TAMAR: AN UNSURE BRIDE

TAMAR: AN UNSURE BRIDE

Everything seemed to be happening too quickly…Tamar’s eyes were moist, with tears of uncertainty and anxiety, (as you might assume). Tamar an unsure bride made her way into the living room to greet her prospective father-in-law (Judah), kneeling courteously before him) Judah looked over the little damsel, as though he needed a more sure word […]

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TAMAR: A Heroine of Hope

TAMAR: A Heroine of Hope

Having explored the life of Rahab in the previous episodes, we shall consider another amazing character. Her name is Tamar: A heroine of hope! Tamar stared aimlessly at the floor, looking over the cracked potsherd few meters away from the door. All that mattered to her at this point was “justice”. She must do it […]

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THE INEVITABLE PILL

THE INEVITABLE PILL

If only the Creator would grant me the the power to heal Then the cheerless gates of misery, I would gladly seal That fearless devourer armed with daily zeal I could see the “die-hard” cringe for real! Forth would I go to the Omnipresent, whom I can seek The Almighty, before whom the mighty are […]

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A SOLEMN EPITAPH TO A DEPARTED SAINT

This is a solemn epitaph in honor of a departed saint! I thought I was an ingenious writer, always having my way with words, irrespective of dispositions…scribbling down realities using the pen. However, your exit made me realize that “In the art of writing, emotion is everything” In those days, I felt defenseless, watching my […]

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RAHAB: A HARLOT TURNED HEROINE!

RAHAB: A HARLOT TURNED HEROINE

Rahab is a harlot turned heroine, a shrewd prostitute who desired change. Many marital relationships have been sacrificed on the altar of revelry and ‘fleshy satisfaction’ in her bosom. CLICK HERE FOR THE PREVIOUS EPISODE: RAHAB: A WOMAN OF A SURE FAITH! Rahab was proud of her profession because it was somewhat legitimate at that […]

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RAHAB: A WOMAN OF A SURE FAITH!

RAHAB: A WOMAN OF A SURE FAITH!

We are still considering Rahab, a woman of pure and sure faith. You can read the previous episode here; RAHAB: A MOST UNLIKELY HELPER It was obvious that the Israelites were gradually advancing towards Jericho. The best trained armed military personnel in Jericho paraded the city continually, stringent defenses and security measures were already on […]

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RAHAB: A MOST UNLIKELY HELPER

RAHAB: A MOST UNLIKELY HELPER

Do you not consider it naivety and sheer foolhardiness for Rahab (A most unlikely helper) to have endangered her life and that of her loved ones by hiding strangers who may never keep to their own end of a mutual agreement? CLICK HERE FOR LAST EPISODE: RAHAB: the Wayfaring Prostitute Is it a risk worth […]

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RAHAB: THE WAYFARING PROSTITUTE

RAHAB: THE WAYFARING PROSTITUTE

We shall be taking a series, (beginning with Rahab: The wayfaring prostitute) discussing four (4) mystical women. They were ordinarily, most unqualified to be the ancestral Mothers of our Lord Jesus Christ, but for divine election, unusual faith (e.g Rahab) and perseverance, they were enlisted! There were four unlikely women who were Ancestresses of the […]

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