Stronghold, the Place You Know Too Well!

Growing up, I have only ever experienced the word ‘stronghold’ in a negative context. I’ll admit, that I was never one to search up the meaning and definition of anything myself. I simply trusted the words told to me. There was always this instinctive level of trust I would always place in people because of [...]

A Prayer For The Heart: 

Dear God,  (Jeremiah 17:9) says the human heart is the most deceitful of all things, and desperately wicked. So much so that I nor anyone of us really knows how bad it is?  (Proverbs 15:11) says that even Death and Destruction hold no secrets from You. So how much more do you know my human [...]

Discount. Discount. Discount.

“In this is love, not that we loved God, but that He loved us and sent His Son to be the propitiation, [that is, the atoning sacrifice, and the satisfying offering] for our sins [fulfilling God’s requirement for justice against sin and placating His wrath].” – 1 John 4:10 Funny enough this verse had me [...]

The Answer Is Closer Than You Think.

There is a Yorùbá adage which says “ohun ti a nwa lo si Sokoto waa l'abe sokoto ". This adage simply means “what we are travelling to Sokoto (a northern city in Nigeria) to get is inside the pocket of our trousers”.  Quoted by my Pastor to further emphasise his teaching which he titled ‘there is [...]

Longing for a Beautiful Place of Worship.

Wheeyy-heeeyy!!!! My very first cheeky weekly fav of 2017. I have been longing to get back into that beautiful place of worship with God. I stumbled on the beautiful sound of Elevation Worship. Elevation Worship is formed of worshippers from Elevation Church based in Charlotte, North Carolina. Pastored by Stephen Furtick. I would describe pastor Stephen [...]

An Open Letter to God the Holy Spirit.

Dear Holy Spirit, I am sorry, that I’ve always thought you to be somewhat of a mere messenger, who wears the phrase ‘speak only when told to speak’ so well. In all the doctrines and understanding I have acquired and accumulated, I have always thought of you as the lesser one in the Trinity. Sometimes, [...]

I’m Sorry but Don’t Be an Eve.

“Be the kind of woman who, when your feet hit the floor each morning, the devil says "Oh, no! She's up.” – Joanne Clancy This morning, I am that kind of woman. Feeling like I have just won the battle and a great war and it feels truly amazing. I came across this quote last [...]