Kikelomo Kuponiyi in Unfolding Grace
From the moment Bayo Elvis-John heard the words, “give it to me” in a revelation, something about his life changed. And everything about him pointed to Surrender.
The danger of celebrity cult - Part 1
In the heart of every youth is an idol, which he adores, and which unknowingly affects his loyalty to God. The idol is not a carved image, but the image of a celebrity or icon after whom he patterns his life. That image looms so large that it prevents him from giving his total allegiance…
The prayer that raises the hand of God - Part 1
Elijah was a man with a nature like ours, and he prayed earnestly that it would not rain. And it did not rain on the land for three years and six months. And he prayed again, and the heaven gave rain, and the earth produced its fruits, James 5:17-18 (NKJV) E.M. Bounds, a famous American Evangelist…
Obedience is better than sacrifice: The church and the challenge of good governance
It was with great trepidation that I accepted the invitation to deliver this keynote address to this august assemblage of ecclesiastical doyens of the Methodist Church, Owerri Diocese. My trepidation was predicated on the fact that as a Methodist, I will be placed in the unlikely position of a student pontificating to his teachers. Nonetheless,…
Living sacrifice among the Igbo
The Igbo is one of the three major tribes occupying the south-eastern geopolitical zone of Nigeria. They have cultural traditions and customs, which help in maintaining their society.
Akinde, Bamgbola Task Christians, Leaders On Sacrifice
The Archbishop of the Ecclesiastical Province of Lagos, Church of Nigeria (Anglican Communion) and Bishop, Lagos Mainland, Most Rev. Adebayo Dada Akinde, has called on Nigerians, especially Christians to reflect on their lifestyles, values and relationship with God, more so, as they join their counterparts the world over to celebrate the risen Christ, tomorrow.