The Thanksgiving Challenge

For this week, don’t pray for anything, just thank God for everything. I’m serious, don’t ask God just give Him thanks. Thanksgiving could be in the form of praise and worship, also in the form of thanksgiving prayers (just recounting His numerous blessings) or sowing a seed to someone who needs it or to your…

The Sword, The Shield and Your Life.

As small David stood in front of Goliath and stared at him eye ball to eye ball, something must have baffled Goliath about this boy. Not the size of David or the ‘catapult’ he was holding. Not even the stones in his hand. What must have struck Goliath was the audacity, the sheer bravery and…

The Smile for the Camera Relationships

Growing up, I realized quite early that God made my feet annoyingly big. My dad and brothers couldn’t pass down shoes to me because as early as 17, I had outgrown everyone’s shoe size. During Youth Service, the NYSC officials couldn’t provide me with a shoe that could fit. I wear 46/47 and the most…

Date Your Wife and Marry Your Girlfriend

“Date your wife and marry your girlfriend” – Kurtis Smith, 2015 I can’t stress the above quote enough. Let me break it down. Date your wife: Most people enter into relationships for various reasons. For companionship, to be taken care of (women are mostly guilty of this), for the sex (men raise your hands), for…

Basketball: 3 Tall Men, 2 Kings, 1 God

Growing up, I realized that I was growing taller than my mates and was always made to stand at the back of the class during morning assembly. Occasionally the height advantage felt good as a child but more often than not, towering over my peers brought with it unnecessary attention from teachers who were always…

Why You Should Stop Hustling

Why should God bless your hustle when he can bless you enough so you don’t have to hustle? Hustle is a word often used to mean “working hard” but hustle by definition actually means obtaining something illicitly or by force. As a matter of fact, one of my favorite series on TV is HUSTLE. It…

Operation “JUMP and PASS”

“The day my enemies turned tail and ran, they stumbled on You and fell on their faces. You took over and set everything right; when I needed You, You were there, taking charge. I’m thanking You, God, from a full heart. I am writing the book of your wonders. I am whistling, laughing and JUMPING…

When Worry Makes You A Warrior

A few years ago, Martha was asked by a colleague to pick up her grand mother for her checkup at the hospital. Martha didn’t know this woman. All she was told was that this person was more than 90 years old and probably quite frail. But the person who opened the door when Martha knocked…

What is New About Your Love Life?

You are both in love, that’s not new. You talk to each other every day, that’s not new. You lovebirds can’t stand being away from each other, nothing new. You have unbridled, wild and sometimes steamy sex, still not new. What’s new about your relationship with God pertaining to your relationship with him/her? Has dating…

Faith vs Fear

Fear is one of the most potent forces on earth and its always a negative force but we have a more powerful force called Faith. Fear keeps you captive and makes you believe you can’t achieve a set target while Faith captivates you and makes you believe with God by your side you can achieve…