Whose Damsel is This?

Whose Damsel is this?

         The sun was high up in the sky. Now, Ruth was tired and thirsty. The thought of requesting for water from the foreman of the harvest was quickly dismissed. She didn’t want to sound ungrateful, since she was a foreigner. Hence, she decided to deal with the first problem.     […]

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RUTH AND NAOMI

RUTH AND NAOMI

        Ruth and Naomi arrived Bethlehem Judah safely. Although the journey was a tiring one, Ruth couldn’t wait to finally get to Bethlehem-Judah. Severally, she had wondered how Naomi would have traveled so far on her own. Probably, her faith in God would have been the bonus!     The old widow […]

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RUTH AND ORPAH

The stage was set. Naomi had taken the decision, having ruminated carefully over its import. On the morrow, the old widow took a final stroll around her matrimonial home, (in the strange land of Moab). For one moment, she felt like a true fugitive. Nodding in deep regret, she sobbed in between her breath so […]

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THE DEATH OF ELIMELECH

Ruth and Orpah were homely and lovely. She found in them, the daughters she never had. She had found solace in them upon the death of Elimelech.

       It was three weeks already. Elimelech thought nothing of returning back home! He made to stay for a little more time, perhaps fortune might smile on them in Moab.  Click here  for the previous episode: Elimelech and Naomi.  They settled in fast and Elimelech soon found work.           […]

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ELIMELECH AND NAOMI

Ehlimelech and Naomi were not discerning appropriately that  the lineage of the Messiah would continue from their family line.They had allowed the economy...

     Ruth is the last woman to be considered on the series. The  Four Most Unlikely Ancestresses Of Christ.  Having considered three other women: Rahab, Tamar and Bathsheba. Our series shall begin with two interesting bible characters: Elimelech and Naomi Ruth 1: 1-2 1Now it came to pass in the days when the judges […]

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MY FLEECE

My fleece was an immaculately white material that acted as a natural cover for my nakedness, as well as an enclosure to my internal organs organs.

       Born and nurtured as a sheep in a vast array of living creatures, other than man. I had so much endowment to be grateful to my Creator for. I could proudly say that I was carefully created. Apparently, it was no news that I was wonderfully adorned by a unique outer covering […]

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GRACE: A MYSTERIOUS TEACHER

Efforts to obey the law, from the days of yoreThis, He saw, as we sinned so the moreA system of relief came to the forePresenting a salvation scheme to the core! Some call her a living personalityOthers say she’s a system of spiritual partialityTo the extreme though, she may be a worldly liberalityAnd a licence […]

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Finding Spiritual Freshness in Solitude

finding spiritual freshness in solitude

I was beaming with smiles as I received the much cherished Bachelor of Pharmacy (B. Pharm) licence, shortly after swearing to the Pharmacist’s Oath. Celebrations were at its peak as friends and well-wishers graced the Induction ceremony.I had full assurance that the future (as regards my pharmacy career was bright)  hence I prodded on with […]

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SILENCE AS A POWERFUL TOOL FOR COMMUNION

SILENCE AS A POWERFUL TOOL FOR COMMUNION

Personally, I have observed that silence has a voice, although its speakings are inaudible. The Christian community is replete with teachings and diverse expositions on the subject of prayer. One look at the plethora of literatures, audio-visual materials and institutions that focuses primarily on the subject of prayer leaves one in awe of such invaluable […]

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THE HEALING STEM

Wriggling to gather my bloodied littersAngry stares met my rouge fingers‘Tis sickening stench was my typical markerI thought a chance with Jesus was a ‘never’ The surging throng, nonethelessI made it through the pressThoughts of a dozen years of sheer ignominyAnd a gravely bruised feminity I was that red, lame dameIn a bid to feel […]

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THE FALL OF PRINCES!

THE FALL OF PRINCES!

Now, the child Solomon grew and waxed strong in strength and character, being instructed in the ways of the Lord. Though he was quite young, Bathsheba gave no room for unhealthy influences to the young prince and had him receive instructions directly from the Prophet, Nathan. Bathsheba birthed several sons for the King: Shobab, Shammuah, […]

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MY KOINONIA STORY!

MY KOINONIA STORY!

This is my koinonia story… In 2013, I was searching through a friend’s phone in search of musical tracks when I stumbled upon an audio message titled “the Voice of God”.  I listened to it, whilst doing my laundry. Suddenly, I started feeling a strange sensation all over my body… the words in the message […]

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APOSTLE JOSHUA SELMAN

APOSTLE JOSHUA SELMAN

God seeks for men. He is still in the business of searching for willing vessels, into which He can replicate His possibilities. However, some men have heeded to the clarion call in a time like this. In response to this, they have poured out their lives as an offering to be used by the Holy […]

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JUDGMENT

JUDGMENT

Nathan left for David’s palace. He had a message for the King. No sooner had David sighted the Prophet than he stood in a frenzied state to welcome him. Nathan hardly ever visited the palace except on an important mission. He had brought with him, judgment to be passed on the King. David scanned through […]

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BATHSHEBA: THE ADULTEROUS WIDOW

BATHSHEBA: THE ADULTEROUS WIDOW

Bathsheba wept her eyes sore. Was this a punishment of some sort?  Uriah had died alongside some warriors. It was quite touching that Bathsheba, the adulterous widow had seen little of marital fulfillment from her late husband. However, it was even more painful than the late Hittite was unaware of her recent obscene act and […]

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URIAH; THE HONORABLE HITTITE

URIAH; THE HONOURABLE HITTITE

Uriah, the honorable Hittite was recalled from the battlefields. He returned to the palace, quite unsure of his fate, nor the reason for his sudden recall! The King and he weren’t exactly on very intimate terms. The relationship that existed between the duo was mutually formal. It was true that he was not indispensable as […]

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BATHSHEBA AND DAVID

BATHSHEBA AND DAVID

As you might assume, the encounter between Bathsheba and David was an ill-fated one. Our story continues… CLICK HERE TO READ THE PREVIOUS EPISODE: URIAH AND BATHSHEBA Two days later, David awoke from a nap in the cool of the evening. On his desk was a progress report; His warriors fared well on the battlefields. […]

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URIAH AND BATHSHEBA

Uriah and Bathsheba were a couple.Uriah is a Hebrew name meaning ‘God is my light'. He was believed to have converted to Judaism so as to be recruited...

?Uriah and Bathsheba were a couple. Uriah is a Hebrew name meaning ‘God is my light’. He was believed to have converted to Judaism so as to be recruited into David’s army. The word ‘Hittite’ is from the Hebrew word ‘Heth’ who was one of the sons of Canaan from the lineage of Ham. Ham […]

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WHO IS KING DAVID ?

WHO IS KING DAVID?

Really, who is King David? Still on the series: The Four Most Unlikely Ancestresses of Jesus Christ. We shall be considering a woman called Bathsheba and her encounter with a powerful King (David) in those times. King David had just scribbled the last line of his praise-poem. He thought of adding some finishing touches to […]

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MY LOVER’S LAIR

MY LOVER'S LAIR!

Bid me feel my dear Lover Twirls of an unsteady heart meter Gazes that sweep me off my feet In His quiver, I feel complete! Loving Jesus, my foremost delight Awes me with His Princely Might! None could be lovelier, save my Lord He ‘s won my heart without one word! I am my Lover’s […]

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WELCOME ADDRESS

Hello, lovely ones, I have truly missed you all. Apologies for my absence for well over 2 months, without prior notice… A renowned sage (A.W Tozer) once said: “Sometimes it is needful to stop moving so that you can move faster” I took the bold step (after several months of delay) to start blogging as […]

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