Sacrifice of a Stranger

In life, we are surrounded by many people, but very few of those  we can safely and truly call friends. When the promises of supposed friends sometimes fail and the loyalties of people we are close to wane, a strand of blessings comes in a stranger, who comes demonstrating the kind of sacrifice that is…

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…

Races, Flights and Runners

We are in that season when those who run looks back at where they’re coming from; some to see their beginning no more, others to see what/who pursues them. That moment when the runner stops running is the most difficult one…for every pain and trouble once conquered would come to check again if they can…

Reactionary Revelations

When someone is in distress, those who care about them, genuinely or otherwise would try to do something about it. When the challenge is spiritual, they would rise to pray and prophecy, according to the word of God. It does not necessarily mean by the Word of the LORD, for that is the WORD Himself….

The True Cost

This morning, so much is on my mind and yet, I am unable to adequately put them to words because words may fail in truly defining and expressing them. Still, I would use words in the best way I can.   In the middle of church service yesterday, I realized that many times, we really…

Help in Need

Someone once asked me, “Why is it that you are too careful to ask for help from people or receive it from those who freely offer it.” I was totally shocked b the question because I do not consider that as a fair assessment of me. Still, I decided to think deeply about the matter…

Choosing Your Friends Wisely

“The righteous should choose his friends carefully, For the way of the wicked leads them astray.” NKJV – Proverbs 12:26 One of the primary responsibilities of a righteous person is to choose his or her friends carefully. Choosing those you call a friend is a very delicate matter. It is no news that most people loosely…