Investment Time, Seed Sowing Time, Selling Time, Blessing Time

The picture below is one I took with my customers who came to buy “holy broilers” one morning. Some came to buy the previous day too. The church in Africa needs to balance her theopraxis (which is the combination of two Greek word theos—which means God—and praxis—which means practice). It is used to express a […]

What Have You Of Sale Value In Your House?

This was one of the scriptures that affected me tremendously. One day the widow of a member of the group of prophets came to Elisha and cried out, “My husband who served you is dead, and you know how he feared the Lord. But now a creditor has come, threatening to take my two sons as […]

Be True To Yourself

A Lesson For Itinerant Ministers I started ministry as a medical doctor after 11 years as a medical director of my private practice at Aba, Abia State. When I sold the hospital and moved to Ughelli, I did not deceive myself. My wife and I quickly realized that life was not going to be the […]

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 […]

The Eagle @ 60

Even as we celebrate, it can only get better. On Saturday, April 27th, there’ll be a celebration and book launch/reveal – “Refined by Hardship (Lessons From My Early Life)“. at Petra Christian Academy, Ughelli. We are expecting my classmate, Engr. Mathew Edevbie, CEO Income Electrix to give a lecture. Lessons of Life * Don’t describe a […]

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 […]

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 […]

Cascading Functionality

In previous posts on Cascading, we discussed Making The Years Cascade Into Each Other and The Principle Of Accumulation And The Cascading Years. In recent times, I am finding out that one opportunity to serve or perform a duty can cascade into other opportunities to serve on other occasions and at higher levels. Every role you will play this […]

God Visits You In Your Workplace

In the first post, Work—The Purpose Of Your Existence, we said the primary purpose of God creating man is to deputize for Him to do good works and how work is the basis of functionality of any society or organization. In this continuing post we look at some reasons why our ‘workplace’ provides a channel for God’s […]

Making The Years Cascade Into Each Other

In my previous post on The New Year Has Started, I talked about things I have come to realize as one gets older. Today, we finished the decking on a wing of our new school site at Okuokoko, near Warri in Delta State, which we started in January 2018 to build. On the first working day, 2nd […]