Passion @ 60

One day in the year 2000, I was on my bed at Ughelli wondering if I had made a mistake selling the hospital. I was depressed and confused, broke and lonely, after selling the medical practice at Aba. Then I saw lucky Dube, a South African musician singing, “Wayo! Wayo!!, Wayo! Wayo!!” on TV. My spirit told […]

Another Look At Potentials

The pictures below are of my goats. Definition: Potential is having or showing the capacity to develop into something in the future. Potentials involve latent qualities or abilities that may be developed and lead to future success or usefulness. Underdeveloped societies usually reason in absolutes. It is said that Michelangelo saw an angel in a […]

Lessons I Learnt From My Wife On Mother’s Day

1. She is not afraid of facing challenges. While I was away preaching, she completed the first phase of our new school building at Okuokoko. She started it from foundation. She has proved this over and over again, even from the time we married as young people during my NYSC days. She was 24 years […]

The Power of Passion

By Pastor Raymond Ugbeh   Speaking in Angel Wings Power Assembly, Delta state. Text: John 20:1-18 Passion is a strong emotion directed at a person, place, or idea. It is different from rascality; it’s revealed through the value you attach to life. Passion is an outcome of interest and values Passion must be directed towards […]

SOS4 Visit To Otovwodo Grammar School

It was a very busy last week for me. I was in Port Harcourt with Rev. Samson Bodjor to deliver a lecture on Harnessing the Power of Womanhood for Community and National Development. I had to give another lecture on Entrepreneurship and Skill acquisition: A Global Trend at the Federal University of Petroleum Resources, Effurun, […]

The Story Behind The Glory—Building Like the Ant

In continuation on The New Year Has Started, here are a few lessons I’ve picked up. Lessons Of Life 1. Real estate rarely depreciates in value We bought that piece of land on which we are building about 20 years back. Then, an acre was about 300,000 Naira. Today, an acre goes for between 24 […]

Harnessing The Power Of Womanhood For Community And National Development [1]

This is the first part of a lecture that was presented at activities of the International Women’s Day Celebration organised by Total Nigeria on 12th of March at Port Harcourt. Definitions Harness: it means to tap into or make functional use of the available resources or potentials. Power: means authority, influence, and ability to achieve […]

The Story Behind The Glory

Going through my archives of experiences, I thought I should share this experience of my visit to St. Peter and Paul Catholic Church to The Story Behind The Glory series. When I got to the big Catholic Church, nobody paid attention to me in the real sense because I have never been there before. However, when […]