Seeing with the eyes of God

I moved to a different country a few months ago and it was wonderful to be here for about the first 3 months. This was followed by culture shock. I began to feel lonely and sad. The shock of a different national language, lack of family and friends nearby. I missed speaking English with randomContinue reading “Seeing with the eyes of God”

Please don’t do it

Are you about to give up on your walk with God? Please don’t. Jesus didn’t promise us a smooth journey but He promised to send us the Helper. He told us the road is narrow (Matthew 7:13-14). A narrow road is generally uncomfortable as you might sometimes have to brush shoulders with other people orContinue reading “Please don’t do it”

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”

Change it back to a moment

Yesterday in my break from my dissertation, I read a book that really touched my heart by Jesse Du Plantis and the maIn thing that struck me  is the fact that this life is a moment compared to eternity. So many times things get difficult and it feels like life is really hard and itContinue reading “Change it back to a moment”

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”

Wealth’s power

“The rich think their wealth protects them;     they imagine themselves safe behind it” Proverbs 18:11 (MSG) So recently I found my self thinking, “If only I had wealth or more money I would have done this and that “, and I know I am not alone in this type of thinking especially if you areContinue reading “Wealth’s power”

Attending to the Big Picture

Therefore then, since we are surrounded by so great a cloud of witnesses [who have borne testimony to the Truth], let us strip off and throw aside every encumbrance (unnecessary weight) and that sin which so readily (deftly and cleverly) clings to and entangles us, and let us run with patient endurance and steady andContinue reading “Attending to the Big Picture”

Each Day As It Comes

Growing up, my mum used to say tomorrow would take care of itself. I have come to realise that, it is actually the best way to look at life. Everyday has its own trouble.it is therefore unwise to begin to bother about the trouble of next month, when this month hasn’t even finished. 25 “Therefore IContinue reading “Each Day As It Comes”

Let’s talk about ‘Alone Time’

Hello lovelies, It’s February already. Happy New month! If you are Nigerian and grew up in the church, you probably think I am talking about your personal devotion AKA “Alone time with God”. “Alone time with God” is important for growth in your relationship with Jesus, however, today, let’s look at alone time with yourself.Continue reading “Let’s talk about ‘Alone Time’”

The Same Yesterday,Today and Forever

Jesus Christ the same yesterday, and to day, and for ever-Hebrews 13:8 Today, I recieved some very sad news and I thought to put this, incase you are in a bad place yourself. Yes, this life is crazy. Yes, it can be extremely sad sometimes but God is still God and He is on theContinue reading “The Same Yesterday,Today and Forever”