I’m fed up with church

Walking home a few weeks back, I got into a conversation with this young guy who expressed disappointment in his boss over a behavior that made him consider leaving his home church. To him, if his boss could still speak ...

Persecution on the Church

The Bible says that there’s nothing new under the sun, so for a Christian to be persecuted and face tribulations isn’t new either. From the days of the Apostles of Jesus Christ, there was persecution on the church, and this ...

The Bible on Conflict Resolution

Have you ever imagined the best way to resolve a conflict whenever it comes? Recall that there’s this imperfection in man’s nature, the reality of coming from different backgrounds, having different beliefs and culture, just to mention a few, which ...

DEVELOPING A LIFESTYLE OF PRAYER (II)

Hello Again. The preceding part of this article dealt with why prayer is necessary in the life of a Christian. I hope you did not just read and forget; rather, you applied what you had learnt and it spurred you to ...

3 MARKS OF IMMATURITY

  Calling one immature is synonymous to referring to such person as ‘not being fully developed’ or ‘being childish’ Two major factors that influence maturity is ‘age’ and ‘exposure’. With age, some level of maturity is expected from every individual. But let ...

Dissatisfied?

  ‘Economic condition’ is the state of the economy in a country or region. These conditions change over time in line with the economic and business cycle, as an economy goes through expansion and contraction. But, irrespective of the economic state of ...

Pray for Leaders

  Many of us take the affairs of our country with less concern. We hardly pray for those in authority, after all they are not our family ...

DEVELOPING A LIFESTYLE OF PRAYER Pt 1

  The importance of prayer- ceaseless, fervent, effectual prayer cannot be overemphasized. Prayer is like exercise (well it is spiritual exercise), that thing that everyone agrees is good for you, everyone wishes they could do more, that exercise that everyone wants ...

Is your faith small?

  Many times we want to; walk with God like Enoch, walk in the miraculous, we want to see signs and wonders in our lives, we want to move mountains and like Jesus, walk on water. But then, it seems to ...

The Right Approach to Church

  Lateness to church is common with many of us, yet like the Psalmist we sing – “I was glad when they said let us go into the house of the Lord”. But the question you should ask yourself is this ...

Fallacy of small beginnings

  ‘Start small and you’ll grow’ is an advice some give to people venturing into business or starting-out in life (you know what I mean). After hearing this statement on different occasions; even though not directed at me, coupled with the fact ...

Cease it!

In 2009, I attended a seminar where a speaker gave an analysis of the so called luck associated with winning a lottery… let me say here that people believe lottery is only won by luck. They may be right because ...

EXCUSES

Jesus said to him, “A man gave a big dinner. He invited many people. When it was time to eat, he ...