Delight in the Lord

What does it mean to delight in the Lord? Christians are meant to be happy people. But happy in what? Ourselves? Our bank account? Our family? Our educational and career attainment? None of these are wrong in themselves if they inspire happiness in us. But could and should there be a deeper bedrock that inspires and sustains our joy and […]

Are You Intentional?

Three weeks ago, you made a promise to experience awesome, do awesome and be awesome. You promised to come out of your comfort zone and take some risks. You promised not to be afraid of the unknown. You promised. Yes, you promised. Remember the energy you had at the start of 2017? Where’s it all gone? Why do you feel diminised […]

Dear 2017

Dear Awesome 2017, Here’s a letter from me to you. I welcome you. I’ve looked with earnest expectation for your arrival. And I am delighted to finally meet you. Now listen, as I set things in order between us. Many have predicted you’ll be a difficult year. Experts have warned of the impact of Brexit. Many fear you’ll come with lots […]

5 Reasons To Embrace Challenges

We are not immune to life’s tussles; inflation-bursting household bills, broken promises, health problems, nights on hospital bed, childcare dilemma, difficult career demands and decisions, bank balance in the red… the list is endless. This week, a colleague asked me how to deal with an unreasonable boss making life difficult for him. Do I tell him to quit and move […]

Vessels of Hope

This weekend, I spent Sunday afternoon with four masters (MSc) students I’ve been seeking opportunity to reach out to. We went out for lunch and chatted about life experiences, politics and relationships. Yes, there was no bible study over meal but keep reading… At the end of the evening, I asked if they could join me at the weekly young […]

Following Jesus Afar Off — Part 1

But Peter followed him afar off unto the high priest’s palace, and went in, and sat with the servants, to see the end — Matthew 26:58. Have you ever messed up big time as a Christian? And when you look back, you are like; “What! Did I actually do that?” Yes, you are not alone. Peter, a disciple and apostle of […]