The Image in The Viewfinder

I love movies a lot and one of the best ways to educate and entertain myself is by watching movies. I fancy stories of real people; fictions do not excites me that much unless they are woven around life’s realities. So, I am for epic movies – stories of kings and their kingdoms, nations and…

Christ’s Church – The Coming Generation

The pains of a mother in delivery are in two phases – contraction and expansion of muscles as they works together to separate the body from what it has hosted for a season. Even in deliveries that are assisted by technology through surgery, these two will not be missing. When suspended for a time, it…

Trauma is what changes us

For over 11 years, I have gone from villages to cities and from private conversations to high-standing podiums; teaching that change is possible. My message is not anything new or special, it has been preached and taught by every visible and invisible person; it is not a scarce message; on the contrary, it is on…

The Rider and The Gatekeepers

When the one riding hard with a word from the King showed up on the horizon, the gatekeepers, who stand watch on the wall were alarmed by his speed and aggressive approach. They wondered what is so pressing that cannot wait to be delivered with calm? What they do not see is the danger that…

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…

Cut, Yet Fruitful Trees…

In my vision of the night, I saw a flourishing tree, fat and fresh, rounded and green with no visible scar. It has many fruits hanging in it, ripe and fresh, looking good and inviting. Under this tree, many people have made themselves a befitting spot for their enterprise. . .most of which have to…

The Life of One

The life of one, The courage of a leader, The responsibility of the brave, The acceptance of limitations. Nothing is greater than glory, Nothing is more desirable than victory, Still, there are battles that would not end, The warrior would expire before the battle ends. Sometimes, all effort would fail, Old lessons would become valueless…

The Matter with Zion

The argument on the state of the church is really not much to debate. Those who understand the times would know that whatever is happening now has been long coming. Somehow, we have tasted the pleasures of the city and the consecration that the mountain of the LORD’s house requires has become too lofty for…