Familiar

There is that child who will not cry incessantly, no matter how badly cared for; There is that young boy or girl, who will not rebel, no matter how ill-treated he or she is; There is that friend, who will never trim the back, no matter how cruelly treated he or she is; There is…

Inevitable Reality

There will always be people who have all explanations to why you are what you are; There will always be those who conveniently digs into your story to tarnish your glory, no matter how much you love deeply and live well… Your story is connected to God’s glory, You shame is the pathways to your…

Genuine Love

Recently, I was asked why I can hardly make five sentences without reference to God and someone I genuinely loved. To the person asking me, it must means that despite all the seeming disappointments I got because I loved these two persons, it seems I have not gotten over them. This is my response: With…

Streams of Engagement

You may have communion with the LORD in the company of other people, That will give you EDIFICATION; You will have encounter with the LORD in company of Angels, That will give you LIFE-DEFINING WONDERS; Ultimately it is the communion you will have with God alone that will shape THE FUTURE OF NATIONS. These three…

What Do You Seek?

It is no longer news that marriages are failing at alarming rates and much worse, marriages of ‘Christians’ are hitting the rocks so fast. It is easier to take a stand and make pronouncements on these marriages from outside of hem, but being married and remaining married is not an easy thing to do. There…

Sweet Fellowship with Bash

Yesterday afternoon, in the city of JOS, Nigeria, I had a beautiful fellowship time with Bashiru Adamu of Dream Again Foundation and the following was what he had to say: “We have disturbed motivational speakers for too long, actually “some of them” have done a very good job in getting us on our feet, to…

The Sharp Edge of Faithfulness

The faithfulness of God answers for all men in their time of dire needs, His righteousness and justice are always the objectives when all matters are before Him. One thing is significant about this: the faithfulness of God ensures that everyone is dealt a hand that befits his or her response to God and to…

Petitions

Recently, I was in a court room again; and this time, my observations pricked my heart. See, if you are the one petitioning God, the righteous Judge, for a thing or on a matter, you will have stand the longest before him in prayers. There is no other way around this. Just as in this…

Of Jews and Gentiles

Have you ever wondered why, even in the New Testament, after the sacrifice of Christ, the difference between the Jews and the Gentiles were not scrapped? I kept pondering on this and I decided to study the Scriptures for clarifications. For the Jews, their relationship with God was hewn out from a covenant that has…

A Credible Word

A few days ago, my brother and friend Bashiru Oyahkilome Adamu posted an endorsement on his page about me and many other and I was screaming to myself saying: “This man wants to put me in trouble” (good trouble, of course)… Next I know, I started getting all sorts of friendship request from people I…