Christian living

I WANT YOU: A SHORT STORY

On this particular night, Yetunde went for a prayer vigil. The venue of the meeting was her prayer partner’s house. She left behind her husband, Yemi, a 22 year old spiritual daughter and two kids. Her spiritual daughter, Opeoluwa, has a very beautiful body. Front-set. Back- enormous. Hips-on point. Face-attractive. The kids were fast asleep …

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HOW TO BECOME ADDICTED TO THE SECRET PLACE

Last year, I asked my blogging mentor a question. Something was happening to me in my journey as a blogger and I wanted to know if she was experiencing the same situation as I was. Here’s the question paraphrased. ‘Esther, is blogging addictive or am I the only one feeling restless and starved when I’ve …

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WHY IS IT DIFFICULT TO HEAR GOD’S VOICE?

For years I placed my experiences above the Word. It wasn’t a deliberate action but somehow life just happened to put before me several challenges that had me figuring out solutions logically and searching for answers from the society. I must confess, there was a time I was wary of people prone to using sentences …

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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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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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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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