Beyond the Door

For every door that is knocked, there has to be a response. If there is none, it means there is no one in that address. If and when the door opens, the interaction could go in many ways. But before we explore that, do not forget that the visitor knows what the subject of the…

Faith for Works

I live in a row of flats that necessitate some sort of shared facilities; wherein, something as simple as a fault in the water pumping system requires a meeting of many tenants to resolve. It is amazing how many back and forth is necessary before simple things get resolved. Among us are some, who don’t…

Seasons

There comes a time in life when time happens to us all; when we all will run out of ‘juices’ not because we are dry(far from it), but because time has taken away the support structure that we once had. For some that structure is family; for some, it is friends; for some, it is…

This Thing Called Mentoring . . .

Moses led (not mentored) Joshua, but Joshua didn’t start his ministry while Moses was alive…same for Elisha to Elijah…same for Disciples to Jesus Christ! None of them went to wake the dead for instructions…the same Holy Spirit that was on their leader was who came on them (for some in double portion). They did greater…

Efforts and Time

In the core of every person are certain elements that are never manifested until their set time. When the set time has come, a manifestation of unexplainable circumstances would begin and this is when most people becomes troubled when they should be thrilled and excited. Except you prefer to live a false life, you will…

When Work is Not Working

Not so long ago, I was almost frustrated by how many things were planned and neatly set in order that was not happening as planned because of fluctuations in situations and people’s reliability. Factors that were outside my control were withholding my results and my lack of understanding or refusal to apply wisdom made it…

Of Parables and Plain Words – Promoting Your Values

Crowds gather to one who has left his or her comfort zone to pursue or promote something of significant value. You cannot sit at home and expect the city to come to you there. Technology or not, reaching out to prospects is the only way to get their attention. Still among the multitudes, you will…

Twin Walls of Water

A nation in servitude and oppression for many years were being led out into a promised land, whose picture can only be painted by the words of a stuttering leader – words that were given to him, words that did not come from his own personal experience of the promised land. It is no rocket…

What Exactly is Work to You?

Before the stay-at-home order as a result of COVID, most people wake up in the morning, clean up, dress up, and storm out of their homes with the sole aim of going to work. Now, what they do, when they get to where they are heading to in such a hurry, is a conversation for…