DAY TWENTY-THREE: Choices that God Honor

God is omnipotent. He is all-powerful and can do all things. Yet, He chooses to honor the choice of His creation, one that He is able to kill and make alive, at will. How magnanimous . . . One looks at the spectrum of lives and choices and one wonders why God is not imposing…

32 Years with the LORD

32 years! It’s been a journey with the LORD these years; still, the LORD fathers me. As I reflect on the years of my walk with God, I have learnt the following: 1. God is God and we are not.He rules in the affairs of men. 2.  The mercies of the Lord prevails over judgment…

In Pursuit of Reward

When accurate teachers of the word of God emphasizes true relationship with God above transactional engagements with God and say: “Make God your Reward, not things or achievements,” one would wonder, is this GOD tangible, how does an unseen, unknown God become the Reward to go for. The real issue is that value will still…

Discovering Purpose….

Most people ask, “How can I discover purpose for my life?” To begin with, it is necessary to define whose purpose you are seeking to know – your own or God’s purpose. If it is God’s purpose, they are written all over the Scriptures, you cannot miss it! It is simply that the earth be…

Of New Birth and Stillbirths.

Yesterday I had a conversation with a beloved Pastor, who is working very hard  in the communities of Ikorodu in Lagos State, Nigeria; to see Christ revealed in his people. It was more of a fellowship and I really needed some of such. I had gone visiting without any special reason or purpose . ….

Light of Life

What will you do to change your experiences in life?Where are the limits of what you can do for yourself without needing external help? Certainly, change is a product of a creative process, if you do not create a new experience, nothing will change. Even if you have to begin it by intercession, you will…

The Price of Joy

There is a a price for anything that is of worth. If you seek to right any wrong, intentional or otherwise, there is a price for it. Sometimes it comes at the price of your own freedom; at other times, it comes with your life as a sacrifice. The foregoing is not new. Yet, the…

Of Growth and Boundaries

There is something amazing about PHYSICAL growth: as beautiful and necessary as it may be, beyond a set limit, it would be a disaster – actually a malignancy! Have you ever imagined what we would look like if we don’t stop growing physically after a particular stage in life? Many of us would be giants…

Eyes on the Road, Mind on the Goal.

Yesterday morning, I had to quickly dash to the filling (gas) station to refill the fuel in my car. I had driven about 46km with the fuel indicator light on the dashboard the day prior, I wasn’t sure there was enough fuel to get me to the filling station. Still, I pulled out of my…

Where is (YOUR) Fortune?

Fortunes, they say, favours the brave . . . nothing significant comes from easy places. If beauty would ever come out from chaos, and problems would become blessings in disguise, resources must be spent on them, wherever they are. There is a lot of value and great wealth in mundane and regular experiences. So, wherever…