God and my Books

During last vacation, when I was more relaxed and relieved from the burden of studying to make good grades, and also from the burden of tutoring (which is a job I do on the side), I tended to make a lot of promises to God and to myself because, it was at that period of…

Restoration

Restore me back, To my green being, To when I was wet behind the ears, and reality was but a tale. Restore me back, To my unripe mindset, To when my reliance matured easily, for I thought I lived with angels. Restore me back, To my fresh outlook, To when my perspective about life, was…

Oblivious Encounter

I jumped into the deep waters when I didn’t know how to swim. I started the car and hit the accelerator when I didn’t know how to drive. I spent days on the painting of a mountain when I had no skills of art. An unfathomable sensation compelled me. It pounded on my chest endlessly…

Lessons 

As human as I am, I make so many mistakes. There are times I often repeat certain mistakes and it gets so frustrating that on numerous occasions, I just feel like giving up on myself. There are times I observe that some of my friends and family seem so prudent, they often don’t fall into…

You Can Endure the Wilderness.

There are times in our struggles and mountain of problems, we are often compelled to ask God many questions, “Lord, why? Why does this have to happen to me?” or “Why couldn’t my life have turned out different and be normal?”  We get frustrated, devastated, we become sorrowful, at times, we are just angry. As…

Carnality In The Church

I am a Christian, maybe not so matured as I may want to be, but I certainly do know that I’m not a baby either. I have been born-again for close to twelve years now and though my Christian walk has not been easy (backsliding here and there) due to the pressures and cultures of…

The Reality Of Junk Foods

It’s bewildering how inspite of the word “junk” being combined to “food”:junk food,  has not been able to deter people of this century from binging on it regularly. On the contrary, the mass love it! They relish every bit and every kind of junk food. But let’s get something cleared up first:What is junk? Junk…