Life Principles from Pomelo (Shaddock)

A few weeks ago, I went on a trip to a new site, with a Professor, to one of Ibadan’s satellite towns called Ogunmakin, along Lagos-Ibadan expressway in Nigeria. When we finished what we had to do there, our host was very magnanimous to give us some of the fruits from his orchard; in particular,…

Profits and Persons

A senior friend asked online what I would choose between friends and money. My response was expected, I chose friends like I also expect many others would do. No one wants to appear fickle. But, are we really interested in people more than we are in the benefit we get from being associated or in…

Unscripted Messages

In recent times. I have been gleaning real-time lessons that I have been learning from Scriptures from present situations. Perhaps I should start sharing them here too. The following are a few that I learned in the first 12 hours of today:   1. As I usually do, anytime I am privileged to travel on…

Flash Contemplations 1

There come that season in every man’s life, wherein he seeks a shoulder to cry on . . . of joy or sorrow and it is not that of the progenitor or of the one who nurtured him. It would be that of a woman, whose triumph is not the abundance of her accomplishment of…

The Peril of Offended Brethren

” . . . It is impossible that no offenses should come, but woe to him through whom they come! Take heed to yourselves, if your brother sins against you, rebuke him; and if he repents, forgive him .” NKJV  – Luke 17 : 1, 3 “ . . . Looking carefully, lest anyone fall…

Hope Conference 2018

WHAT DO YOU EXPECT? What do you expect from God, the Church, the Nation and other People? Expectations, they say, are the root-causes of disappointment. Should we then go about in life without expectations? Life, by design, is meant to be defined by expectation, around which everyone’s hope is hinged. Still, we need to define…

Midnight Musing

Just as I am attempting to sleep for a while,  with a heavy heart, full of much to ponder,  I thought it beautiful to share a few of my thought. . . So, here are they!  Trigger for Change So much has been said of what is wrong, much is still on the lips of pundits…