership isn’t key, application is!
So I’ve being talking and posting about trusting God and making Him number 1. This post is one of those scenarios. You can call it a testimony as its one of those “Fifty shades of Grace” I encountered. Continue reading
Everything sure has its root in The BIBLE. Tag team wresting like I posted sometimes back, the flash (Elijah ran ahead of the chariot of the king), the incredible hulk (who else fits that description other than Samson?), and the 2006 American epic fantasy war film , 300. Continue reading
A basketball in my hand would probably make me score 3 points. But in the hands of Michael Jordan made him a NBA star.
A pen in my hand would aid copying notes. But in the hands of Shakespeare made him a celebrated author. Continue reading
During my university days when we had our chapel services, it was an offence for a student to slouch on the chair. But rebellion wasn’t far from the hearts of youths, hence the students violated this simple order. In order to stop students from slouching, the ushers had to walk through the aisles during the services to correct them and I happened to be an usher myself. Continue reading