How to be resilient; Horatio Spafford case study

Being in development circles, I have heard the term resilience over and over again which has made me sit to think about what resilience means. According to  Mariam Webster,  it is  the ability to become strong, healthy, or successful again after something bad happens. “psychology Today” explains that resilience  is the ineffable quality that allows Continue reading “How to be resilient; Horatio Spafford case study”

If Everyone is like you

I’d like you to ask yourself the question ” If everyone is like me, would the world be better place”? I bet the answer to that question would be a No. why? Because YOU ARE NOT JESUS See, the only perfect person is Jesus. You need to make Him Lord over you and submit toContinue reading “If Everyone is like you”

To love

Today I learnt a valuable lesson about love, and about what this verse means.”And Jesus replied to him, “ ‘You shall love the Lord your God with all your heart, and with all your soul, and with all your mind.’ 38 This is the first and greatest commandment. 39 The second is like it, ‘You shall loveContinue reading “To love”

Reminder: Stop Complaining!

I couldn’t write last week because I slipped into not being content with any thing around (The British weather among other things). I wasn’t sure what to share because I was complaining a lot and wasn’t not sure God wanted me to share anything. I was confused,focused on the wrong things and just plain unhappy.Continue reading “Reminder: Stop Complaining!”

He has loved me

Imagine being in your sixties, having gone through the troubles of life and being settled. Then having to lose all your wealth and children in one day, and as you mourn, painful sores begin to develop on your body after about two weeks. So basically,imagine becoming poor,homeless and sick within a span of two weeksContinue reading “He has loved me”

How to live Sustainably.

Living on planet earth is not very sustainable( Root word: sustain; the ability to endure or stand the test of time)  but society/the media teaches us  that sustainability is possible with  funding and the help of science in some cases. Well, I disagree and here’s why. In as much as science and money can helpContinue reading “How to live Sustainably.”

YOU TOO ARE RELIGIOUS and YOU ARE NOT GOING TO BE FREE EXCEPT………

And out of that hopeless attempt has come nearly all that we call human history—money, poverty, ambition, war, prostitution, classes, empires, slavery—the long terrible story of man trying to find something other than God which will make him happy.” ― C.S. Lewis, Mere Christianity Interestingly,you don’t believe in any deity as God and refer toContinue reading “YOU TOO ARE RELIGIOUS and YOU ARE NOT GOING TO BE FREE EXCEPT………”

Being Christian and politically correct?

In recent times, I have been spending huge chunks of my time in learning about International Development and relating with people who don’t believe in my faith. It’s interesting because I am now confident that it is difficult to be a follower of Christ and be politically correct. I mean, even our saviour was veryContinue reading “Being Christian and politically correct?”

Be loved and love

So, in my recent interactions with people, I have discovered that lots of people actually believe in a “god”. Some people call him/her/it “Mother nature” , “the universe”  or just the “big man upstairs”. I have also seen that it’s really difficult to acknowledge Jesus as God and God as YAWEH, The father of JesusContinue reading “Be loved and love”

The Future

Recently, I started getting worried about what I am supposed to do with my life.It bothered me a lot that I didn’t know completely what I am supposed to do on earth. And of course, The one who loves me unconditionally directed me to his word. 1 corinthians 13:9 (NKJV) “ For we know in partContinue reading “The Future”