What/Who is ‘the future’ we are hoping for?

There is a growing concern about the kind of future we are hopeful about;Though it is yet unseen, indicators of what it may look like are all around us.If there is anything that should worry us more in this season, . . .It would be that we have opened up the fount of free expressions,…

Boundaries

The pain of a Preacher is that he or she brings deep things of God in simplicity and though many people listen but they do not incline their hearts to doing it. . . The pain of a Pastor is that no matter how much he or she tries, he or she cannot save or…

Mystery of God’s Mercies

Lamentations 3: 22-23 This is a message delivered by Pastor Babatope Akinola of RCCG, Potter’s Court today at the church’s mid&week service. Christianity is the only faith that forgets about all that was done. Mercy overules contempt.Mercy comes with salvation.Mercy endures forever.Mercy overrides judgement.Mercy is God’s ICU for restoring lives, there He puts His best…

Thinking Aloud

Each day, as I walk with God, I see clearly what it means to be in the will of God. It does not cost much to do so, ONLY a heart that is void of IDOLS and OFFENSE Nothing alienates a man from God and His Spirit like:1. Anything or anyone exalted above God; and2….

“I’m not you”

The beauty of a new life,The blessings of fresh opportunitiesThe jinx of fresh perspectivesThe judgment of those who stumbled. It says: ” I’m not you”“I think and act differently”“I’ll walk without stumbling because I know better”“I am me, not you!” Until avoidable tragedy strikes,And history repeats itself…Until posterity is damaged,And precious time is wasted. If…

The Cares of Youthfulness

Youthfulness is the beginning of dreams and the end of innocence; yet, it is one of God’s uncommon blessings to humanity. It presents opportunities that can be matched with skills, values that are responses to problems and work that can be done because of the abundance of life’s primary resource – time. As beautiful and…

A Choice That Will Not Disappoint

Walking with the LORD, who lives in heaven, whose footstool is the earth, is an almost inconceivable idea . . . but that is the whole idea behind God’s mysteries [hidden secrets]. He is God; big enough to inhabit heaven and earth at the same time; and small enough to inhabit the hearts of men…

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…

Distractions

The real enemy of most pursuits is distraction. Eternal matters would distract you from temporal ones and vice versa. Therefore, those who wield power are those who have mastered the art of distracting others and disrupting status quo. So, distracting a life that is heading to destruction by the bright possibilities of a fulfilling life…

Lessons in Transit

I wrote these exactly four years ago when I visited Abuja, Nigeria. Four years after, I am visiting Abuja again and they are still fresh for me… Take a look: “When a journey presents no leader to follow, And the way isn’t obvious because of uncharted territories; Help cannot come from anywhere but above, For…