The New Year Has Started

The pictures below are those of our new school site at Okuokoko, near Warri. In the last few weeks, I have met two of my friends who told me to make sure I enjoy my money. I tried to ponder over why they talk to me like that. I suspect it is because of the way […]

And Master Took Me Into The Bush Again

By Marcus Ekure Dr. Apoki: Oh Marcus you are here? Marcus: Yes Daddy. I haven’t seen you for a week, hence, I decided to come check on you while refilling my wisdom bank. Dr. Apoki: Do you mind if we take a walk, Son? Marcus: Why not! I don’t mind. Hence, we drove off to […]

Why Did God Hate Esau?

In the first post in this series, we looked at the historical context behind the birth of Esau and Jacob to Isaac, and that despite the fact that he had the blessings of his father, Abraham, there were still some recurring challenges he had to overcome. WHY DID GOD HATE ESAU? Esau was a typology […]

The Spirit Of Esau

This post will be a first in a series on a comprehensive study on Esau. Scriptural References: And I hated Esau, and laid his mountains and his heritage waste for the dragons of the wilderness. Malachi 1:3   As it is written, Jacob have I loved, but Esau have I hated. Romans 9:13 Genesis 26:19-34, […]

The Leafy Lifestyle

The passages below, from the Bible, have always intrigued me, but they became more meaningful to me after some observations and meditations. Text: Mark 11:12-14, 20 The next day as they were leaving Bethany, Jesus was hungry. Seeing in the distance a fig tree in leaf, he went to find out if it had any fruit. […]

A Mission Trip To Obiaruku— SOS4

Mr John Iloh is a retired regional manager of United Bank of Africa (UBA); he is also an ardent listener to our Word and Wisdom program every Wednesday by 10 a.m. on Quest FM 93.1. He put up this meeting as his own contribution to stop the decay he had noticed in the secondary schools […]

The Church And Social Justice

Excerpts from the Seminar on “The Church and the Struggle for Social Justice”. Visit the links below to read the full articles. The Church and the Struggle for Social Justice [1] The Church and the Struggle for Social Justice [2]

Living A Fulfilled Life And Striking The Balance

We are almost in the last phases of the School Project at Ughelli because another building for Petra Christian Academy at Warri is currently on.     My wife and I have adopted the principle of the Philosophy of the Ant. It is the principle of gradualism, otherwise known as the principle of “krorkrorkror”, according to Marcus […]