Failing Forward

Sunday Omori “There is no failure except in no longer trying.” – Chris Bradford As a new student on the Food Valley campus of the Wageningen University, one thing that caught my attention was the large number of bicycles parked daily in the premises. Most students and some lecturers go to and return from school by bicycle.Continue reading Failing Forward

The Untouchable Spectator

Sunday Omori In one of the church services I attended some years back, a woman shared a testimony of how armed robbers came to her neighborhood and carted away her neighbors’ valuable items and didn’t knock on her door. I have heard other children of God share similar testimonies of how God exempted them fromContinue reading The Untouchable Spectator

Evolving from the Old You

Sunday Omori “And have put on the new man, which is renewed in knowledge after the image of him that created him” (Colossians 3:10) Sometimes, while on my daily activities, my past lifestyle flashes. In such moments, I begin to ask myself, “Were you the one that did such a thing”? Then a still small voiceContinue reading Evolving from the Old You

Accepting Scriptural Responsibilities

Sunday Omori “And Simon answering said unto him, Master, we have toiled all the night, and have taken nothing: nevertheless at thy word I will let down the net.” (Luke 5:5) Simon Peter knew that Jesus Christ is Lord and that He was capable of meeting his need. Despite toiling throughout the night and catchingContinue reading “Accepting Scriptural Responsibilities”

Seeing Light in God’s Light

Sunday Omori In science we are made to understand that light is a form energy with which a human eye makes things visible. Light contains photons which are minute packets of energy. Energy is from a Greek word “energeia” which means work, activity or operation. Energy is the power that comes from sources such as heatContinue reading Seeing Light in God’s Light

The Power of the Sent Word

Sunday Omori “And he humbled thee, and suffered thee to hunger, and fed thee with manna, which thou knewest not, neither did thy fathers know; that he might make thee know that man doth not live by bread only, but by every word that proceedeth out of the mouth of the Lord doth man live.” (Deuteronomy 8:3)Continue reading “The Power of the Sent Word”

Overcoming the Spirit of Depression

Sunday Omori It was a long dark night, over two decades ago in Mkpani town. Close to my family house were some trees that housed all kinds of birds. From my room, I could hear one owl hooting for a while and it seemed not to be weary. My parents and siblings were fast asleep.Continue reading “Overcoming the Spirit of Depression”