Crafted Memorials

About two month ago, after a day of fasting and prayers, I sat down to catch up on my series on Netflix and suddenly my heart started to palpitate so much that I was so afraid I jumped out of my house, hoping to get some fresh air…Few minutes later, I realised something bigger than…

First Response

A couple of years ago, I met a very high-ranking clergy. I had the opportunity to meet him for a matter and in the middle of our conversations, Life By The Word, a Bible contemplation piece that I had written, came to the fore in our discussions. He asked me a question and said: “What…

Bad Until Proven Otherwise

I reckon that life is bound to unfold with so many wrongs targeted at diminishing our values as a people; that is as sure as the day rising out of a dark night. We cannot change that! But, what do we do with the ills we have seen, the bad experiences that came out of…

What is Your End-Game?

Sometime ago, a young fellow was running away from the fury of his brother, whom he defrauded of something precious to him. He had to live over 20 years of his life with a distant family member, away from his brother, where he was also defrauded by the distant family member so many times. Indeed,…

Twin Walls of Water

A nation in servitude and oppression for many years were being led out into a promised land, whose picture can only be painted by the words of a stuttering leader – words that were given to him, words that did not come from his own personal experience of the promised land. It is no rocket…

What is in a Name?

A good name is better than silver and gold; though the most visible of them are cast in silver and gold. However, what interests me the most is not the the description but the name itself? What is in a name? I happen to love epic movies so much – stories of kingdoms and reigns,…

After the Trauma

The contemplation of my heart today is broad,With every passing breath, I try to skim it down to those that require priority,Yet, I could not ignore the rape of a generation,The loss of exemplary men and women, Models for those coming behind to look to. Indeed, this world is fallen,Even the strong and prepared are…

The Sharp Edge of Faithfulness

The faithfulness of God answers for all men in their time of dire needs, His righteousness and justice are always the objectives when all matters are before Him. One thing is significant about this: the faithfulness of God ensures that everyone is dealt a hand that befits his or her response to God and to…