The way I see it

Created to die – a parable of chickens and purpose

Created to die – a parable of chickens and purpose

I remember a story my father used to tell to illustrate a life of purpose. A man bought two chickens, fed them and took care of them. His goal was that by Christmas that year, they would be grown enough and would be slaughtered as Christmas chicken. Every day he fed them, he was picturing…

5 things every man needs in today’s world

5 things every man needs in today’s world

  The desire to live a significant life and leave a mark in history is one that almost every man desires; however, not everyone gets to live this dream. It often ends up like a futile race of chasing shadows if one does not develop the right strategy to fight and win in today’s world….

This African Perception of Meat…

This African Perception of Meat…

Many times I would drive into a fast food to buy a plate of food, and the piece of chicken on the plate alone would cost as much as N700. I would still buy it, eat and finish it in one sitting. Comon, it’s just lunch. Sometimes, I would buy my favourite yogurt which is…

You can’t have a ‘head’ and claim there is no God

You can’t have a ‘head’ and claim there is no God

I am fully convinced that anyone who has gotten to the point of doubting the existence of God has truly lost his capacity to think. This is because everything around us and in us are screaming, shouting, pointing and showing the existence of one whom our minds cannot fully comprehend. And I think that’s the…

Something more than chicken burgers…

I happened to be at my wife’s office at lunchtime recently and we both decided to have lunch at this cool restaurant close to her office. Great meal it was by the way! We ordered dishes we don’t come by very easily. 45 minutes down the line, it was time to pay and I remember…

I don’t think so…

Many of my friends, colleagues and church members had made me look like a champion for the decision I took some 8 months ago. They often give me this impression that I was doing something quite extra-ordinary for God, and in reality, I sometimes felt so too. There were times when I felt I was…

Are we just PCs?

In the end, we are all like computers. Same hardware, but what determines the functionality of our hardware is the isoftware that drives us from within. Everybody began with the same Operating System, but somewhere along the line, some of us went for an upgrade. Wow! This new OS? Amazing. Can’t be described. You just…