Ashamed of Jesus Christ?

Sunday Omori I read a story of how a woman’s godly character made her husband and his friends to receive Jesus Christ as Lord and Savior. This man wept when he surrendered to Jesus because his wife always tolerated his ungodly lifestyle and endured his ill-treatment. The worst happened when he went home one nightContinue reading Ashamed of Jesus Christ?

The Tongue of the Learned

Sunday Omori “The tongue has no bones but is strong enough to break a heart, so be careful with your words.” Anonymous I grew up in a community where it is common to hear a parent say to the child, “Naboboke”, meaning “You will die”. Aside from parents using these words, some people use them as a way of abusing or placing a curse on someone. LittleContinue reading The Tongue of the Learned

Flying like a Dove

Sunday Omori “We could fly so highLet our spirits never dieIn my heart I feel you are all my brothersCreate a world with no fearTogether we cry happy tearsSee the nations turn their swords into plowshares…. Heal the worldMake it a better placeFor you and for me, and the entire human raceThere are people dyingIfContinue reading Flying like a Dove

Rural Evangelism

HEM Int’l in collaboration with Flamers’ Prayer Network carried out a community outreach program in Mbaamu community, Konshisha Local Government Area, Benue State, Nigeria. The November 2021 outreach had over 1,000 children, youth, women and men in attendance. There were massive harvest of souls as more than lost souls gave their lives to Jesus Christ;Continue reading “Rural Evangelism”

Sowing in Tears – I

Sunday Omori Growing up in Mkpani, an agrarian community in Cross River State, Nigeria, I realized that most subsistence farmers  named the time between planting and harvest “yowa” season because saved or purchased seeds of major staple crops – yam, cassava and maize are planted and harvested after a couple of months. During this “yowa”Continue reading Sowing in Tears – I

Make Known Your Request to God

Sunday Omori Joseph Medlicott Scriven, the composer of the hymn, “What a Friend we Have in Jesus”, rightly points out that we forfeit peace and bear needless pains when we fail to carry everything to God in prayer. In line with Philippians 4:6, he admonishes us to see it as a privilege to take everythingContinue reading “Make Known Your Request to God”

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