Going West To Go East [4]

After the events of When Punctuality Becomes Punishment, we were finally taken in a shuttle bus to the aircraft. I eventually sat down, and it was such a great relief. Within a few minutes, we were taxiing on the runway to take off. For some days, my sinuses were filled, and my head was heavy; I could […]

When Punctuality Becomes Punishment

After the events of Going West To Go East [2], I finally arrived at the airport with Pastor David. The airport was undergoing some renovation and expansion. We were told to wait outside until it was time for us to board. Check-in time was 10 a.m. to 12 a.m., and we had arrived just a few […]

Raising A Fulfilled Child

To raise means to nurture, groom, culture, and train with specific expectations in mind; it means to have milestones which are expected and pursued. A child is an offspring, which is usually biological, but could be adopted. Just like Steve Jobs adopted by Clara and her husband such that even when his biological father emerged, […]

Vision and Creativity

The problem is never how to get new, innovative thought into your mind, but how to get the old ones out. Every mind is a building filled with archaic furniture. Clean out a corner of your mind and creativity will instantly fill it. Dee Hock Vision is the mother of creativity. Vision triggers a sense of purpose […]

Celebrating 21 Years Of Friendship

At Chapel of Answers, Aba with Rev. Chibueze Okezie. Lessons Of My Life 1. Treasure relationships. They are a measure of your wisdom and strength of character. 2. Value more those who add value to your life. 3. Be mutually respectful and appreciative of each other despite age, financial and academic differences. I met this […]

Building Like the Ant [2]

In continuation of the story of Building Like The Ant, here are some more lessons on the purpose of relationships. Lessons Of My Life 1. No two marriages are the same. As fingerprints and personalities differ, so do marriages differ. 2. There is no ideal marriage. Don’t attempt to fashion your marriage in the pattern […]

Birthday Appreciation

I want to use this medium to thank my friends, family members, associates, neighbours, workers, mentees and my listeners on radio for honouring me on my 60th Birthday on Saturday, 27th April, 2019. I want to thank God for grace to reach this diamond jubilee celebrations of my birth. Space and time will not allow […]

Jehovah Is A Rewarder Of Diligence

On Friday, 19th April, I was invited as a guest speak for the Jesus And Me (JAM) Conference organised by all the campus fellowships of CGMI in Nigeria. We are expecting hundreds of youths in attendance. I shall be speaking on three topics that I have been dwelling on for some time now. Becoming outstanding […]

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 […]