Month: March 2019

Mama mi

Irreplaceable. My best friend, my mother and my older sister. You have this balance between nurturing and loving and jokey that I love. You are welcoming and also stern with your yes and your no. Loving. Your unconditional love for me, always heals me. From the woes of this world and even from the insecurities I often load upon myself…

Happy Mother’s Day!

Today is one of the most important times of the year, the celebration of mother’s everywhere. Though I may not be a parent myself, I have and continue to experience the great love and care from my own mother. I can imagine that being a mother is not at all an easy job and at times you may want to…

Unknown

You vanished into thin air You were untraceable All I hold are your words and letters that you shared with me. Your writing captivated me, I fell in love with your writing Although you are unknown to me, I accepted you as part of my family. Location. Unknown. Worry sits beside me as questions appear before me It’s been a…

FOR GOD… FOR LOVE… FOR COUNTRY

I know a man Whose heart is for God, Whose love is for his family, Whose devotion is to his country. He amongst many others, Are on the front lines Here today and there, tomorrow – Defending and protecting the nation, With a hope to see, The smile of his son; With a yearning to be, In the embrace of…

A Promised Wish (Part Two)

Tears roll down my face as joy seeps through every part of my body. The jungle’s prayer has now been answered, the time of appointing is here at long last. Yet a slither of fear settles in my inner most being, no one is aware of what leadership we will soon be under once we are united with the chosen…

Humility part 2

Written by Allen Ossuetta We’ve learnt a whole lot about Humility already so today I’ll be building on the already laid foundation with these subtopics.. What does God see as Humility Why does God want us to be humble And thou shalt remember all the way which the Lord thy God led thee these forty years in the wilderness, to…

Humility

Written by Olamilekan Esan The theme for the week is still Humility. What is Humility. Humility means “the state of being humble.” Humility and Humble have their origin in the Latin word humilis, meaning “low.” Simply, the quality or state of being humble is freedom from pride and arrogance. Many people have the wrong idea about God, the Bible and…

Why?

A question that helps us go into the root, it goes beyond just observations or explanations that are built upon assumptions of the unknown. WHY? why do you fill yourself with this and that? what void are you trying to mask by temporary things? what point are you trying to prove? WHY? Why do you say a word a certain…

MORE OR LESS

The restless soul seeks adventure, The hungry soul longs for satisfaction; But are they ever filled? Do they find rest? For in going here and there – And moving hither and thither, We think we will be accomplished; But it seems as thus: An accomplishment begets the quest for another So we say to ourselves: ‘A little more now, A…

A Promised Wish (Part One)

A perpetual cry resounding throughout the Animal Kingdom. The sage spoke bitter words that started an uproar throughout the Kingdom, she had foretold of an insuperable bond that’ll be born, having the power to bring about a new age and lead the Kingdom into everlasting peace or bitter destruction. These words continued to haunt us as the years rolled by,…