The post-flood world God’s covenant with Noah (Genesis 9) was, as it were, with a restored humanity. Something like an Adam & Eve 2.0, but this time with a whole family. The language of fruitfulness and multiplication shows this (v. 1), as well as the extension of human diet to include meat and other animal … Continue reading Noah and the new creation
No one is Self-made
Photo by Jehyun Sung on Unsplash 2 Chronicles 27:6 speaks to every person seeking to achieve great things: "Jotham grew powerful because he walked steadfastly before the LORD his God. "(NIV) The source of his greatness was clear. It was from God. And he needed to learn this. His father Uzziah was a great king … Continue reading No one is Self-made
Five Common Problems in Christian Writing
Photo by Green Chameleon on Unsplash I teach and discuss the Christian worldview through articles and posts, and I remain in awe of the power of the written word. Therefore, many within the Christian world, both in the past and today, have worked to communicate truth in words via the printed page or on the … Continue reading Five Common Problems in Christian Writing
How my Faith helps me serve Customers
Photo by Joyce Busola on Unsplash Since the latter decades of the twentieth century, customer service has become crucial among businesses worldwide. Companies increasingly understand that it is not enough to provide an excellent product. Getting the product across to customers, and the interaction with these customers both during and after the sale, are equally, … Continue reading How my Faith helps me serve Customers
Are you Up in the Air?
The 2009 movie, Up in the Air, can be seen, especially through its lead character, Ryan Bingham (played by George Clooney), as a depiction of the modern individual.
Why the Trinity Matters
Photo by Casey Horner on Unsplash If you received a measure of Christian education while growing up, you certainly would have learnt about the unique view of God held by Christians. You would have understood that this is a foundational doctrine which you can't deny and remain a Christian. But like many others (including me), you may not … Continue reading Why the Trinity Matters
Breaking News, Global News
The gospel is breaking news. It is a message of an unfolding reality that grips us by the collar of our hearts and demands we pay attention. It compels our attention because its content affects our destiny; its theme goes right to the foundation of our existence and asks us to decide for life or for death.
Christ, the Power and Wisdom of God
The Christian world seems to be split into two broad camps. On the one hand are those who have cultivated the study of theology over centuries, exploring the profound disclosure of God and his relation to us which is given in the scriptures; and on the other are various groups and communities which desire, celebrate … Continue reading Christ, the Power and Wisdom of God
Quick thoughts for the single lady considering a guy
Marriage is a vital but lifelong commitment. It requires that you act wisely and make the right decision.
A sermon in a song I love country music. And one of my all-time favourite singers is Dolly Parton. Her 1980 hit, 9 to 5, was quite popular while growing up. And this was not just for its beautiful, upbeat tune, but the brilliant critique of modern work culture in its lyrics. Recall the first … Continue reading Loving Lagos