Moving On . . .

This month has been very hectic. I was at Calabar for the Church of God Mission Eastern Regional Conference till the first few days of September. I got home on a Monday, I had to dash to Rivers State to speak at another of our branches at Port Harcourt on Thursday night. I left very […]

Understanding Dynamics of Life—Exception and Exemption

In the continuing series on Law of Exemption and Exception, we look at the changing dynamics Isaac had to face, and adapt to, to succeed. Text: Genesis 26:6-17 Lessons of life 1. You can’t step into the same river twice. By the time you step in again the dynamics have changed; the ”waters” you stepped into […]

Service Unto Greater Responsibilities

Text: Mark 10:28-31 Then Peter spoke up, “We have left everything to follow you!” “Truly I tell you,” Jesus replied, “no one who has left home or brothers or sisters or mother or father or children or fields for me and the gospel will fail to receive a hundred times as much in this present age: homes, brothers, sisters, mothers, […]

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 […]

After The Odd Jobs Come The “Up Jobs”

I had a previous post on odd jobs being part of the ministry. God will first test your willingness to serve without preconditions. However, note that your elevation is based on how well you have performed in doing the odd jobs. He gave talents according to the abilities of the servants in doing small deeds […]