The state charged him with a very serious offence in Sahel Province of West Africa; murder to be specific. It was what lawyers referred to as culpable homicide punishable with death. Since the trial began, the prosecution counsel had observed that this middle-aged man in the dock radiated an inner peace, strength, and courage; something …

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A wise son brings joy to his father, but a foolish son brings grief to his mother (Proverbs 10:1 NIV). Whoever keeps the law is a discerning son, but a companion of gluttons shames his father (Proverbs 28:7 NKJV). Most Christian parents desire to see their children grow up into responsible, God-honoring adults. We never …

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Millions of urban families in the so-called Third World face a severe housing problem. They live in homes that lack adequate sanitation, have an irregular electricity supply and are built of flimsy materials. However, the form that the housing problem takes varies greatly between and within countries: homelessness is significant in some places, elsewhere the …

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The issue of whether it is proper for Christians to drink alcoholic beverages has often generated heated debate within the church. You cannot visit an average supermarket or shop in any part of the world where you would not find an array of wines, brandy, rum, beers, and other alcoholic beverages in stock. Parties and …

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Text: Isaiah 54: 2 – 3   2 “Enlarge the place of your tent,    stretch your tent curtains wide,    do not hold back;    lengthen your cords,    strengthen your stakes. 3 For you will spread out to the right and to the left;    your descendants will dispossess nations    and settle …

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Be God Conscious: Carry God everywhere. Act and think every time of God. Commit Yourself to Service unto the Lord:(Exodus 23: 25 – 26). Joshua got to his place of promotion through service. Zechariah was in the place of service when God visited his wife. Service activates a covenant of protection. A secret place is …

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Planning The Role

There is no road too long to the man who advances deliberately and without undue haste. No honour is too distant to the man who prepares for them with patience – Anon. There is a price to be paid for any endeavour worth its while. Life is set and guided by the table stones of …

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Marriage is the legal union between a man and a woman. God is the author of marriage. Genesis 2 vs. 18. The purposes of marriage are as follows; To reflect the relationship between Christ and the church (Ephesians 5 25, 2 Corinthians 11 2). For companionship (Genesis 2 18). For the legal expression of intimate …

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All forms and levels of academic examinations tend to cause stress for the majority of the students who are to participate therein. The months of May/June of every year are synonymous with the schedule of exams for the senior secondary school level. If there is a barometer for measuring national exam stress levels, it would …

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From the birth of the Church and until the present day, Christians (especially African Christians) have struggled with how to relate to the world and its culture. Several Scriptures from the Holy Book have also warned the elect of God against worldliness, to wit: And do not be conformed to this world, but be transformed …

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