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With or without Christ

People can live good lives without Christ. We can have everything we want in this world but without Christ our lives are meaningless.

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A stranger among his own people

To the youth, I was foreign, strange and unfamiliar yet at the same time I was one of them, a Nigerian. I didn’t understand them and couldn’t relate to them.

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How to be a Christian

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 85th Academy Awards® will air live on Oscar® Sunday, February 24, 2013.

Oscar Snub!

So a lot of people are kind of ticked off that this year’s Oscar nominations lack variety, in the ethnicity department by way of people of color, more specifically, black people. But should people of color, specifically black people, be upset that 99% of the films nominated this year consisted of a predominately all White casts?

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RIP Bishop Trevor Huddleston

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!!

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FaceGOD not Facebook

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 »

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Ebenezer Obey – musician and evangelist

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!