Recently, a beloved brother accused me of saying what I hadn’t said. The brother recuperating from a long term illness, I felt it pointless to argue over the matter. So, what did I do? I apologised of course. And guess… Read more »
Anthony Ojolola is a UK based journalist and Associate Editor of the Pilgrim Times
After watching a clip of ‘A Song for Jenny’ the message I draw is if a vicar abandons God at the first sign of trouble in their life, God help us all.
You know you have heard a good word in church when after a week of hearing the message your heart is still burning within you like that of the two disciples who encountered Jesus on the road to Emmaus. Luke… Read more »
The heinous killing of a pastor and eight others yesterday at a prayer meeting at a church in the US has sent shockwaves down my spine for a uniquely personal reason. Attending a no holds barred church where the truth… Read more »
On Facebook a lot lately, I was truly becoming alarmed about my new formed habit. Other things pressing on my mind this morning however, guess what the Spirit of God showed me in His word? “Let us not become conceited,… Read more »
Archbishop Trevor Huddleston who sadly died in 1998. Underneath a plaque erected in front of the South African High Commission in London as a memorial to Huddleston, is a quote ascribed to Nelson Mandela: ‘No white person has done more for South Africa than Trevor Huddleston.’ What an epitaph!!
Much as I’d like it to be otherwise, when it comes to social media I am what you would call a caveman. On Facebook for years, I rarely use the darn thing. But yesterday, I had an unusual surge of… Read more »
Mint may have once been a very popular confectionery in Nigeria, but it is MINT that I have been bombarded with recently in the news. So, what or who is MINT? Incontrovertibly, Brazil, Russia, India and China (BRIC) have been… Read more »
Listening to Ebenezer Obey’s ‘Mukulu Muke Maajo Folorun Mi’ (It is with joy and fanfare that I will dance in praise of my God) this morning, I stumbled on something the he said in passing: ‘Igbagbo ninu Jesu; kii doju ti ni’ – “faith in Christ is immunization against shame.” Oh, shame is a disease alright, friends!
According to the Gospel of John, Jesus started his ministry with a miracle at a wedding in Cana of Galilee. The fact that Jesus deemed the institution of marriage important enough to launch his three-year ministry is telling.