A Duck In The Pond—Dr. Charles Apoki At 59

Social Insolubility—My Secret for Survival and Advancement 27th April, 2018, would be 59 years of my existence on earth. I remain eternally grateful to Jehovah for sparing my life. I’m the only surviving member of the household I grew up in as the last child. My parents died about 3 weeks apart, although they were […]

You Can’t Tap Into All Graces

Speaking on President Buhari’s decision to run for Second Term on DRTV, earlier this month.   Lessons. There is hardly a sudden flight to EXCELLENCE and greatness. You must first prepare yourself before God will prepare a platform for you. You must manufacture yourself before you market yourself. The presenter wondered how a medical doctor […]

Service Unto Results, Commendation, Recommendations, and Recognition

Text: Genesis 41:1-14; Genesis 30:25-30 Lessons of life 1. This world is ruled by ideas as people often say. True as that may be, the reality is that this world is governed by ideas that will generate outstanding, generationally-relevant results. Ideas are as common as people. Results proceeded from ideas rule the world. 2. Outstanding […]

Serving With Integrity

The pictures below are that of Julius Kambarage Nyerere, former president of Tanzania, a man of integrity, patriotism, and prudence such that Time Magazine featured him on their cover page—a rare honour.   Text: Genesis 39:1-6, Genesis 39:21-23 Lessons of life 1.  It is true that I wrote in a post about service unto commendation and recommendations […]

Service, With Humility

The picture below is that of former U.S. president, Jimmy Carter. Text: Philippians 2:3-9 Jimmy Carter was a Sunday School teacher before he contested for the Presidency of the U.S. as a Sunday School teacher. The next Sunday he came to still teach his Sunday School class. Remember the most powerful man on Earth as […]

Oysters And Pearls: Approaches To Life

Pearls are precious gems and have been of great value since 2300 BC. Pearls are formed inside oysters or mollusks. According to Pearls.com, pearls are formed when an irritant, usually a parasite, and not the proverbial grain of sand, works its way into an oyster, mussel, or clam. As a defense mechanism, a fluid is […]