Christian living

STOP RUNNING AWAY

For two months, Bunmi didn’t show up at the drama rehearsals and that got me worried. Bunmi was one of our best actresses. I still remember the day I was assigned a role to be her best friend. It was the smoothest rehearsals ever. She got into character from the first day the script was …

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Series

LEKKI SISI EPISODE 4

Click here to read Episode 3 Tola groaned and rolled off the bed. She landed on the floor with a loud thump. ‘Tola, wake up!’ Her eyes flew opened. She jumped to her feet and staggered towards the door. Midway, she bumped into the wardrobe and grabbed the handle of the wardrobe to steady herself. …

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relationship

A PARTNER THAT CHASES AFTER GOD

Towards the end of last year, I was confused about a certain area of my life’s purpose. I knew what God wanted me to do with my life but I was stuck somewhere in the middle. For days, I prayed for clarity and sought God’s direction. Everything seemed blurred. You remember how Jesus touched the …

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Series

LEKKI SISI EPISODE 3

Click here to read Episode 2 I woke up grumpy the following morning. I was still as broke as hell. Betty’s secretary had just handed her a cup of coffee when I entered her office. ‘Good morning ma’am.’ I started. ‘Please I want to talk to you about something.’ She took a sip and placed …

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Devotional

I’LL SEE YOU THERE

Many believers are not expecting to get to heaven when they leave this earth. Their actions show that their final salvation is a game of luck. Let’s say I pass a note to believers containing this statement; ‘If you die now, where will you spend eternity. Heaven or hell?’ A lot of them will sigh, …

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Series

LEKKI SISI- EPISODE 2

Click here to read Episode 1 My new place of work was on the ground floor of a shopping complex painted white. A boutique with tinted glass door. There was a catering shop on the second floor of the building and a jewelry shop on the topmost floor. The complex was already bustling with activities. …

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Christian living

THERE IS A WAY OUT OF THAT STRUGGLE

Lord, I am ready to go with thee both to prison and to death. Biko, what exactly is wrong with that statement? Does it not appear like words of consecration? Aren’t those words similar to the lyrics from some of our hymns and the songs we sing? Yet look at Jesus’ reply to those exact …

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Series

LEKKI SISI: EPISODE 1

My brother, Gbenga, has been on my nerve since I announced I was picking up a job in Lagos and now my mum is sitting on my bed, face drawn, as I fold my clothes into a big box. It is the eve of my departure to Lagos and what I really want is to …

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WE’LL BE BACK SOON

The blog is taking a short break which will last from a couple of days to a few weeks. This annual break affords us the opportunity to reflect and receive strength and wisdom for the days ahead. One of the lessons I’ve learnt as I carry out the assignment placed in my hand is the …

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Books

A WIFE AFTER GOD’S OWN HEART BY ELIZABETH GEORGE

A wife after God’s own heart by Elizabeth George is one of the few books on relationship that has blessed me tremendously. Written by a woman married for about four decades, it gives practical ideas and principles on a woman’s role in building a solid relationship, all from a biblical standpoint. Here are a few …

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